SuperComputing 2009
Moving Towards Terabit/Sec Transfers

Equipment


Servers

Servers rack comprised of a set of 5 2U Twin Motherboard Supermicro servers.

2U Twin Servers  Qty 5
 
Specification Per Motherboard
 Processor  Dual Processor Xeon e5520 LGA1366 Quad-Core
 RAM  12GB
 Hard Disks  3 x 1.5TB SATA-II
 NIC  Myricom 10GE SFP+


Storage Servers

The Sun Fire X4540 server is based on the new AMD Istanbul processor, it doubles the computing capacity for the same disk subsystem.
The new Sun Fire X4540 server uses PCI Express IO technology for more than triple the system IO-to-network bandwidth.

Sun Thumpers x4540  Qty 18
 
Specifications
 RAM  32GB
 Hard Disks  48 x 250GB
 NIC  Myricom 10GE


Networking Equipment

 Cisco Nexus 7010  Qty 1
   4 x 32port 10GE Cards
   2 x 48 port 1GE Cards
 Cisco 3560-E  Qty 1
 
Force10 E600 TeraScale Switch  Qty 1
 4 x 10GE 16 port line cards

 XKL DXM10  Qty 2  - 10 Port DWDM
 MM SR Ports  10
 SM LR Ports  10
 SM Trunk Port  1

 Ciena CN 4200  Qty 2  - DWDM
 SM LR Ports  20
 SM Trunk Port  1



 Miscellaneous  
   
 Rack  3 x 42U
 FO PatchPanel  1
 KVM  1 x 16 port