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Oakforest-PACS : Highest Performance Supercomputer System in Japan

Joint Center for Advanced High-Performance Computing

Challenge

Enable Efficient Cooling & Low Power for 25 Petaflop HPC Cluster Implement High Density Cluster with Intel’s Latest Generation of Xeon Phi (KNL).

Solution:
8,208 Node Fujitsu PRIMERGY Cluster using Intel’s Xeon Phi (Knights Landing) many core processors with Omni-Path Architecture

Installation Highlights:
Hot water liquid cooling from Asetek enables high-density in a compact physical footprint, with eight nodes fitting into a 2U rackmount chassis.

Additional Information: Press Release

Cluster Name: QPACE3

Top500 Ranking - November 2016: 6

Green500 Ranking - November 2016: 6