New: Sockeye Moving to Slurm Job Scheduler on October 31, 2023

UBC ARC is excited to announce a significant upgrade to the Sockeye job scheduling system. On October 31, 2023, Sockeye will transition from OpenPBS to Slurm, an industry-standard job scheduler and workload manager. 

This move aligns Sockeye with the national platform and enhances compatibility with various research tools and workflows. It is essential for researchers to review migration guidelines and make necessary adjustments to ensure a seamless transition. 

Learn More: Click here for detailed information on what to expect, how to prepare, and for support resources.    

Don't hesitate to contact if you would like a consultation, have any questions about this upcoming change, or require assistance.