// Instructionals 

The NCCS is committed to ensuring users are supported with helpful information and tools. Explore instructional materials, videos, and FAQ’s/terminology to help navigate our Systems and Services.

System Updates

Find out what is new with our Systems, Services, and Software.


// By System or Service 

// By Topic 

// By Tools 

  • RES - reanalysis datasets queries
  • CREATE-V - interactive tool to visualize climate data
  • Cron jobs – time-based job scheduler
  • DIRAC – mass storage system
  • EDAS - Earth Data Analytics Service
  • Filezila – file transfer system (Mac, Windows, Linux)
  • Guacamole – web interface for virtual machines (ADAPT)
  • Ganglia – monitoring tool (ADAPT)
  • GPU nodes – how to use on Discover and/or ADAPT
  • mpiP – scalable MPI profiling library
  • policeme – job monitoring
  • Progress – version control server
  • PuTTY – Windows log-in system
  • Scalasca – software for measurement analysis and optimization of parallel performance
  • SLURM – job scheduler/running jobs
  • TAU Performance System – performance evaluation tool
  • Xterm – standard terminal window for X Windows system
  • WinSCP – Windows file transfer

Modeling Guru

A research and collaboration resource for all users of NASA scientific models and NASA's High End Computing (HEC) systems.


// Brown Bag Archive 

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The NCCS holds brown bag knowledge sharing sessions periodically on topics that support our users’ work with our systems. See an archive of previous brown bag presentations.