HPC Cluster

The HPC Cluster is the CSL's main High Performance Computing Cluster.

It should only be accessed through Slurm! See the page on Cluster for more details.

Technical Specifications

There are 12 nodes in the cluster, each part of a 4-node SuperMicro 4U SuperBlade, each with the same specifications:

Specification

Description

Server Type

SuperMicro 4U SuperBlade

CPU

Intel(R) Xeon(R) E5-2630 v2 @ 2.60GHz

RAM

64 GB

Hard Disks

2x 250GB RAID 1

OS

CentOS 7

Purchase Date

2016

Trivia

Each of the nodes in the HPC cluster is named after a robot from Futurama, making them hard to remember (although not nearly as hard as the Borg Cluster!).