App Icon CUDA 11.2 (CentOS8)

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The CentOS 8 CUDA 11.2 appliance is built from the CentOS 8 appliance and customized with CUDA 11.2. CUDA is a parallel computing platform and programming model developed by NVIDIA. It enables to use "CUDA-enabled" GPUs for general purpose processing (GPGPU).

This appliance is based on the default CentOS 8 which has been customized to provide the NVIDIA drivers and the CUDA toolkit. CUDA version 8+ is required for the NVIDIA P100 GPUs.

CUDA samples are installed in: /usr/local/cuda/samples

  • Image name: CC-CentOS8-CUDA11
  • Default user account: cc
  • Remote access: Key-Based SSH
  • Root access: passwordless sudo from the cc account
  • Chameleon admin access: enabled on the ccadmin account
  • Cloud-init enabled on boot: yes
  • Repositories (Yum): EPEL, RDO (OpenStack Liberty)
  • Installed packages:
    • CUDA 11.2.460
    • Standard development tools such as make, gcc, gfortran, etc.
    • Config management tools: Ansible
    • OpenStack command-line clients
    • OpenStack Heat configuration agents
    • Chameleon packages: rubygem-g5k-checks (providing cc-checks), cc-snapshot, cc-cloudfuse


CentOS cuda gpu
Project Supported  Chameleon Supported

Image IDs

CHI@TACC:  f5cc37de-774e-48eb-b284-9556a143cf5a
CHI@UC:  056be157-21e4-4b4b-b471-b36c98cd72d3


Name: Chameleon Project


Name: Chameleon Project

Version: 8.3.2011
Created By:  zzhen on Jan. 26, 2021, 9:02 a.m.
Updated By:  zzhen on April 2, 2021, 8:03 a.m.