System Access and Use

There are three different access modes for RDI2 production ACI Resources: 

1. General Users

  • Start-up allocations, limited resources
  • Open to Rutgers community

2. Awarded Users

  • Proposals required (2 call for proposals per year)
  • Allocation based on merit
  • Project-based (PI + users associated with the project)
  • Open software, tools and libraries

3. RDI2 Partners

  • User support services, software by arrangement
  • Allocated compute resources
  • Allocated data/backup services

• Allocations for all users are for 6 month terms


How can I obtain access to RDI2 production ACI resources for my research?

Early adopters (e.g., ~2M SUs available for Jan 2016)

  • Proposals were due 12/9/2015
  • Access to the system is expected to begin Monday, 1/4/2016
  • Ramp up projects and user access

– Call for proposals (Awarded Users)

  • Proposals by Principal Investigator (PI)
  • Deadlines (twice a year – April/October)
  • Committee reviews requests based on merit and then award available SUs

– Open access (start-up allocations - General Users)

RDI2 membership