Capabilities + Capacity

The MIS Department supports its faculty and students' research computing needs through a shared computing infrastructure.

Our infrastructure aims to be flexible and scaleable to meet the changing needs of our research.

The MicroAge Lab and MIS Commons also participate in this infrastructure.

Systems

  • VMware ESXi vCenter Datacenter
    • Currently 3 hosts
    • Total Processor core count: 44
    • Total RAM: 512GB
    • Total raw local storage capacity: 9TB
    • 1Gb/10Gbe networking capability
  • Dell EqualLogic PS-series SAN shared storage
    • Total raw capacity: 24TB
    • 10Gbe networking capability
  • FreeNAS ZFS-based shared storage
    • Sun X-series head unit
    • Rackable SAS JBOD
    • Total raw capacity: 32TB
    • 10Gbe networking capability
  • iXsystems backup server
    • Expandable 36-bay chassis
    • Total raw capacity: 160TB
    • 10Gbe networking capability
    • Hosted offsite
  • Dell networking
    • Dell PowerConnect 1Gbe and 10Gbe switches