Office of Research Computing

FastX (remote desktop) was upgraded today (Thursday) for login nodes available through This should fix the stability and performance issues we have experienced but it cannot access sessions opened before the upgrade. For the next week or so, previously opened FastX sessions can be accessed by directly contacting or before those nodes are also upgraded. Last Updated Thursday, Oct 06 09:40 am 2022

Welcome to the
Office of Research Computing

The Office of Research Computing provides free supercomputing resources to faculty and student researchers at BYU, as well as their collaborators.

852 servers. 38,804 processor cores. 333 GPUs. 168 TiB of RAM. Over six petabytes shared storage. Security for protected data.

Employees are available to help with new user training, workflow optimization, software installation, and general problem resolution.

Need help? Come visit our office at 403 CB, open a ticket, or give us a call at (801) 422-3946.