Documentation

FAS Documentation Link

Hardware Configuration

The Odyssey cluster at Harvard is:

  • 512 dual quad-core Xeon E5410 nodes, 4096 cores total
  • 4GB RAM/core
  • 2.3 GHz clock
  • Infiniband 4x DDR interconnect
  • GigE interconnect
  • redundant Ethernet administrative network

File System

  • Lustre, max 1Gbit/sec to any node, > 1Gbit/sec aggregate across all nodes

Software

  • RHEL 5.1
  • Platform LSF cluster management
  • Modules-based software environment management
  • OpenMPI, MVAPICH