10 Node SC20 List

This is the list for the 10 Node Challenge from Supercomputing 2020 compiled with the data announced by IO500. The list shows the best result for a given combination of system/institution/filesystem qualifying for the 10 Node Challenge.

# Information IO500
BoF Institution System Storage Vendor File System Type Client Nodes Total Client Proc. Score BW MD
(GiB/s) (kIOP/s)
1 SC20 University of Tsukuba Cygnus OSS Gfarm 10 20 16.12 8.10 32.09
2 SC19 University of Birmingham BEAR-AI DDN Spectrum Scale 10 80 15.39 2.74 86.48
3 SC19 SUSE TigerShark SUSE, Intel, Lenovo SUSE Enterprise Storage - CephFS 10 80 12.43 4.64 33.34
4 SC20 EPCC Archer 2 (test system) Cray Lustre 10 80 10.68 2.63 43.43
5 ISC20 National Center for Supercomputing Applications HAL DDN Spectrum Scale 10 100 11.31 3.62 35.37
6 SC19 IST Austria IST Austria HPC Homemade@IST BeeGFS 10 100 6.63 1.39 31.62
7 SC20 DDN DIME DDN IME 10 110 161.53 101.60 256.78
8 SC19 Clemson University Palmetto Burstbuffer AdvancedHPC BeeGFS 10 120 21.55 12.97 35.80
9 ISC20 DDN AI400X DDN Lustre 10 160 69.92 21.01 232.70
10 SC19 CSIRO bracewell Dell/ThinkParQ beegfs 10 160 66.80 33.77 132.15
11 SC19 National Supercomputing Center in Changsha Tianhe-2E National University of Defense Technology Lustre 10 160 52.58 35.06 78.86
12 SC19 National Supercomputing Centre, Singapore Aspire 1 DDN IME 10 160 43.04 101.75 18.21
13 ISC20 Oracle Cloud Infrastructure BeeGFS on Oracle Cloud Oracle Cloud Infrastructure BeeGFS 10 160 32.79 14.02 76.67
14 SC19 Stanford Sherlock/Regal Dell Lustre 10 160 7.05 1.64 30.28
15 SC19 iFLYTEK iFLYTEK Yanrong YRCloudFile 10 200 78.54 13.55 455.18
16 ISC20 SUSE HammerHead SUSE/Ampere/Arm CephFS 10 220 15.61 7.34 33.22
17 SC20 Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz MOGON II JGU (ADA-FS)& BSC (NEXTGenIO) GekkoFS 10 240 167.64 22.97 1,223.59
18 SC19 DDN AI400 DDN Lustre 10 240 63.88 19.65 207.63
19 SC19 Stanford Sherlock/Fir Dell, QCT, HGST Lustre 10 240 18.25 5.23 63.74
20 SC20 The Science and Technology Facilities Council JASMIN 4 Quobyte Inc. Quobyte 10 240 11.34 12.34 10.43
21 SC19 Stanford Sherlock/Oak Dell, QCT, HGST Lustre 10 240 9.31 1.89 45.87
22 ISC20 LNCC SDumont Cay/HPE Lustre 10 240 3.06 2.32 4.02
23 ISC20 National Supercomputer Center in Guangzhou Venus2 National Supercomputer Center in Guangzhou kapok 10 260 148.08 30.62 716.11
24 SC20 Janelia Research Campus, HHMI Vast Vast Data Scale-out NAS 10 260 10.64 7.44 15.22
25 SC20 TACC Frontera DDN IME 10 280 109.91 176.23 68.55
26 SC19 State Key Laboratory of High-end Server & Storage Technology (HSS) TStor3000 INSPUR BeeGFS 10 300 82.57 41.14 165.71
27 SC19 University of Cambridge Data Accelerator Dell EMC Lustre 10 320 60.25 21.73 167.09
28 SC20 Janelia Research Campus, HHMI sharedscratch WekaIO Parallel Filesystem 10 320 57.99 20.80 161.71
29 ISC20 Red Hat EC2-10xi3en.metal Red Hat CephFS 10 320 57.17 26.29 124.30
30 SC19 Penguin Computing Benchmarking and Innovation Lab Penguin-ASG-NVBeeOne Penguin Computing/Excelero BeeGFS 10 320 39.65 17.71 88.76
31 ISC20 Argonne National Laboratory Presque Argonne National Laboratory DAOS 10 380 440.64 95.80 2,026.80
32 SC19 NVIDIA DGX-2H SuperPOD DDN Lustre 10 400 249.50 86.97 715.76
33 ISC20 CSIRO bracewell Dell/DDN Lustre 10 400 99.64 39.90 248.81
34 SC20 Forschungszentrum Juelich (FZJ) JUWELS HPEDDN IME 10 400 29.81 178.11 4.99
35 ISC20 Intel Wolf Intel DAOS 10 420 758.71 164.77 3,493.56
36 ISC20 TACC Frontera Intel DAOS 10 420 508.88 79.16 3,271.49
37 SC20 Raytheon WekaIO Penguin Computing wekafs 10 440 32.20 14.83 69.88
38 SC20 Intel Endeavour Intel DAOS 10 640 353.72 43.59 2,870.64
39 SC19 Nanyang Technological University Hadley DDN GPFS 10 640 12.89 7.47 22.24
40 SC19 Janelia Research Campus, HHMI dm11 Scale-out NAS 10 760 6.42 2.61 15.82
41 SC19 Janelia Research Campus, HHMI nrs Qumulo Scale-out NAS 10 760 4.19 2.88 6.11
42 SC19 Janelia Research Campus, HHMI nearline4 Qumulo Scale-out NAS 10 760 3.67 2.45 5.49
43 SC20 Pengcheng Laboratory Pengcheng Cloudbrain-II on Atlas 900 Pengcheng Laboratory MadFS 10 1,440 1,129.75 168.43 7,578.06
44 SC19 WekaIO WekaIO WekaIO WekaIO Matrix 10 2,610 156.51 56.22 435.76
45 SC20 EPCC NextGENIO BSC & JGU GekkoFS 10 3,800 239.37 45.79 1,251.32