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On this page, "Public Cloud" relates to entities such as AWS, Azure, Google, or Rackspace.

Services (e.g., database or web) supporting research


Public CloudNCI/PawseyQRISCloudJCU HPCJCU Virtual Machine
Near 24x7 availability
probably


Linux based services
unknown

small scale
Windows based services
unknown

small scale

Computational research workloads

Columns in the table below are sorted from largest scale (left) to smallest scale (right).


Public CloudNCI/PawseyQRISCloudJCU HPCJCU Virtual Machine
Time critical workflows




Any workflow <= 4 cores




Any workflow <= 40 CPU cores




Loosely coupled parallel workflows (>40 cores)




Tightly coupled parallel workflows (>40 cores)




Windows HPC software environment 
probably

small scale
Accelerators (e.g., GPU)



small scale
Mid-High end graphical workloadsunknownunknownunknown
small scale
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