Cray Urika-GX

The High-Performance Computing Center Stuttgart (HLRS) provides with the Cray Urika-GX a powerful system for data analytics (DA) workflows. The system comes with state-of-the-art frameworks and tools in the data science domain such as Apache Hadoop and Apache Spark to cater the needs of analytics experts.  In concert with our other platforms for high-performance data analytics and artificial intelligence, Hawk enables HLRS to support new kinds of workflows that combine data generation, simulation, big data analysis, deep learning, and other data science methods.

Technical Description

Number of compute nodes 41
Processor compute nodes 2 x Intel® BDW 18-Core, 2.1 GHz
Memory/node 512 GB (DDR4 2400)
Disk capacity per node 2 TB HDD; Intel DC P3608 (1.6TB, MLC) SSD
Lustre filesystem Sonexion 900: 240 TB, 4.0 GB/s
Software Stack SPARK, Hadoop, Cray Graph Engine
Cray Urika GX
Cray Urika GX