HPC Resources/Gamma

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IMAN1 (Jordan) as supercomputing center has diversity of HPC cluster architectures (Gama, Zaina, Booster/King) which are made available for VI-SEEM project. One of them is Gamma. Gamma is Intel Xeon based hybrid CPU/GPU computing node equipped with NVIDIA Tesla K20 GPU card. This computing node is used for data visualization and pattern / object detection. Mainly, this computing node is used for academic and research purposes.


Technical Specification

Administrative Data
Name Gama
Short Description IMAN1-01
Country Jordan
Computational Power
Number of servers 1
Server specification IBM M4 dx360
CPU per server 2
RAM per server 32 GB
Total number of CPU-cores 4
Max number of parallel processes 8
Total storage (TB) 600 GB
Accelerators type NVIDIA TESLA K20
Number of cores 2496 CUDA Cores
Accelerators per server 1
Servers equipped with accelerators 1
Operating system Scientific Linux
Version 6.4 (Carbon)
Batch system/scheduler N/A ( to be installed)
Dedication to VI-SEEM
CPU (percent) 100%
Storage (percent) 100%
Accelerators (percent) 100%
CPU (core-hours per year) 70,080
Storage in TB .6
Accelerators (hours per year) 21,864,960
System operational since 2013
Available to the project from M08
Expected date system to be phased out N/A
Interfaces SSH, VNC