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HTCondor-CE 4 Documentation

This documentation is for HTCondor-CE 4. If you need documentation for HTCondor-CE 3, please consult


The HTCondor-CE software is a job gateway based on HTCondor for Compute Elements (CE) belonging to a computing grid (e.g. European Grid Infrastructure, Open Science Grid). As such, HTCondor-CE serves as an entry point for incoming grid jobs — it handles authorization and delegation of jobs to a grid site's local batch system.

Supported batch systems include:

See the overview page for more details on the features and architecture of HTCondor-CE.

Contact Us

HTCondor-CE is developed and maintained by the Center for High Throughput Computing. If you have questions or issues regarding HTCondor-CE, please see the HTCondor support page for how to contact us.