Commodity-based and High-end Systems
- Commodity Systems under evaluation ; CS1 – CS20
- High-end systems from SGI, IBM and HP/Compaq
- Serial CPU and Communications Performance; Evaluation Metrics
- Molecular Simulation (replicated & distributed data)
- DL_POLY, DLMULTI and CHARMM
- Molecular Electronic Structure & Materials Simulation
- NWChem, GAMESS-UK and CPMD
- Computational Engineering
Notable Performance of Opteron clusters with Myrinet:
- CS20 Opteron248/2200 cluster with Myrinet delivers on average 100% of SGI Altix 3700/1300.
- Cost effectiveness of the Clusters (e.g., CS18) with Gbit Ethernet - delivers 49% of the SGI Altix 3700/1300 .