CCNLab/blanca

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Blanca-CCN

The primary computational resource of the lab is the Blanca compute cluster. It was purchased in 9/2015 via an ONR DURIP grant, and is maintained by Research Computing through their Blanca program: https://www.rc.colorado.edu/resources/compute/blanca

blanca cluster.jpg

Hardware

  • 36 compute nodes, each with:
    • Processors: 2x8-Core Intel Intel Xeon E5-2667 @ 3.30GHz -- 576 total cores
    • RAM: 64GB per node
    • Mellanox high-speed InfiniBand interconnects
    • NVIDIA Quadro K2000 GPU (for virtual environment 3D rendering, not GPU computing)

Summit

We also have access to the very large Summit Compute system at RC: https://www.rc.colorado.edu/resources/compute/summit