SDSC offers in-depth technical support to SDSC Service users, including assistance with developing efficient High Performance Computing (HPC) applications, prompt service issue identification and resolution, and guidelines that explain how to utilize SDSC resources effectively.

Accounts & Allocations

SDSC provides a variety of resources and services to the UC/UCSD academic research community, national HPC users, and industry partners. To get started or manage an existing user account (i.e. adding users, changing a password), please select from the following:

Resource Documentation

Listed below are user guides and documentation for SDSC’s compute and data systems.

Technical Consulting

Our experienced consultants are available to assist users with issues related to SDSC computational resources. Users are encouraged to investigate our 'Helpful Tools' section before submitting questions to SDSC Consulting.


This support section is provided for users of SDSC’s advanced computing systems. Those interested in SDSC’s education programs for industry and K-14 should visit the Education & Training webpage for more information and current program schedules.