More RAM for All

We recently adjusted the amount of RAM / memory available to all users of the High-Performance Computing Cluster (HPCC). The default all.q job queue cap has been raised from 640GB to 1024GB, a whole terabyte of memory! Additionally, if you are not familiar with the short.q job queue, please giveRead More

EPO PATSTAT 2016b (Fall) is Here!

Wharton Research Computing is excited to announce the European Patent Office’s PATSTAT Fall 2016 (2016b) worldwide patent data. We have loaded Fall 2016 PATSTAT onto our HPC systems, including: raw CSV files (in ZIPs) at /data/PATSTAT/patstat2016b indexed tables (for fast queries!) in our MySQL servers as the ‘patstat2016b’ database University 2016 PATSTAT subscribers alreadyRead More

Julia is Here!

Welcome to Julia Julia is now installed across all compute servers of Wharton’s HPCC. From the Julia Website: Julia is a high-level, high-performance dynamic programming language for technical computing, with syntax that is familiar to users of other technical computing environments. It provides a sophisticated compiler, distributed parallel execution, numerical accuracy,Read More

Worldwide Patents Database: PATSTAT

Wharton Research Computing is delighted to announce the acquisition and hosting of a patents database that covers industrialized nations as well as the leading developing nations. PATSTAT is created by the European Patent Office (EPO). It contains data on over 67 million patent applications and 35 million granted patents. ResearchersRead More