Parker Mitchell

Computer Engineer



ALICE: A Linux Integrated Computing Environment

A Low Power Heterogeneous 64 bit ARM Cluster


Scheduled for release Winter of 2016/2017.

Cluster Overview

  • 32 Pine64 Compute Nodes
  • 12 nVidia TX1 Compute Nodes
  • 48 ARM Cortex A57 cores
  • 128 ARM Cortex A53 cores
  • 3072 CUDA cores (Maxwell with FP16 support)
  • CUDA 8.0 API support
  • 112 GB aggregate RAM

Performance Metrics

  • 12 TFLOPs aggregate FP16
  • 6 TFLOPs aggregate FP32