Carnegie Mellon University

Gilgamesh (Beowulf) Cluster

The Gilgamesh Cluster is a Scyld ClusterWare based Beowulf-Class high-performance computer. It consists of 30 nodes with 32 cores each and adequate amounts of RAM per node. The cluster is housed in a dedicated room equipped with over 20 tons of cooling capacity and up to 300 amps of electrical service. The nodes utilize AMD processors and are interconnected by an Infiniband network.