SECOND PETASCALE SYSTEM DEPLOYED AT TACC
Lonestar 5 is designed for academic researchers in Austin and across Texas. It will continue to serve as the primary high performance computing resource in the University of Texas Research Cyberinfrastructure (UTRC) initiative, sponsored by The University of Texas System, as well as partner institutions Texas Tech and Texas A&M.
TACC is now accepting early users. The system will enter production in December 2015.
- 1.2 petaflops peak performance
- 30,048 cores of E5-2680v3 processors in 1,252 nodes
- High-speed Aries interconnect
- 5PB of DDN 14K storage
- 16 GPU nodes, 10 large memory nodes
Vendor partners: Cray, Intel, DDN
Partners: UT Austin, including ICES and CSR; UT System; Texas Tech; Texas A&M