IDRE Data Centers

Shot of IDRE Data Center with machines

The Institute for Digital Research and Education has been instrumental in creating and implementing a strategic campus data center plan to effectively support research computing.

The IDRE Data Center system includes shared space in:

  • The Math Sciences Data Center

The Math Sciences Data Center, which is shared with the campus administrative systems unit, houses research computing clusters, including part of the main Hoffman2 Cluster. 

  • The IDRE Performance Optimized Data Center (POD)

​The capacity of the Math Sciences Data Center has been extended through the innovative use of an HP Performance Optimized Data Center (POD).

  • The IDRE California NanoSystems Institute Data Center

Located in the California Nanosystems Institute (CNSI) building, this data center consists of 2,500 square feet of Tier 2 data center space equipped with 200KW of power and 60 tons of air conditioning.