Explore this part to find out about all software environment related matters. Please proceed to the installed software page to find out which scientific software we have on our clusters. If you are going to compile software from source code, we suggest that you read the NSC build environment introduction and the compilers section.

Installed software

What software is available on what systems?

Software installation policy

What to do if software you need isn't installed

Software licensing

How we handle software licensing of commercial software.


Available compilers and recommendations.

NSC build environment

Our recommended way to compile and run your own programs.


Module system integration at NSC

MPI libraries

Available MPI libraries and recommendations.

Math libraries

Available BLAS/LAPACK/FFTW implementations and recommendations.

Python at NSC

Our Python environments, and how we handle extra packages.