Hardware

Hardware Highlights and Processing Power

  • Linux PC Cluster
    • 160 x 2.80 GHz Intel Xeon X5660 “Westmere” Hex-Core CPU’s (960 Cores)
    • 10 x 2.26 GHz Intel Xeon E5520 “Nehalem” Quad-Core CPUs (40 Cores)
    • 3248 GB RAM
  • Linux Servers
    • 8 x 2.80 GHz Intel Xeon X5660 “Westmere” Hex-Core CPUs (48 Cores)
    • 208 GB RAM

Infrastructure and Data Management

  • 720 TB storage capacity using fiber switched SAN and DAS arrays
  • 135 TB additional capacity using Panasas ActiveStor 12 parallel storage systems
  • 35 Intel Core 2 Duo, Core i3, and Core i5 workstations
  • Drive capabilities include: LTO1 to LTO6, 3592, 3590, 3490 and 3480, DLT and SDLT320

Research and Development

  • Lab of Linux, Windows and Solaris devices for infrastructure development and support
  • Workstations with Nvidia CUDA enabled devices