Hardware

Virtual Wall 1

The hardware of Virtual Wall 1 consists out of:

90x pcgen1 nodes:

  • cpu 2x Dual core AMD opteron 2212 (2GHz) CPU

  • ram 8GB RAM

  • hdd 4x 80GB harddisk

  • lan 4-6 gigabit nics per node (nodes n17x-xx):

    08:00.0 Ethernet controller: Intel Corporation 82571EB Gigabit Ethernet Controller (Copper) (rev 06)
    and this: NVIDIA Corporation MCP55  (lspci didn't show the cards)
    

100x pcgen2 nodes:

  • cpu 2x Quad core Intel E5520 (2.2GHz) CPU

  • ram 12GB RAM

  • hdd 1x 160GB harddisk

  • lan 2-4 gigabit nics per node (nodes n14x-xx):

    06:00.0 Ethernet controller: Intel Corporation 82576 Gigabit Network Connection (rev 01)
    

16x pcgrid nodes:

  • cpu 2x Dual Core AMD opteron 270 (2GHz) CPU

  • ram 4GB RAM

  • hdd 1x 80GB harddisk

  • lan 1 gigabit nic per node (nodes n133-xx):

    01:05.0 Ethernet controller: Broadcom Corporation NetXtreme BCM5704 Gigabit Ethernet (rev 10)
    

Virtual Wall 2

The hardware of Virtual Wall 2 consists out of:

100x pcgen3 nodes:

  • cpu 2x Hexacore Intel E5645 (2.4GHz) CPU

  • ram 24GB RAM

  • hdd 1x 250GB harddisk

  • lan 1-5 gigabit nics per node (nodes n095-xx, n096-xx, n097-xx):

    06:00.0 Ethernet controller: Intel Corporation 82576 Gigabit Network Connection (rev 01)

6x pcgen1 nodes:

  • cpu 2x Dual core AMD opteron 2212 (2GHz) CPU

  • ram 8GB RAM

  • hdd 4x 80GB harddisk

  • lan 6 gigabit nics per node:

    08:00.0 Ethernet controller: Intel Corporation 82571EB Gigabit Ethernet Controller (Copper) (rev 06)
    and this: NVIDIA Corporation MCP55  (lspci didn't show the cards)
    

28x pcgen4 nodes:

  • cpu 2x 8core Intel E5-2650v2 (2.6GHz) CPU

  • ram 48GB RAM

  • hdd 1x 250GB harddisk

  • lan gigabit and 10gigabit connections (still to connect) (nodes n091-xx):

    81:00.0 Ethernet controller: Intel Corporation Ethernet Controller 10 Gigabit X540-AT2 (rev 01)
    84:00.0 Ethernet controller: Intel Corporation I350 Gigabit Network Connection (rev 01)
    

Note

The following pcgen4 machines are equiped with RAID adapters and fast disks and are used as shared nodes, providing XEN VMs. It is also possible to have a public IPv4 address on VMs on these hosts (besides the default IPv6 public IP address):

  • n091-01
  • n091-06
  • n091-26

25x pcgen5 nodes:

  • cpu 1x 4 core E3-1220v3 (3.1GHz)

  • ram 16GB RAM

  • hdd 1x 250GB harddisk

  • lan 2-10 gigabit connections (nodes n105-xx):

    03:00.0 Ethernet controller: Intel Corporation 82576 Gigabit Network Connection (rev 01)
    07:00.0 Ethernet controller: Intel Corporation I210 Gigabit Network Connection (rev 03)
    

2x gpunode (n083-01, n083-02)

  • cpu 1x 6core Intel E5645 (2.4GHz)
  • ram 12GB RAM
  • hdd 4x 1TB disk in RAID5
  • gpu 4x nVidia Geforce GTX 580 (1536MB)

Tip

Use the image urn:publicid:IDN+wall2.ilabt.iminds.be+image+dred:gpuready if you want to have a pre-installed SDK in /root

8x gpunode2:
  • n083-03 and n083-10: Dual nVidia GeForce GTX980
  • n083-04: nVidia Tesla
  • n083-05 and n083-06: nVidia GeForce GTX980 + SSD
  • n083-07, n083-08 and n083-09: nVidia GeForce GTX 980