Lake Effect Cloud Computing

UB's Research Cloud

What is Lake Effect (UB's Research Cloud)?
  Please view this recording to learn how to get started with lake effect and more.  Lake Effect is a subscription-based Infrastructure as a Se...
Wed, Feb 17, 2021 at 10:47 AM
Use and Misuse of Lake Effect
Permitted Usage: The UB CCR Lake Effect cloud computing platform is designed for UB's faculty and staff researchers and their students.  Just as wi...
Mon, Sep 23, 2019 at 3:33 PM
Step by Step Guide to Lake Effect
Please view this recording to learn how to get started with lake effect and more.  (Password: CCR-HPC2020) The CCR cloud is not designed for novice use...
Thu, May 28, 2020 at 11:13 AM
Cloud Access and Subscriptions
  Lake Effect Cloud Accounting The Lake Effect cloud allows the user to start, stop, and terminate system virtual machines. Since starting...
Mon, Dec 20, 2021 at 2:36 PM
Lake Effect Instance Types
Each instance is a virtual machine (VM) in the cloud.  An instance type defines the number of CPUs, the size of memory, and the size of storage that is giv...
Thu, Feb 11, 2021 at 12:03 PM
Logging into Lake Effect - OpenStack Console
Once you've requested and been granted an account on the Lake Effect cloud, you will be able to login in to the web console.  Your username and passwor...
Mon, Nov 15, 2021 at 11:27 AM
Logging into Openstack with Globus
Users in the Aristotle Cloud Federation should login to Openstack using their Globus accounts, even if they have CCR accounts.  Your Aristotle association m...
Wed, Feb 20, 2019 at 3:22 PM
Images Available in OpenStack
What is an image? An image is a copy of an operating system that you will launch to run in the cloud.  Currently, CCR supports several Linux operating s...
Wed, Feb 13, 2019 at 10:22 AM
Managing Openstack Credentials
Key pairs are SSH credentials which are injected into images when they are launched.  Creating a new key pair in Openstack registers the public key and down...
Tue, Jan 26, 2021 at 4:00 PM
Setting up OpenStack CLI Tools
These instructions are for the old Lake Effect cloud.  New instructions for the new cloud are here The OpenStack Command Line Interface (CLI) tools a...
Thu, Oct 21, 2021 at 8:45 AM