On XSEDE, what is Longhorn (TACC)?
On the Extreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment
(XSEDE), Longhorn (
is the Dell/NVIDIA visualization and data analysis cluster at Texas
Advanced Computing Center (TACC).
Longhorn is an ideal companion resource for working with large data sets created on Ranger (TACC), because Longhorn can directly access Ranger's Lustre parallel file system through a 10 GigE network link.
A web-based interface, the Longhorn Visualization Portal, is also available to Longhorn users.
For system specifications and user documentation, see TACC Longhorn User Guide in the XSEDE User Portal.
For more about XSEDE compute, advanced visualization, storage, and special purpose systems, see the Resources Overview, Systems Monitor, and User Guides. For scheduled maintenance windows, outages, and other announcements related to XSEDE digital services, see User News.
This document was developed with support from National Science Foundation (NSF) grant OCI-1053575. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the NSF.
Last modified on July 17, 2013.