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This page contains information about clusters hosted on Microsoft Azure1 and their hardware specifications.

Clusters

The following table provides information about available clusters on Microsoft Azure cloud computing platform. The latest cluster status can be found on Clusters page in web application.

Name Hostname Location
cluster-007 master-production-20160630-cluster-007.exabyte.io East US

Queues

The list of currently enabled queues is given below. Price per core hour is shown in relation to the relative unit price and is subject to change at any time. Total number of nodes can be increased upon request.

Name Category2 Mode3 Charge Policy4 Price Max Nodes per Job Max Nodes Total
D debug debug core-seconds 4.002 1 10
OR ordinary regular core-seconds 2.000 1 10
OR8 ordinary regular core-seconds 2.001 1 10
OF ordinary fast core-hours 2.200 ≤50 100
SR saving regular core-seconds 0.400 1 10
SR8 saving regular core-seconds 0.401 1 10
SF saving fast core-hours 0.441 ≤50* 100
GPOF ordinary fast core-hours 6.110 ≤10 10
GP2OF ordinary fast core-hours 6.110 ≤10 10
GP4OF ordinary fast core-hours 6.110 ≤10 10
GPSF saving fast core-hours 1.222 ≤10 10
GP2SF saving fast core-hours 1.222 ≤10 10
GP4SF saving fast core-hours 1.222 ≤10 10

* presently the infrastructure limitations are not allowing for the multi-node communication in SF queue, so only single-node jobs should be attempted (as of July 2019)

Hardware Specifications

The following table contains hardware specifications for the above queues.

Name CPU5 Cores per Node GPU6 GPU per Node Memory (GB) Bandwidth (Gbps)
D c-1 8 - - 56 ≤10
OR c-1 16 - - 112 10
OR8 c-1 8 - - 56 ≤10
OF c-1 16 - - 112 54.547
SR c-1 16 - - 112 10
SR8 c-1 8 - - 56 ≤10
SF c-1 16 - - 112 54.54
GPOF c-2 6 g-2 1 112 10
GP2OF c-2 12 g-2 2 224 10
GP4OF c-2 24 g-2 4 448 10
GPSF c-2 6 g-2 1 112 10
GP2SF c-2 12 g-2 2 224 10
GP4SF c-2 24 g-2 4 448 10