Slidecast: Running GPFS over Obsidian LongBow, Hussein N. Harake

Hussein N. Harake presented at the HPC Advisory Council in Lugano how CSCS is moving without service disruption data from the old location in Manno to a new building in Lugano. Both locations are a few kilometers kilometers away from each other. To to this CSCS is running GPFS over Obsidian LongBow.

  • Introduction: Move from Manno to Lugano
  • Kind of data to be moved
  • The CSCS Infiniband network
  • The Obsidian LongBow solution
  • Technical architecture
  • Benchmarks