SGI® ICE™ X



Configurations


Compute Blades IP-113 IP-115 IP-119
Processors • Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-2600 v2 series • Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-2600 v2 series • Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-2600 v2 series
• Intel® Xeon Phi™ Coprocessor
Memory • 16 DDR3 DIMM slots (8 per CPU socket)
• 4, 8, 16 and 32GB 1866 MT/s ECC Registered DIMMs
• 16 DDR3 DIMM slots per twin blade (4 per CPU socket)
• 4, 8, 16 and 32GB 1866 MT/s ECC Registered DIMMs
• 8 DDR3 DIMM slots (4 per CPU socket)
• 4, 8, 16 and 32GB 1866 MT/s ECC Registered DIMMs
Storage • Two 2.5" SATA drives (HDD or SSD) per blade • Two 2.5" SATA drives (HDD or SSD) per twin blade; one per logical node • Two 2.5" SATA drives (HDD or SSD) per blade
FDR IB Mezzanine Card • Single Port, Dual Port or Dual Single Port • Dual Single Port • Single Port, Dual Port or Dual Single Port
Cooling • Traditional Heat Sinks • SGI Cold Sinks • SGI Cold Sinks
Topology Options • Single or dual plane all-to-all, fat tree, hypercube and enhanced hypercube • Single plane all-to-all, fat tree, hypercube and enhanced hypercube • Single or dual plane all-to-all, fat tree, hypercube and enhanced hypercube
Blade Enclosures Standard Premium
Integrated Switch • Single 36 port FDR IB ASIC with 18 ports external • Dual 36 port FDR IB ASIC with 48 ports external
Administrative Network • Dedicated GigE network (redundancy optional), chassis management controller • Dedicated GigE network (redundancy optional), chassis management controller
Racks D-Rack
(For IP-113 Compute Blade)
M-Rack
(For IP-115 Compute Blade)
Dimensions • 24"W x 49.5"D, air cooled
• 24"W x 54.75"D, water cooled (42U Standard)
• Can optionally be extended to 48U
• 32"W x 40"D (42U standard)
Blade Enclosure Support • Up to two blade enclosure pairs (72 total blade slots) • Up to two blade enclosure pairs (72 total blade slots)
Power • Up to 5+1 redundant 3000W power supplies per blade enclosure pair • Up to 17+1 redundant 3000W power supplies per blade enclosure pair
Cooling • Open-looped airflow or water (optional) • Closed loop airflow with warm water support capability
Storage
InfiniteStorage InfiniBand Solutions • High performance shared file systems
• IP over InfiniBand
• Native InfiniBand block level access
• Native InfiniBand SAN supported with CXFS
System Management
Hierarchical System Management
Tier 1: System Administration Controller

• One per SGI ICE system
• Provisions out software to Rack Leader Controller (RLC)
• Pulls aggregated cluster management data from RLC
• Utilizes C1104-RP7 "6017" system
Tier 2: Rack Leader Controller

• One per two-blade enclosure pair
• Holds blade boot images
• Runs fabric management software
• Aggregates cluster management data for rack
• Utilizes C1104-RP7 "6017" system
Tier 3: Chassis Management Controller

• Two or four per blade enclosure pair
• Controls master power to all compute nodes
• Monitors power and blade enclosure environment




Tier 4: Baseboard Management Controller

• One per compute node
• Controls board-level hardware
• Monitors compute node environment
Service Node Options • Login Node
• Gateway Node
• Batch Node
• Storage Node
• OSS Node
• MDS Node
Service nodes can be optionally configured with:
• GPUs such as NVIDIA® Quadro® FX, NVIDIA® Quadro® and NVIDIA® Tesla™
• Hard Disk Drives (SAS and/or SATA)
• I/O cards (various)
System Software
Operating Systems • SUSE® Linux® Enterprise Server 11 • Red Hat® Enterprise Linux 6
Cluster Solution Stack • SGI Foundation Software 2: Optimized drivers and system monitoring
• SGI Performance Suite optimized application performance package consisting of SGI Accelerate, SGI MPI, and SGI REACT
• SGI Management Suite: Cluster management software
• Altair® PBS Professional™: Job scheduling and workload management
Software Development
Programming Languages and Debuggers • C & C++: Intel® C++ Compiler, GNU GCC
• Fortran: Intel® Fortran Compilers (Fortran 95), GNU GCC (Fortran77)
• Debuggers: Intel® Debugger included with Intel® compilers, GNU GDB, Rogue Wave Software TotalView Team, Allinea DDT, Intel® Inspector XE
• Performance Analysis: Intel® VTune Amplifier XE, Intel® Trace Analyzer & Collector
Libraries • SGI MPI
• Intel® Math Kernel Library
• Intel® Integrated Performance Primitives
• OpenMP included with Intel compilers
• Intel® Parallel Building Blocks
• Intel® MPI Library