Status of the TEAZER Opteron Cluster

Date Changes
4th April 2016
Mathematica 8.0.0 deleted
1st April 2016
JDK 6u26, JDK 6u31 & JDK 7u65 deleted
31st March 2016
Installation of Sun JDK 8u77
20th January 2016
Re-start of a reduced Opteron cluster with 10 nodes
25th November 2015
Installation of Sun JDK 8u66 and JDK 7u80
JDK 7u60 deleted
12th October 2015
Installation of Mathematica 10.2
1th September 2015
Begin decommision of Teazer
9th July 2015
Installation of Mathematica 10.1
12th February 2015
Installation of INTEL Paralell Studio XE 2015 Composer Edition
20th October 2014
Installation of Sun JDK 1.7.0 (Update 71)
JDK 1.7.0 (Update 51) deleted
8th October 2014
OS Update to CentOS 5.11 at master node
12th August 2014
Installation of Mathematica 10.0
21st July 2014
Installation of Sun JDK 1.7.0 (Update 65)
3rd June 2014
Installation of Sun JDK 1.7.0 (Update 60)
JDK 1.7.0 (Update 3) deleted
24th February 2014
Installation of Sun JDK 1.7.0 (Update 51) & JDK 1.6.0 (Update 45)
JDK 1.6.0 (Update 12) & JDK 1.6.0 (Update 21) deleted
15th January 2014
Replace node15 by new one (AMD Opteron Interlagos processors with 64 cores per node, 512GB RAM)
11th November 2013
OS Update to CentOS 5.10 at master node
19th June 2013
Installation of Matlab 8.1.0.604 (Release 2013a)
8th April 2013
Installation of Enthought Python Distribution (EPD) 7.3-2
28th February 2013
Installation of Mathematica 9.0.1
15th February 2013
OS Update to CentOS 5.9 at master node
28th January 2013
Installation of INTEL Composer XE 2011 Update 7
9th January 2013
Installation of Matlab 8.0.0.783 (Release 2012b)
16th November 2012
Replace node12 & node13 by new ones (AMD Opteron Interlagos processors with 64 cores per node, 256GB RAM)
13th November 2012
Node11: RAM upgrade to 128 GB.
17th October 2012
Replace node11 by new one (AMD Opteron Interlagos processors with 64 cores per node, 64GB RAM)
2nd October 2012
Internal 48-port D-Link Gigabit switch replaced by HP switch.
18th April 2012
Installation of Matlab 7.14.0.739 (Release 2012a)
Installation of Mathematica 8.0.4
29th March 2012
OS Update to CentOS 5.8 at master node
16th March 2012
Installation of Sun JDK 1.7.0 (Update 3)
20th February 2012
Installation of Sun JDK 1.6.0 (Update 31)
6th December 2011
Installation of NumPy 1.6.1 package (gnu compiler)
25th November 2011
Installation of Matlab 7.13.0.564 (Release 2011b)
28th September 2011
OS Update to CentOS 5.7 at master node
20th September 2011
Replace node4 by new one (AMD Opteron Magny-Cours processors with 48 cores per node, 64GB RAM)
5th August 2011
Replace node7 by new one (AMD Opteron Magny-Cours processors with 48 cores per node, 64GB RAM)
1st August 2011
Installation of Matlab 7.12.0.635 (Release 2011a)
30th June 2011
Installation of Sun JDK 1.6.0 (Update 26)
4th May 2011
OS Update to CentOS 5.6 at master node
11th March 2011
Installation of Mathematica 8.0.0
30th December 2010
Firmware update of 3ware 9650SE-8LPML RAID controller.
27th December 2010
Replace node5 & node6 by new ones (AMD Opteron Magny-Cours processors with 48 cores per node, 64GB RAM)
7th December 2010
Memory upgrade of master node up to 32 GB.
25th November 2010
Replace node16 & node17 by new ones (AMD Opteron Magny-Cours processors with 48 cores per node, 64GB RAM)
14th October 2010
Installation of Matlab 7.11.0.584 (Release 2010b)
24th September 2010
Replace node18 & node19 by new ones (AMD Opteron Magny-Cours processors with 48 cores per node, 64GB RAM)
27th July 2010
Installation of Boost C++ Libraries
23rd July 2010
Installation of GNU debugger
14th July 2010
Installation of Matlab 7.10.0.499 (Release 2010a), Sun JDK 1.6.0 (Update 21)
19th May 2010
OS Update to CentOS 5.5 at master node
10th December 2009
Installation of additional node (AMD Opteron Istanbul processors with 24 cores per node, 64GB RAM, node23)
2nd December 2009
Replace node20 by new one (AMD Opteron Istanbul processors with 24 cores per node, 64GB RAM)
5th November 2009
Installation of 2 additional nodes (AMD Opteron Istanbul processors with 24 cores per node, 64GB RAM, node21 and node22)
2nd November 2009
OS Update to CentOS 5.4 at master node
13th October 2009
Installation of BBU at 3Ware RAID Controller, set write-caching at RAID5 on
22nd July 2009
Installation of INTEL compiler suite 11.1
1st July 2009
OS Update to CentOS 5.3 at master node
19th June 2009
Disk failures at RAID5 file systems: data loss of file system /scratch
9th June 2009
Installation of 5 additional nodes (16 cores per node, 64GB RAM, node16 to node20)
8th June 2009
Installation of additional node15 (AMD Opteron Shanghai processors with 16 cores, 128GB RAM)
4th June 2009
Enable Resource Quotas (slot limitations) for SGE
11th May 2009
Installation of Matlab 7.8.0.347 (Release 2009a)
21st April 2009
Installation of 3ware Disk Manager 2 (3DM2) (Version 9.5.1.1)
25th March 2009
Change Module Environment set up to work on all nodes
16th March 2009
Add Parallel-Environments module files: OpenMPI and MPICH
4th March 2009
Installation of INTEL compiler suite 11.0, Sun JDK 1.6.0 (Update 12)
 3rd March 2009
Installation of ACML Library 4.2.0
17th February 2009
Installation of FFTW 3.2.1
23rd January 2009
Installation of Mathematica 7.0.0
22nd January 2009
Installation of Matlab 7.7.0.471 (Release 2008b)
14th January 2009
Inatallation of ATLAS Lirary 3.8.2
19th December 2008
Installation of 3 additional nodes (16 cores per node, node12 to node14)
5th December 2008
Installation of additional node11 (AMD Opteron Shanghai processors with 16 cores)
 24th November 2008
Set up mail from nodes
 14th November 2008
Change Hostname from master to teazer
3rd November 2008
Set up of Module Environment
 17th October 2008
Set up of NIS Server for ITP Cluster accounts
  24th September 2008
Set up local User Accounts
3rd - 5th September 2008
Additional software installation (Matlab, Mathematica, ...)
2nd September 2008
Configuration & Software installation with company transtec
1st September 2008
Delivery and setting up the cluster by company transtec (10 compute nodes with AMD Opteron Barcelona processors with 16 cores per node, 1 master node with 8 cores)