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Important Anaconda Python Announcement

August 3, 2017
  • Anaconda Python 2.7 and 3.6 are the new Python platforms.
  • The old version of Python 2.7 will be handled by Anaconda.
  • Python 3.3 will be deprecated at the end of August.
  • We no longer are updating modules for the old versions of Python.

The benefit of using the Anaconda environment is that it is built with data science in mind: popular Python modules are already included in the environment, module versions are maintained by Anaconda for compatibility, and researchers can install additional...

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RCE Developer Blog

Always On: Persistent Interactive Jobs on the RCE

Do you run interactive jobs on the Research Computing Environment (RCE)? You probably do, but, do you know what differentiates interactive jobs from non-interactive or batch RCE jobs?

It’s simple: Interactive jobs expect user-input and are often GUI providing applications like XStata, Matlab, or Mathematica. Batch jobs expect no user input and run in parallel without intervention.

How RCE powered applications work now



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