Albireo is the name of the main parallel computer at the Department of Information Technology, Uppsala university.

During summer 1999, agreements were signed between Sun Microsystems and the department. These include:

The aquisistion of the computer system was possible through a grant from the Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation.

Information about the Albireo computer system
Writing Programs for Albireo
SUN Grid Engine, the batch system

The Star Albireo

This documentation has been developed by Katarina Sunnegårdh and Sverker Holmgren. It is still under construction and therefore some information may be missing or incomplete. If you encounter errors or have other comments, please send an email to
HPC utvecklingskonto.

Last modified: Mon Oct 30 13:11:18 MET 2000