Invest in Supercomputers, Not Chillers


Challenge: Data Center Cooling Capacity Constrained

Solution:  Cray CS300-LC with RackCDU D2C enabled MSU to buy more computer rather than additional chillers.

Installation Highlights: Initial install of 5-rack cluster February, 2014. Success led to install of second 4-rack cluster in Dec. 2014.

Additional Information: Infographic, Blog

Cluster Name: Shadow

Top500 Ranking - November 2016: 354

Green500 Ranking - November 2016: 61