MUGrid is a grid of computing resources at Marquette University. It consists of several resources at Marquette University, either centrally managed by the university or individually maintained by individual research labs.
Père is a university centrally managed 1024-core HPC cluster. It is named in honor of Père Marquette, the Jesuit explorer and namesake of our university.
Père is the primary local HPC resource at Marquette. Every facculty and student can access Père and getting support without cost.
MUGrid originally included a distributed Condor pool containing over 500 cores. These cores are distributed throughout the Department of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science, the Marquette Bioinformatics Grid (MBiG), the Library and the College of Engineering.