SuperComputing 2016
ExaScale Scientific Data Transfers using Software Defined Networking

Equipment


A) Dell Servers

4U Servers  Qty 4
 
Specification
 Processor  Quad Processors (E7-8861 v3) 2.8GHz
 RAM  128GB
 Storage  5 x 200GB SSD
 NIC  Mellanox, 5 x 100GE CX4 NICs (each server)

B) Supermicro 4028GR-TR2

2U Servers  Qty 2
 
Specification
 Processor  Single Intel Processor Haswell E5-2690 / E5-2697
 RAM  64GB
 Hard Disks  OS only
 NIC  Mellanox, 10 x 100GE CX4 NICs


C) SuperMicro NVMe Servers

1U Servers  Qty 2
 
Specification
 Processor  Intel Haswell E5-1680
 RAM  128GB in compute nodes, 256GB in storage server
 Storage  2 x 3.2TB LIQID NVMe Cards
 NIC  Chelsio T6 100GE NIC

 

D) SuperMicro Servers

3U/4U Servers  Qty 5
 
Specification
 Processor  Single/Dual Intel Haswell E5-2670/2697
 RAM  128GB in compute nodes, 256GB in storage server
 Storage  OS only
 NIC  Mellanox, QLogic, 100GE NICs

E) Network Switching Equipment

 Arista 7280  Qty 1
   12 x 100G port , 24 x 40G Ports
 
 Arista 7060  Qty 1
   32 x 100G port
 
 Dell Z9100  Qty 3
   32 x 100G port , 2 x 10G Ports
 100GE QSFP LR4 Optics  Qty 17
 100GE QSFP CLR4 Optics  Qty 20
 100GE CR4 Cables  Qty 40
 
 Inventec D7032Q28B  Qty 1
 32 x 100G Ports
 
 Mellanox Spectrum  Qty 1
 32 x 100G Ports
 100GE CX-4 NICs  Qty 50
 100GE CR4 Cables  Qty 16
 
 QLogic  
 100GE NICs  Qty 2

 

 Color-Chip  
 100GE CLR4  Qty 12

 

F) Network Test Equipment

 Spirent SPT-N4U  Qty 1
 Number of Ports  2 x 100G , 2 x 40GE Ports


 Miscellaneous  
   
 Racks  4 x APC 42U AR3100 Server Racks
 FiberOptic Patch Panel  1