App Icon CUDA 11.5 (CentOS Stream 8)

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The CentOS Stream 8 CUDA 11.5 appliance is built from the CentOS Stream 8 appliance and customized with CUDA 11.5. 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 Stream 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-stream-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
  • Installed packages:
    • CUDA 11.5.1_495
    • Standard development tools such as make, gcc, 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
  • UEFI and BIOS compatible


CentOS cuda gpu
Project Supported  Chameleon Supported

Image IDs

CHI@TACC:  dead70ab-3a16-4376-b850-782c89ababe9
CHI@UC:  fcaafb95-9fa0-4e43-aa3e-cf44f6bcc325


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Version: 20210603
Created By:  zzhen on Dec. 16, 2021, 8:10 p.m.
Updated By:  zzhen on June 15, 2022, 3:51 p.m.