On September 22nd, OSC switched to Slurm for job scheduling and resource management on the Pitzer Cluster, along with the deployment of the new Pitzer hardware. We are in the process of updating the example job scripts for each software. If a Slurm example is not yet available, please consult our general Slurm information page or contact OSC help.

OMB

OSU Micro-Benchmarks tests are a collection of MPI performance tests to measure the latency, bandwidth, and other properties of MPI libraries.

Availability and Restrictions

Versions

The following versions of OMB are available on OSC clusters:

Version Ruby Owens Pitzer
5.4.3 X* X* X*
* Current default version

You can use module spider omb to view available modules for a given machine. Feel free to contact OSC Help if you need other versions for your work.

Access

OMB is available to all OSC users. If you have any questions, please contact OSC Help.

Publisher/Vendor/Repository and License Type

The Ohio State University, Open source

Usage

Usage on Owens

Set-up

To configure your environment for use of OMB, run the following command: module load omb. The default version will be loaded. To select a particular OMB version, use module load omb/version

Usage on Ruby

Set-up

To configure your environment for use of OMB, run the following command: module load omb. The default version will be loaded. To select a particular OMB version, use module load omb/version

Usage on Pitzer

Set-up

To configure your environment for use of OMB, run the following command: module load omb. The default version will be loaded.

Further Reading

Supercomputer: