CADES has a variety of data storage resources available to users.


A high-performance parallel file system that is purged periodically, used for high-performance processing and analysis. Move important data files to Project space.


High-capacity file system available for projects, accessible using HPC and Cloud. Projects are initially given 10 TB of shareable space; contact CADES if more space is required.


Storage Summary


File System Path Type Purge
Scratch Open /lustre/or-scratch/
Moderate /lustre/hydra/
Lustre Files unchanged after
90 days are removed.
Project /nfs/data/ NFS None

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Getting Help

If at any point you feel stuck and need some help figuring out your next move, please contact the CADES support team at or join our Slack channel at