ColdFront - Resource Allocation Management Portal

Detailed information about using the allocation management system

What is ColdFront?
Please see our most recent documentation on ColdFront here
Thu, Jan 26, 2023 at 1:20 PM
Managing Projects in ColdFront - Existing Faculty Users
ColdFront Login Click the login button and enter your UB username (not full email address) and your CCR password: ...
Tue, Mar 3, 2020 at 2:27 PM
Managing Allocations in Coldfront
ColdFront Login An allocation provides you access to a resource and, possibly, limitations for that access.  All CCR resources (clusters, server...
Thu, Jun 16, 2022 at 4:23 PM
Granting Manager Access to your Project
Coldfront Login PIs can grant manager access to their projects to allow for a trusted graduate student or lab director to manage the user account...
Tue, Jul 23, 2019 at 11:36 AM
Creating a project for a course group
Coldfront Login Faculty requesting accounts for students taking a course should create a new project and add an allocation request for the resource...
Tue, Jul 23, 2019 at 11:36 AM
Renewing an Allocation to a Resource
Each type of resource is different in why they expire.  For example: Allocations to the academic and industry cluster partitions expire annually.   Alloc...
Tue, Jun 14, 2022 at 4:32 PM
Allocation Expiration
What happens if a resource allocation expires? If a PI does not renew a resource allocation by the due date, all users in the group will be blocked from...
Tue, Jul 23, 2019 at 11:35 AM
Managing Grant Information in your Project
ColdFront Login We encourage all faculty members to provide information about the grants they've received that provide a percent credi...
Fri, Jul 5, 2019 at 10:37 AM
Managing Publication Information in ColdFront
ColdFront Login Adding Publications: We ask faculty to upload their publication information that acknowledges CCR or in which the inform...
Fri, Jul 5, 2019 at 10:38 AM
Storage Usage in ColdFront
User can check their quotas and usage for home, project, and scratch directories from the ColdFront homepage.  Click the link 'Get Quota' u...
Tue, Apr 27, 2021 at 1:14 PM