High Performance Computing


Dalma is NYUAD High Performance Computing (HPC) cluster. The cluster consists of around 12,000 computing cores providing a performance of approx. 385 TFLOPS. Dalma is built from 430 nodes and has a total of over 2.8 PB of storage. Dalma replaced NYUAD’s first HPC cluster BuTinah in 2016. The cluster is used for computationally extensive research, artificial intelligence (AI) and big data.

HPC Services

  • relationship management (HPC user support)
  • request management
  • user account management
  • scientific applications support
  • scientific application license management
  • resource monitoring and tuning 
  • backup and recovery
  • HPC network management
  • HPC system management
  • visualization
  • ankabut file transfer