Welcome to MFCF

MFCF supports the computing needs of all members and visitors of the Faculty of Mathematics with the exception of members and visitors of the David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science. These persons should instead contact our colleagues in the Computer Science Computing Facility (CSCF) for service.

MFCF Help Centre Information

  1. Aug. 15, 2022Slurm upgrade August 18

    On Thursday, August 18, from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm, the Slurm-managed CPU and GPU research servers will be unavailable during a major upgrade of the Slurm software.  Any running jobs will be cancelled. If you have jobs to run that wouldn't complete before Thursday, please save them until after the upgrade is complete.

    The affected machines are:

    • Mosaic cluster
    • Hagrid cluster
    • hpc-pr1 cluster
    • gpu-pr1-01, gpu-pr1-02, barrio1
  2. July 14, 2022Windows 11 General Release

    What is happening? 

    MFCF will be deploying Windows 11 to all systems that meet the system requirements.

    MFCF has been testing Windows 11 and we find it very stable for productivity applications (Microsoft 365 apps, Acrobat Reader, internet browsers, etc.)

    We have also done basic tests with many mathematical applications (Maple, Matlab, MikTex, R, RStudio).

    When is this happening? 

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