15 July 2016, 5:00PM update: some additional issues we are facing

Storage Hardware

The storage at OSC consists of servers, data storage subsystems, and networks providing a number of storage services to OSC HPC systems. The current configuration consists of:

  • A NetApp WAFL service providing 900 TB of storage and 10 GB/s bandwidth for home directories
  • An IBM Elastic Storage service providing 3,400 TB of storage and 40 to 50 GB/s bandwidth for project storage
  • An IBM Elastic Storage service providing 1,000 TB of storage and 100 GB/s bandwidth for global scratch
  • local disk storage on each compute node
  • One IBM 3584 tape robot:
    • 16 LTO tape drives
    • 5,500 TB (raw capacity) of LTO tapes

 

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