We have 4 Lenovo ThinkSystem SD530 infiniband-connected nodes with Skylake CPUs that are currently undergoing testing and will form the basis of a larger tender bid. As with previous tender bids, Researchers may contribute Research Grant funds to purchase additional nodes for restricted use.
|Processor||2 x 12 Core Intel Xeon Gold 6126 (Skylake)|
|Interconnect||Mellanox ConnectX-4 EDR Infiniband|
A low latency infiniband interconnect is provided for parallel jobs running over multiple nodes simultaneously using MPI.