SGI#39;s ICE heats up DOD#39;s Spirit supercomputer

GCN, 07/09/13

"The ICE X system powers Spirit with 144 T of memory and one of the largest and fastest pure compute InfiniBand clusters, SGI said. Running on the standard Red Hat Enterprise Linux operating system, Spirit is housed in 32 racks and includes 2,304 compute blades with cold-sink technology. It has 9,216 sockets in 73,728 cores that are powered by Intel Xeon E5 processors operating at 2.6 GHz. "