BIFI manages different computing infrastructures to deal with most of the problems faced by research and industry (HPC, Cloud computing, Big Data).
- COLOSSUS: 1632 computing cores + 192 service cores + 64 cores storage services (Intel Xeon 64), ~ 20 TB RAM, 10G internal connectivity, KVM hypervisor, Ceph distributed storage (600TB) SAS hard disks, Infiniband internal connectivity for data replication. High redundancy and data availability.
- (IaaS) Infrastructure as a Service: Possibility to deploy and manage your own virtual infrastructure as root. Virtual servers with different configurations: From 1VCPU 1GB RAM to 24VCPUs 240GB RAM. Block and Object Storage.
- Big Data PaaS (Platform as a Service). Sahara project integration with Colossus Openstack. Provision of data processing frameworks (such as Hadoop, Spark, Storm, Cloudera…). Easy virtual cluster management via Horizon Web User Interface.
- Cloud consultancy: ad-hoc service and infrastructure migration and deployment.
More information: http://www.bifi.es/scientific-equipment/#computation