Cuda is a GPU programming language developed by NVIDIA. Currently Shamu contains two (2) very high end GPU nodes consisting of eight (8) Telsa K80 GPU computational units. The following instructions will show you have to access these nodes, where to find the sample code from the official SDK package and compiling examples. The GPU nodes should only
be used for GPU programming, compilation and execution.
Access to the GPU queue
In order to access the two (2) GPU nodes you will need to request access by emailing your information (My UTSA ID) to firstname.lastname@example.org
. If you already have an account on Shamu you will not need your sponsor or PIs permission to gain access to the GPU nodes.
- 17 Jan 2017