Affordable Computing for Campus & Corporate

Triton Shared Computing Cluster (TSCC) provides advanced computing resources and services to support the needs of the UC San Diego research community. In addition, researchers from other academic institutions and industries can also participate in this research computing program. The TSCC operates on two different computing models – Condo (a system purchase model) and Hotel (a pay-as-you-go model) to support a broad range of research computing workloads including traditional HPC, HTC, and emerging big data pipelines.

TSCC Program Features and Benefits

  • Access to a much greater number of nodes than purchased
  • Many installed software packages, or install your own
  • Access to research and user communities who share tips and information
  • Collaboration opportunities with SDSC cyberinfrastructure experts 
  • Housed in a secure, climate-controlled, energy-efficient data center
  • Compute nodes professionally administered 
  • Non-competitive proposal system
  • Shorter average wait times than national systems