[Beowulf] If I were specifying a new custer...
deadline at eadline.org
Mon Oct 15 07:42:58 PDT 2018
Thanks for all the replies. I may write this up.
One other pointed question.
In general, how much has the Spectere/meltdown issue and Intel
Fab issue effected your decisions of Intel vs AMD?
Or are your decisions still based on performance/price/other
> Over the last several months I have been reading about:
> 1) Spectre/meltdown
> 2) Intel Fab issues
> 3) Supermicro MB issues
> I started thinking, if I were going to specify a
> single rack cluster, what would I use?
> I'm assuming a general HPC workload (not deep learning or
> analytics) I need to choose Xeon/Epyc, IB/Omni,
> Lustre/Ceph/BeGFS, should all nodes have GPU?
> I'm interested what members of this list think?
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