Computing resources

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Cloud resources


Name SNIC Science Cloud
Type Community Cloud
Usage Free of charge to Swedish PIs and their collaborators. Allocated through SUPR.
Comments A platform to develop knowledge and explore the usefulness of cloud computing. More information on the SNIC Science Cloud homepage.

Storage resources

Name Bender Center wide storage (pfs) WLCG storage
Type Tape storage Fast parallel file system WLCG storage
Usage     WLCG dCache Pools
Disk Six IBM Ultrium 4 tape drives capable of storing 800GB uncompressed data per tape at the transfer speed of 120MB/s 2 PB fast disk 8 DL32S, each with 7 TB. 5 Sun X4540, each with 36 TB.
In use since 2008 2014, upgraded 2016 2007/2009
Comments IBM TS3500 tape library with IBM Ultrium4 tape drives. Uses Lustre HPC2N is a Tier-1 node, providing storage and computing services for the Worldwide LHC Computing Grid (WLCG).

We also have an overview of retired hardware.

Updated: 2017-09-21, 11:05