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CCMST Weekly News, October 14 2011

October 14, 2011 5:15 pm EDT

1. Announcements
2. Statistics
3. Tip of the Week


School Colloquium

October 20, 2011 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
MoSE G011
Prof. Tae-Hee Lee, Pennsylvania State University
Single molecule studies on biological macromolecular assemblies

COPE Seminar Series

October 21, 2011 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
MoSE G011
Prof. Ana Arias, University of California, Berkeley
Building Electronics from Solution: Materials, Device Integration and Application Development



Uptime: 118 days
/home directory usage: 46% (6.0 TB available)
/backups directory usage: 95%

Utilization for period from: 09/13/2011 to: 10/13/2011

Note: Full statistics for ggate are available online at: (the link works only for the Gatech Chemistry network)


Uptime: 82 days
/home directory usage: 79% (1.2 TB available)
/backups directory usage: 87%

LSF usage for Week 40 (10/3-10/9) (times are in minutes)
GroupJobsTotal CPUAvg CPUAvg WaitAvg Trnr.
Bredas 57 36881 2% 647 0 567
Sherrill 205 280825 15% 1370 1159 3544
Other 6 11415 1% 1903 0 1934
Total 268 329121 17% 1228 887 2875

Note: percentages refer to the total CPU time available for the period.

Most productive user of the Week: loriab 280825.


By Massimo

Cyber Security Tips

Since we are all dealing with the aftermaths of a cyber security incident, it seems a good time to point out a good source for information about computer security. The United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team has a web page listing simple and understandable security tips for computer users. There are many tips covering all types of Internet activities. I would specially recommend

Do you have usage tips that you want to share with the other CCMST users? Please send them to Massimo ( for inclusion in the Tip of the Week section.