LC Hotline: 2-4531

From offsite: (925) 422-4531



8am–12pm, 1–4:45pm
B453 R1103 | Q-clearance area



There are several ways to obtain an allocation on an LC system:

How do allocations work?

LC manages and tracks your use of computer resources when your job is scheduled by Moab. Moab accounts are established for every project and assigned a target share of the machine. Every job a user submits must specify a Moab account or a default will be assigned. The computing resource usage (typically processor minutes) will be charged to the associated account. The fair-share scheduling scheme is used for batch jobs on all LC production hosts. See Understanding Moab Job Priorities for more information, or our comprehensive Moab and Slurm Tutorial.

What if I need a larger allocation or use of an entire machine?

You should request a DAT (dedicated application time):