High Performance and Research Computing Services
HPRCS System Support
Kodiak accounts are available to Baylor faculty, graduate and
undergraduate students. To request an account, contact
Students should have their faculty sponsor request the account on the
student's behalf. Accounts are also available to non-Baylor individuals
who are collaborating with Baylor researchers. Once your account is
created, you should receive an email with your username and your
account's initial password that you will use to log in to Kodiak.
Kodiak Beginner's Guide
New users with little or no experience with Linux or Unix-like
environments might want to first read the
Kodiak Beginner's Guide.
It discusses the basics needed to use Kodiak. While it is not meant to
be a comprehensive tutorial on Linux usage, it will hopefully be enough
for you to get started.
- Kodiak User's Guide
For information and instructions on compiling and running programs on
Kodiak, see the
Kodiak User's Guide.
It goes into more detail on Kodiak's architecture, discusses compiling
software, and submitting jobs to run on Kodiak using the batch system.
Other HPC and Research Related Resources
- How do I request assistance and approval for a technology system?
Any technology hardware, software, or service purchased or licensed by campus
departments must be reviewed and approved by ITS before implementation. You can
get more details here.
- How can I get Linux installed on my computer?
- How can I get the CrashPlan backup client installed on my Linux system?
- I need help with some other Linux/Unix issue.
For assistance with Linux related issues, contact HPRCS staff for support.