October 3, 2020 all-day

Scheduled Maintenance

A full PM is scheduled on Saturday October 3rd, 2020, from 8:00 AM to 10:00 PM

A full PM is scheduled on October 3rd, 2020, from 8:00 am to 10:00 PM. No jobs will be running during the PM, and no user login or file system access is available during this PM.

During this PM, we will completely retire old Orga file system and the storage disk, and make preparation for the installation of our new machines. Please see the following for the detailed task scheduled for this PM:

  • Orga filesystem will be completely retired, and disks removed from the cluster
  • Hardware/switches adjustment
  • Firmware update and cleanup
  • Make preparation for the integration of the new machines. More details will be updated when we finalize the installation plan for the new machines.
What are included in the new machines?
-1,440 2.9 GHz Intel 8268 processors in 30 high memory nodes (1.5 TB of memory per node)
-32 A100 GPUs in 8 nodes
-11.6 petabytes of usable high-speed storage (16 PB raw)

We thank you for your patience while we work to provide you with the best possible resources in the acceleration of your research. Please let us know if you have any questions at hpchelp@hpc.mssm.edu.