HPC Cluster "Matrix"

OPH has recently deployed and installed a High Performance Computing cluster called "Matrix" with 896 virtual cores and 4 GB RAM/core, equipped with 240 TB of disk storage space, used both for DIFA research activities and innovative teaching courses. More specifically, the "Matrix" computing cluster features:

  • 4 Dell PowerEdge C6420 servers hosting 8 multi-core Intel Xeon Gold 5120 processors with 14 physical multi-threaded cores
  • 3.6 TB of RAM for an average of 8 GB/core
  • Infiniband Mellanox 100 Gb/s low-latency connection switch
  • 20 disk nodes with 12 TB/disk