With a total of 3000+ CPU cores, 120,000 GPU cores, 12+TB of memory, and 1 PB of storage across all systems, our High Performance Computing (HPC) resources allow researchers to run compute intensive, large memory programs quickly and efficiently; and store data securely and accessibly.

Our systems are available for use at no-cost to members of the Dartmouth community.

Request an Account to access Discovery and other HPC resources. All you need is a valid Dartmouth NetID.



Discovery is a 2800+ processor Linux RedHat 6.5 cluster that is available to the Dartmouth research community. The discovery support team provides consulting on debugging, optimizing and parallelizing code and will install additional application software if requested.

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Andes & Polaris

Andes and Polaris are shared memory computers which run large memory, computationally intensive, programs and applications.