WARNING: From 9am on 19th August until 5pm on 2nd September there will be no access to the Stanage HPC cluster.

We will send an email to notify you when Stanage is back online and available for job submission.


The ShARC HPC cluster was decommissioned on the 30th of November 2023 at 17:00. It is no longer possible for users to access that cluster.

Community software

Users may wish to install software that is accessible to many/all users on the cluster in an area that uses/respects traditional Linux permissions. On ShARC users can request they be given write access to directories created beneath /usr/local/community for this purpose.

See Community areas for software for more information including the policy for the management of these areas.

Publicly-documented community software