The University of Alabama at Birmingham supports researchers’ high performance computing needs across every department on campus with their advanced Cheaha system. Cheaha is built on Dell EMC R630 and DSS 1500 servers equipped with Intel Xeon E5-2680 processors, and is designed to accommodate the numerous and diverse user requirements essential to conducting modern medical science. From genomics to brain mapping and personalized medicine, UAB’s Cheaha HPC cluster enables researchers to quickly and effectively answer previously unanswerable scientific questions.