Research Computing Services (RCS) serves as Columbia's research community liaison with central Information Technology groups. RCS works closely with other related entities at Columbia, including the Office of Research Initiatives and the Libraries/Information Services, with the shared goal of advancing research at the University.

Current Projects and Services

Introductory Workshops

RCS is holding a series of workshops this Fall in collaboration with the Libraries.
 

  • Part 1: Introduction to Linux - Thursday, October 8, 2015, 2pm in Studio@Butler, Butler Library Room 208b.
  • Part 2: Introduction to Scripting - Thursday, October 15, 2015, 2pm in Studio@Butler, Butler Library Room 208b.
  • Part 3: Introduction to High Performance Computing (HPC) - Thursday, October 22, 2015, 2pm in Studio@Butler, Butler Library Room 208b.

These events are free and open to all Columbia students, faculty, and staff. For more information and to register for an event go to the list of Libraries Workshops
 

Other Fee-based Research Computing Resources

We list several fee-based HPC and file storage services in alphabetical order that Columbia researchers may want to investigate on their own. At this time, RCS does not recommend one resource over another or provide support for these external services.

Related Research Support Groups