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  • Place here anticipated hardware upgrade activities anticipated during this quarter (April 1 - June 30, 2011)
  • Update SiteCertificationP17 with progress, as appropriate.
  • At the end of the quarter we will update the US ATLAS Facility spreadsheet with newly deployed storage and compute resources (c.f. CapacitySummary).
  • Previously, FabricUpgradeP16


last phase:
  • Adding 2 PB of usable disk storage and ~170 Dell R410
this phase:


last phase:
  • No additions planned
  • All Dell R410 from last phase are now configured with 24 slots each.
this phase:
  • No additions or upgrades are planned.


last phase:
  • Finishing the installation of those 88 R410s.
  • Now commissioned into production. DONE
this phase:
  • Completed move to new machine room at UC
  • Original plan was to add storage as necessary to meet WLCG pledge with approximately 320 TB planned. As of end of the quarter we were awaiting new pricing from Dell and evaluating other options. This deployment was deferred to the next quarter.
  • At IU, planning machine room re-arrangement.


last phase:
  • Added ATLAS/CMS Tier 3: 8 X5650, 2 X5660, 48GB RAM, 56TB disk, 400GB SSD with unused cycled going to NET2 production
  • Added Dell 8024F 10Gb switch
this phase:


last phase:
  • OU: Added 18 new dual quad E5620 R410s with 32 GB each, hyperthreaded to 16 slots per node
this phase:
  • OU: No additions planned this quarter


last phase:
  • reconfigured storage, gain ~60TB.
this phase:
  • Bring online 38 FY10 purchased Dell R410 with dual Intel X5650, 24GB RAM. Hyperthreading turned off.

-- RobertGardner - 04 May 2011

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