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Katana Node List

This page lists all of the nodes in Katana grouped by owner and enclosure.

If you or your research group are interested in purchasing blades then the expanding Katana page has more information for you.

Nodes by group

Group Number of Blades Cores per Blade Blade Type
Astrobiology 10 12 Dell M610 (2 x X5660, 24GB)
8 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB)
Atomic Physics 2 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 96GB)
4 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB)
BABS 7 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB)
6 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB)
BEES 3 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB)
BioGeog 9 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB)
CEPAR 1 12 Dell M610 (2 x X5675, 24GB)
CES 3 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB)
CQC2T 1 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB)
CWI 4 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB)
EcoStats 1 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 96GB)
Maths/CCRC/ASB 28 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 96GB)
12 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 144GB)
1 24 Dell M910 (4 x E7540, 256GB)
Maths/ASB 23 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB)
Prime 2 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB)
4 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB)
QMCHDA 4 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB)
Science 5 12 Dell M610 (2 x X5660, 24GB)
6 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB)
TARS 1 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 96GB)
2 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 96GB)
3 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB)

 

Blade Performance Information

The table below shows the relative CPU performance of the blades in Katana according to the SPEC2006 benchmark from www.spec.org. This will allow you to compare the approximate performance of different blades which will allow you to better predict job requirements. You can also compare this information to your desktop machine.

Blade Details SPEC2006 Benchmark Information (www.spec.org)
CINT2006 CFP2006 CINT2006 Rates CFP2006 Rates
Dell M610 (2 x X5660) 40.9 59.1 370 252
Dell M610 (2 x X5675) 43.7 61.1 390 261
Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670) 52.0 83.9 639 478
Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2) --- --- 683 552
Dell M710HD (2 x X5675) --- --- --- ---
Dell M910 (4 x E7540) --- --- --- ---

 

Nodes by enclosure

Enclosure One

Blade Name Cores Details Group(s) Support Start Support End
kc01b01 12 Dell M610 (2 x X5660, 24GB) Science 2010-08-10 2014-08-11
kc01b02 12 Dell M610 (2 x X5660, 24GB) Science 2010-08-10 2014-08-11
kc01b03 12 Dell M610 (2 x X5660, 24GB) Science 2010-08-11 2014-08-12
kc01b04 12 Dell M610 (2 x X5660, 24GB) Science 2010-08-11 2014-08-12
kc01b05 12 Dell M610 (2 x X5660, 24GB) Science 2010-08-11 2014-08-12
kc01b06 12 Dell M610 (2 x X5660, 24GB) Astrobiology 2010-11-15 2014-11-16
kc01b07 12 Dell M610 (2 x X5660, 24GB) Astrobiology 2010-11-15 2014-11-16
kc01b08 12 Dell M610 (2 x X5660, 24GB) Astrobiology 2010-11-15 2014-11-16
kc01b09 12 Dell M610 (2 x X5660, 24GB) Astrobiology 2010-11-15 2014-11-16
kc01b10 12 Dell M610 (2 x X5660, 24GB) Astrobiology 2010-11-15 2014-11-16
kc01b11 12 Dell M610 (2 x X5660, 24GB) Astrobiology 2010-11-15 2014-11-16
kc01b12 12 Dell M610 (2 x X5660, 24GB) Astrobiology 2011-03-30 2015-03-31
kc01b13 12 Dell M610 (2 x X5660, 24GB) Astrobiology 2011-03-30 2015-03-31
kc01b14 12 Dell M610 (2 x X5660, 24GB) Astrobiology 2011-03-30 2015-03-31
kc01b15 12 Dell M610 (2 x X5660, 24GB) Astrobiology 2011-03-30 2015-03-31
kc01b16 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 96GB) TARS 2011-10-10 2016-10-11

 

Enclosure Two

Blade Name Cores Details Group(s) Support Start Support End
kc02b01 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 96GB) Maths/CCRC/ASB 2011-07-06 2016-07-07
kc02b02 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 96GB) Maths/CCRC/ASB 2011-07-06 2016-07-07
kc02b03 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 96GB) Maths/CCRC/ASB 2011-07-06 2016-07-07
kc02b04 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 96GB) Maths/CCRC/ASB 2011-07-06 2016-07-07
kc02b05 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 96GB) Maths/CCRC/ASB 2011-07-06 2016-07-07
kc02b06 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 96GB) Maths/CCRC/ASB 2011-07-06 2016-07-07
kc02b07 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 96GB) Maths/CCRC/ASB 2011-07-06 2016-07-07
kc02b08 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 96GB) Maths/CCRC/ASB 2011-07-06 2016-07-07
kc02b09 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 96GB) Maths/CCRC/ASB 2011-07-06 2016-07-07
kc02b10 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 96GB) Maths/CCRC/ASB 2011-07-06 2016-07-07
kc02b11 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 96GB) Maths/CCRC/ASB 2011-07-06 2016-07-07
kc02b12 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 96GB) Maths/CCRC/ASB 2011-07-06 2016-07-07
kc02b13 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 96GB) Maths/CCRC/ASB 2011-07-06 2016-07-07
kc02b14 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 96GB) Maths/CCRC/ASB 2011-07-06 2016-07-07
kc02b15 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 96GB) Maths/CCRC/ASB 2011-07-06 2016-07-07
kc02b16 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 96GB) Maths/CCRC/ASB 2011-07-06 2016-07-07

 

Enclosure Three

Blade Name Cores Details Group(s) Support Start Support End
kc03b01 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 144GB) Maths/CCRC/ASB 2011-07-14 2016-07-15
kc03b02 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 144GB) Maths/CCRC/ASB 2011-07-14 2016-07-15
kc03b03 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 144GB) Maths/CCRC/ASB 2011-07-14 2016-07-15
kc03b04 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 144GB) Maths/CCRC/ASB 2011-07-14 2016-07-15
kc03b05 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 96GB) Maths/CCRC/ASB 2011-07-14 2016-07-15
kc03b06 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 96GB) Maths/CCRC/ASB 2011-07-14 2016-07-15
kc03b07 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 96GB) Maths/CCRC/ASB 2011-07-14 2016-07-15
kc03b08 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 96GB) Maths/CCRC/ASB 2011-07-14 2016-07-15
kc03b09 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 96GB) Maths/CCRC/ASB 2011-07-14 2016-07-15
kc03b10 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 96GB) Maths/CCRC/ASB 2011-07-14 2016-07-15
kc03b11 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 96GB) Maths/CCRC/ASB 2011-07-14 2016-07-15
kc03b12 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 96GB) Maths/CCRC/ASB 2011-07-14 2016-07-15
kc03b13 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 96GB) Maths/CCRC/ASB 2011-07-14 2016-07-15
kc03b14 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 96GB) Maths/CCRC/ASB 2011-07-14 2016-07-15
kc03b15 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 96GB) Maths/CCRC/ASB 2011-07-14 2016-07-15
kc03b16 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 96GB) Maths/CCRC/ASB 2011-07-14 2016-07-15

 

Enclosure Four

Blade Name Cores Details Group(s) Support Start Support End
kc04b01 24 Dell M910 (4 x E7540, 256GB) Maths/CCRC/ASB 2011-07-03 2016-07-04
kc04b02 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 144GB) Maths/CCRC/ASB 2011-07-03 2016-07-04
kc04b03 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 144GB) Maths/CCRC/ASB 2011-07-03 2016-07-04
kc04b04 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 144GB) Maths/CCRC/ASB 2011-07-03 2016-07-04
kc04b05 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 144GB) Maths/CCRC/ASB 2011-07-03 2016-07-04
kc04b06 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 144GB) Maths/CCRC/ASB 2011-07-03 2016-07-04
kc04b07 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 144GB) Maths/CCRC/ASB 2011-07-03 2016-07-04
kc04b08 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 144GB) Maths/CCRC/ASB 2011-07-03 2016-07-04
kc04b10 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 144GB) Maths/CCRC/ASB 2011-07-03 2016-07-04
kc04b11 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 96GB) Atomic Physics 2011-10-21 2016-10-22
kc04b12 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 96GB) Atomic Physics 2011-10-10 2016-10-11
kc04b13 12 Dell M610 (2 x X5675, 24GB) CEPAR 2011-11-28 2016-11-29
kc04b14 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 96GB) EcoStats 2012-02-28 2017-03-01
kc04b15 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 96GB) TARS 2012-05-02 2017-05-03
kc04b16 12 Dell M710HD (2 x X5675, 96GB) TARS 2012-05-02 2017-05-03

 

Enclosure Five

Blade Name Cores Details Group(s) Support Start Support End
kc05b01 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB) Prime 2012-10-19 2017-10-20
kc05b02 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB) Prime 2012-10-19 2017-10-20
kc05b03 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB) Astrobiology 2013-02-08 2018-02-09
kc05b04 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB) Astrobiology 2013-02-08 2018-02-09
kc05b05 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB) Astrobiology 2013-02-08 2018-02-09
kc05b06 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB) Astrobiology 2013-02-08 2018-02-09
kc05b07 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB) Astrobiology 2013-02-08 2018-02-09
kc05b08 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB) Astrobiology 2013-02-08 2018-02-09
kc05b09 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB) Astrobiology 2013-02-08 2018-02-09
kc05b10 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB) Astrobiology 2013-02-08 2018-02-09
kc05b11 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB) BABS 2013-05-14 2018-05-15
kc05b12 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB) BABS 2013-05-14 2018-05-15
kc05b13 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB) BABS 2013-05-14 2018-05-15
kc05b14 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB) BABS 2013-05-14 2018-05-15
kc05b15 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB) BABS 2013-05-14 2018-05-15
kc05b16 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB) BABS 2013-05-14 2018-05-15

 

Enclosure Six

Blade Name Cores Details Group(s) Support Start Support End
kc06b01 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB) BABS 2013-05-14 2018-05-15
kc06b02 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB) Maths/ASB 2013-05-20 2018-05-21
kc06b03 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB) Maths/ASB 2013-05-20 2018-05-21
kc06b04 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB) Maths/ASB 2013-05-20 2018-05-21
kc06b05 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB) Maths/ASB 2013-05-20 2018-05-21
kc06b06 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB) Maths/ASB 2013-05-20 2018-05-21
kc06b07 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB) Maths/ASB 2013-05-25 2018-05-26
kc06b08 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB) Maths/ASB 2013-05-25 2018-05-26
kc06b09 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB) Maths/ASB 2013-05-25 2018-05-26
kc06b10 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB) Maths/ASB 2013-05-25 2018-05-26
kc06b11 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB) Maths/ASB 2013-05-25 2018-05-26
kc06b12 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB) Maths/ASB 2013-05-25 2018-05-26
kc06b13 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB) Maths/ASB 2013-05-25 2018-05-26
kc06b14 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB) Maths/ASB 2013-05-25 2018-05-26
kc06b15 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB) Maths/ASB 2013-05-25 2018-05-26
kc06b16 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB) Maths/ASB 2013-05-25 2018-05-26

 

Enclosure Seven

Blade Name Cores Details Group(s) Support Start Support End
kc07b01 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB) Maths/ASB 2013-05-25 2018-05-26
kc07b02 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB) Maths/ASB 2013-05-25 2018-05-26
kc07b03 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB) Maths/ASB 2013-05-25 2018-05-26
kc07b04 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB) Maths/ASB 2013-05-23 2018-05-24
kc07b05 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB) Maths/ASB 2013-05-23 2018-05-24
kc07b06 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB) Maths/ASB 2013-05-25 2018-05-26
kc07b07 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB) Maths/ASB 2013-05-25 2018-05-26
kc07b08 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB) Maths/ASB 2013-05-25 2018-05-26
kc07b09 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) BioGeog 2013-11-21 2018-11-22
kc07b10 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) BioGeog 2013-11-21 2018-11-22
kc07b11 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) BioGeog 2013-11-21 2018-11-22
kc07b12 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) BioGeog 2013-11-21 2018-11-22
kc07b13 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) BioGeog 2013-11-21 2018-11-22
kc07b14 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) BioGeog 2013-11-21 2018-11-22
kc07b15 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) BioGeog 2013-11-21 2018-11-22
kc07b16 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) BioGeog 2013-11-21 2018-11-22

 

Enclosure Eight

Blade Name Cores Details Group(s) Support Start Support End
kc08b01 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) BioGeog 2013-11-21 2018-11-22
kc08b02 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2670, 128GB) CQC2T 2013-10-23 2018-10-24
kc08b03 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) Science 2013-11-21 2018-11-22
kc08b04 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) Science 2013-11-21 2018-11-22
kc08b05 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) Science 2013-11-21 2018-11-22
kc08b06 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) Science 2013-11-21 2018-11-22
kc08b07 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) Science 2013-11-21 2018-11-22
kc08b08 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) Science 2013-11-21 2018-11-22
kc08b09 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) CES 2014-01-20 2019-01-21
kc08b10 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) CES 2014-01-20 2019-01-21
kc08b11 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) CES 2014-03-18 2019-03-19
kc08b12 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) QMCHDA 2014-02-23 2019-02-24
kc08b13 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) QMCHDA 2014-02-23 2019-02-24
kc08b14 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) QMCHDA 2014-02-23 2019-03-24
kc08b15 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) QMCHDA 2014-02-23 2019-02-24
kc08b16 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) BABS 2014-10-22 2019-10-23

 

Enclosure Nine

Blade Name Cores Details Group(s) Support Start Support End
kc09b01 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) CWI 2014-02-27 2019-02-28
kc09b02 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) CWI 2014-02-27 2019-02-28
kc09b03 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) CWI 2014-02-27 2019-02-28
kc09b04 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) CWI 2014-02-27 2019-02-28
kc09b05 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) BEES 2014-03-23 2019-03-24
kc09b06 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) BEES 2014-03-23 2019-03-24
kc09b07 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) BEES 2014-03-23 2019-03-24
kc09b08 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) TARS 2014-05-01 2019-05-02
kc09b09 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) TARS 2014-05-01 2019-05-02
kc09b10 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) TARS 2014-05-01 2019-05-02
kc09b11 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) Prime 2014-09-17 2019-09-18
kc09b12 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) Prime 2014-09-16 2019-09-17
kc09b13 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) Prime 2014-09-16 2019-09-17
kc09b14 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) Prime 2014-09-17 2019-09-18
kc09b15 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) BABS 2014-10-22 2019-10-23
kc09b16 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) BABS 2014-10-22 2019-10-23

 

Enclosure Ten

Blade Name Cores Details Group(s) Support Start Support End
kc10b01 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) BABS 2014-10-22 2019-10-23
kc10b02 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) BABS 2014-10-22 2019-10-23
kc10b03 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) BABS 2014-10-22 2019-10-23
kc10b04 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) Atomic Physics 2014-12-11 2019-12-12
kc10b05 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) Atomic Physics 2014-12-11 2019-12-12
kc10b06 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) Atomic Physics 2014-12-11 2019-12-12
kc10b07 16 Dell M620 (2 x E5-2650v2, 128GB) Atomic Physics 2014-12-11 2019-12-12