Competence Center Bioinformatics

Equipment

New cluster just installed

We just got or new cluster consisting of 6 Dell Power Edge R430 with 2 Intel Xeon E5-2630 v3 processor (2,4GHz, 8 Cores) and 64GB RAM each node and a Dell Power Edge R330 Server with an Intel Xeon E3-1230 v5 (3.4GHz, 4 Cores). We welcome 100 cores to our team. We just installed them and started playing with them. We are grateful to the School for Electrical Engineering and Computer Science for funding us this new machine.

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Hardware configuration

Network design: Guarded Beowulf cluster with full mesh gigabit network between the compute nodes and a single gigabit connection to the server node for each compute node.

Compute nodes

Server node

Disc system

Software