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Aurora consists out of 180 compute nodes for SNIC use and over 50 compute nodes funded by research groups at Lund University.  Each node has two Intel Xeon E5-2650 v3 processors (Haswell), offering 20 compute cores per node.  The nodes have 64 GB of DDR4 ram installed.

System information
Queueing systemSLURM
Home space


NFS mounted, available on all nodes

Optional project storage


2 PB IBM SpectrumScale Filesystem


Linux distributionCentOS 7.2 x86_64 (RHEL7 compatible)
Softwareorganised in a hierachical module system

Node Information

CPU 2 Intel Xeon E5-2650 v3 (2.3 Ghz, 10-core)
Memory 64 GB (3.2 GB/core)
Local disk 1.7 TB, temporary directory given by $SNIC_TMP or $TMPDIR
Interconnect 4xFDR InfiniBand
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