Data Science Infrastructure

Data Science Infrastructure HOKUSAI SailingShip(SS) system

  • The lease period is from June 1, 2020 to May 31, 2026
  • Data farm
  • CPU farm
  • PIaaS (Private Infrastructure as a Service)

Trial operation of SS

From 1:00 p.m. on June 1 to 5:00 p.m. on October 9
(Regular operation of the SS is scheduled to begin on October 19.)

Differences from the regular operation:

  • Basically the same
  • We will actually not collect the usage fee, but will simulate the procedures of the usage fee (usage points).

Regular operation of SS and usage fees

From 3:00 p.m. on October 19

See also handouts of user meeting about shared use computers on September 25:

Applications for global IP addresses are accepted at
Please describe project name, required number, and purpose.

User management sites of SS

Online Submission System(hss-desk)

  • Users access using the RIKEN authentication infrastructure
    • Login with Shibboleth authentication on the RIKEN authentication platform
    • The same User ID and Password as AIR100
  • Application and management of project
  • Management of computational resources and storage
  • Various documents

OpenStack Control Console (hssa cluster, pool type) (hssb cluster, on-demand type)

  • Accessible from inside RIKEN (or RIKEN VPN).
  • Tenant management