CADES Storage Quick Start Guide

CADES has a variety of data storage resources available to users.


High performance parallel filesystem that is purged periodically, used for high performance processing and analysis. Move important data files to Project space.


High capacity filesystem available for projects, accessible using HPC and Cloud. Projects are initially given 10TB of shareable space; contact CADES if more space is required.

Storage Summary

File system Path Type Purge
Scratch Open /lustre/or-scratch/group
Moderate /lustre/hydra/group
Lustre Files not modified outside of 90 days may be automatically removed
Project /nfs/data/group NFS None
Object Amazon Web Service (external service) S3 None

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