Sabalcore HPC Cloud for Academics and Nonprofits
Sabalcore wants to support people in the world who are doing good things and we offer discount pricing for qualified students, educational institutions, and nonprofit organizations.
- 1000 Free core-hours for new accounts
- Free 100GB of permanent Storage (additional storage available)
- Access to Academic enabled systems that include compute nodes with 6GB RAM per core (128GB per node) and Infiniband networks
- Free Login Nodes (no additional charge for time on login nodes)
- Expert HPC Technical Support by phone and email included
- Standard Data transfers included (file transfers in/out)
- Remote Graphics for 3D visualization and remote desktop
- Linux/Unix terminal for CLI and shell
Individual Accounts – Start Now
Signing up for a new Account
All individual academic accounts include 1,000 free evaluation hours. Payment is required in advance. If you are not satisfied with the service for any reason during your first 1000 hours, your payment will be refunded. Simply contact us for the refund.
Minimum to open and account:
Credit Card on file (contact us to provide your credit card) or Prepayment of one of the packages below.
After the payment is made you will be directed to complete an account application form. A valid university email address is required. Upon completion of the form, we will review your information and email your account details usually within 24 hours. After you’ve used our core-hour package, your account will automatically become pay-as-you-go billing, or you can purchase additional packages.
PACKAGE 1 $350 (COVID-19 Relief)
6,000 core-hours (non-priority) are good for 12 months. Use up to 200 cores of any academic enabled system*. 100GB/month of storage. Data transfer (in/out), console and graphical interface, and technical support are included. Plus 1000 free trial hours. Our lowest cost package to assist students during COVID-19.
11,000 core-hours (non-priority) are good for 12 months. Use up to 200 cores of any academic enabled system*. 100GB/month of storage. Data transfer (in/out), console and graphical interface, and technical support are included. Plus 1000 free trial hours.
20,000 core-hours (non-priority) are good for 12 months. Use up to 200 cores of any academic enabled system*. 100GB/month of storage. Data transfer (in/out), console and graphical interface, and technical support are included. Plus 1000 free trial hours.
*Limited to 200 cores at a time (of any combination) and up to 3 simultaneously running jobs but special requests can be made. We will accommodate special requests based on availability and workload.
System Details and Pay-as-you-go Pricing
Pay-as-you-go: 0.06/core-hour (after purchase of a package)
CPUs: Dual Intel® Xeon nodes up to 3.0Ghz
RAM: Up to 6GB RAM per core, 128GB per node
MPI Network: Infiniband network connectivity between compute nodes
Disk: High-Performance Parallel File system
100GB free per month, then $0.09/GB per month
Connectivity: ssClient™ with Remote Visualization and Desktop, and SSH
Data Transfer: Free standard data transfer in/out of service
Department and Group Accounts
A group account has 4 or more individual user accounts under one umbrella. Students have the option to share files through a common directory, collaborate, and share software and licenses.
- Shared resource pool – all accounting under one group account
- Shared usage accounting
- Link your university software licenses to your group account at Sabalcore
- Eligible for high-volume discounts
- Access to Sabalcore API
We also offer value options and flexible terms. Contact us today for a complete Pricing Schedule or quotation. Please contact Business Development for more information and how Sabalcore can tailor a group account tailored to your specific requirements.
Ready to Try?
Sign-up today and get 1,000 free core-hours for evaluation and test. Full package refund if requested before the 1,000 evaluation core-hours are used.