CB-16: Build a cluster using a community guide or toolkit
A campus IT administrator, researcher, or educator wants to build a cluster similar to those used in the community using a community-provided guide or toolkit.
User Importance Summary:
Inexpensive computer equipment and cloud computing systems make it easy for researchers and campus IT administrators to obtain equipment suitable for use in research computing. A straightforward guide and/or software toolkit for building a cluster saves time and encourages similar implementations, enabling sharing and re-use.
Target Communities and Sizes:
Campus IT administrators - 1,000 < N < 10,000
Researchers who want to build a cluster - 100 < N < 1,000
Educators who want to build a cluster - 100 < N < 1,000