ACS has been able to assemble a set of decommissioned hardware for a pilot project to provide resources for classroom based student research. An instructor can request accounts to be created in this sandbox environment by contacting the service desk.
The student HPC cluster utilizes the ROCKS cluster software. For more on the ROCKS features click here.
ROCKS version 6.2:
5 compute nodes with 120 CPU Cores (Xeon 2.4 GHz)