Named after Monte Leone, the highest mountain of the Lepontine Alps located on the border between Switzerland and Italy, this computing system is a HP DL 360 Gen 9.

Monte Leone is composed of 22 compute nodes. Each node is configured as follows: 2 x Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2667 v3 @ 3.2GHz (Haswell) (8 cores/socket).



HP DL 360 Gen 9

20 Compute Nodes

2 x Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2667 v3 @ 3.2 GHz (Haswell) (8 cores/socket)

4 Login Nodes

2 x Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2690 v3 @ 2.60 GHz (Haswell) (12 cores/socket)

Theoretical Peak Performance

16.4 TFlops

Memory Capacity per Node

768 GB (DDR4-2133)

Total System Memory

16 TB DDR4

Interconnect Configuration

Infiniband FDR high-speed interconnect. 10 Gb Ethernet

Scratch Capacity

/scratch/leone 1.3 PB



The system has 2 high-speed interconnects based on FDR: the first one is dedicated to the MPI traffic and the second one to the storage high speed traffic (GPFS, file transfer, etc…).