Welcome to Swarm2 Cluster Documentation

The swarm2 cluster hardware consists of:

  • 1 head node with 24 cores (2 processors, 12 cores each - 48 cores with hyperthreading) Xeon E5-2680 v4 @ 2.40GHz, 128GB RAM and 200GB local SSD disk.
  • 50 compute nodes with 28 cores (2 processors, 14 cores each - 56 cores with hyper threading) Xeon E5-2680 v4 @ 2.40GHz, 128GB RAM and 200GB local SSD disk.
  • 2 data server nodes
  • 2 10GB network switches Dell S4048-ON

The software consists of:

  • Bright Cluster Manager
  • CentOS Linux 7 (OS)
  • ZFS filesystem shared over NFS
  • Slurm (job scheduling and resource management)

Before usage please read the following Documentation.