Second Irish Supercomputer List Released

The June 2014 Irish Supercomputer List was released on June 30, increasing the number of installations by over 50%. That’s 8 new machines in 6 months!

Some quick facts about the machines currently on the list:

  • Total CPU cores: almost 70,000
  • Total Accelerator cores: over 100,000
  • Total RAM (15 reporting): 73TB
  • Total Storage (10 reporting): 1172TB
  • Most machines (6/23): Trinity College Dublin
  • Top Vendor: Dell 29% (6/21 reporting)
  • Most popular chip: Intel (20/23)
  • Number of machines per sector: Academia(12), Industry(7), Other(4)
  • Total performance: 676TFlop
  • Average performance: 30TFlop

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