Systems

The institute’s IT infrastructure relies on the following equipment:

  • SCIEnce HP Cluster (2006)
    • 7 rack-mountable compute-nodes (28 compute cores):
      • CPU: 2x AMD Opteron @2.4Ghz (Dual-Core);
      • RAM: 4GB;
      • HDD: 72GB uSCSI 7200rpm;
      • Network: 2x1Gbps Ethernet inter-connect;
    • 1 rack-mountable head-node:
      • CPU: 1x AMD Opteron @2.8Ghz (Single-Core);
      • RAM: 4GB
      • HDD: 72GB uSCSI 7200rpm;
      • Network: 2x1Gbps Ethernet interconnect;
  • IBM BladeCenter-H Chassis
    • 3 blade servers:
      • CPU: 2x Intel Xeon @2.00Ghz (Quad-Core);
      • RAM: 8GB;
      • HDD: 140GB SAS 7200rpm;
      • Network: 1x1Gbps Ethernet inter-connect;
      • Remote storage: 4Gbps FC link;
    • 1 dedicated storage:
      • IBM DSXXXX SAS Storage with XYTB capacity
  • Common Hardware
    • 2 network printers;
    • 2 standalone printers (1x black laser, 1x color laser);
    • 8 laptops with monitors and wireless keyboard+mouse;
    • 4 desktops;
    • 1 fax machine;