Competence Center Bioinformatics

Equipment

Cluster

Our cluster consist of 6 Dell Power Edge R430 with 2 Intel Xeon E5-2630 v3 processor (2,4GHz, 8 Cores) and 64GB RAM each node and a Dell Power Edge R330 Server with an Intel Xeon E3-1230 v5 (3.4GHz, 4 Cores). We are grateful to the School for Electrical Engineering and Computer Science for funding us this new machine.

Gallery

Hardware configuration

Network design: Guarded Beowulf cluster with full mesh gigabit network between the compute nodes and a single gigabit connection to the server node for each compute node.

Compute nodes

Server node

Disc system

Software