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 ====== The portal cluster ====== ====== The portal cluster ======
  
-The ''​%%portal%%''​ cluster is a general purpose cluster of servers whose logins are load balanced among the servers. Upon an '​ssh'​ to ''​%%portal.cs.virginia.edu%%'',​ your login will be placed on the least loaded of the cluster'​s servers (portal[01,etc.]). Each system is running CentOS Linux 7, has 128GB of memory, 16 virtual cores, and ~200GB of scratch (/localtmp) space. The portal will eventually replace the old "​power*"​ nodes which are nearing retirement age.+The ''​%%portal%%''​ cluster is a general purpose cluster of servers whose logins are load balanced among the servers. Upon an '​ssh'​ to ''​%%portal.cs.virginia.edu%%'',​ your login will be placed on the least loaded of the cluster'​s servers (portal[01,02,03,04]). Each system is running CentOS Linux 7, has 128GB of memory, 16 virtual cores, and ~200GB of scratch (/localtmp) space. The portal will eventually replace the old "​power*"​ nodes which are nearing retirement age
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 +You can use portal to perform many interactive tasks, like editing files, compiling code, testing code, etc. If you intend to run long, compute intensive programs, you should use other computing resources in the Dept
  
 You must use your CS domain userid (identical to your UVA userid) and password to '​ssh'​ to portal. For example: You must use your CS domain userid (identical to your UVA userid) and password to '​ssh'​ to portal. For example:
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