Pod

Allowed Users

All

Usage

Highly Parallel (MPI jobs of 10's of cores, e.g. 48 core)

Description

This is the new campus available cluster (the new version of 'knot'). 

Technical Details

The Pod cluster is based on Intel 6148 CPUs (20 cores each) with a high speed OmniPath interconnect.

There is a 650 TB home filesystem based on BeeGFS as well as a 25TB Solid State storage scratch array available to all nodes

The compute nodes consist of

64 nodes of 40 core/192GB of RAM compute systems

4 nodes with over 1TB of RAM (768GB of RAM + 300 GB Intel Optane Memory Drive)

3 GPU nodes with four NVIDIA V100/32GB GPUs with NVLINK