Interactive visualization and data analytics

Maverick is a dedicated visualization and data analysis resource. It combines capabilities for interactive advanced visualization and large-scale data analytics as well as traditional high performance computing. Recent exponential increases in the size and quantity of digital datasets necessitate systems such as Maverick, capable of fast data movement and advanced statistical analysis. Maverick is architected with the NVIDIA K40 GPUs for remote visualization and data analytics computing to provide specialized support for the national open science community.

 Maverick User Guide

Request an account to use Maverick:  TACC User Portal

Access Maverick:  TACC Visualization Portal

System Features

Per Node:

  • Two 10-core Intel Xeon E5-2680 v2 "Ivy Bridge" CPUs (twenty total cores @ 2.8GHz)
  • 256 GB RAM
  • NVIDIA Tesla K40 "Atlas" GPU with 12 GB G-RAM


  • 132 nodes, 2560 total cores, 33.8 TB total RAM
  • Mellanox FDR InfiniBand interconnect
  • 20 PB Lustre file system (directly connected to both Maverick and Stampede2)