Cuda

CUDA is a set of tools developed for programming natively on NVIDIA GPUs. You can read more about CUDA on the NVIDIA website.

Usage

CUDA is available as a module on both ARC3 and ARC4. You can find an outline of the available versions and commands to load those modules below:

System

Version

Command

ARC4

CUDA 11.1.1

module add cuda/11.1.1

ARC4

CUDA 10.1.168 (default)

module add cuda

ARC4

CUDA 9.0.176

module add cuda/9.0.176

ARC4

CUDA 8.0.61

module add cuda/8.0.61

ARC3

CUDA 11.1.1

module add cuda/11.1.1

ARC3

CUDA 10.1.168 (default)

module add cuda

ARC3

CUDA 9.0.176

module add cuda/9.0.176

ARC3

CUDA 8.0.61

module add cuda/8.0.61

ARC3

CUDA 8.0.44

module add cuda/8.0.44

Training

The Research Computing team runs the HPC5: Introduction to GPU programming with CUDA twice a year. This course introduces the fundamentals of GPU programming and how to optimise code to run on GPUs.