The National Institute for Computational Sciences

HPSS

As of June 30, 2016, HPSS is no longer available for NICS users.

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The mass storage facility currently consists of tape and disk storage components, Linux servers, and High Performance Storage System (HPSS) software. Incoming data is written to disk, then later migrated to tape for long term archival. Tape storage is provided by robotic tape libraries. HPSS is available only on Darter and Nautilus.

  HPSS

Note: The NICS Secure access one time password (OTP) token is required to access HPSS storage (OTP Authentication). HPSS is available only on Darter and Nautilus.