Green IT Cube - new energy-efficient supercomputing center for GSI and FAIR inaugurated
22 Jan 2016 Darmstadt - The GSI Helmholtzzentrum für Schwerionenforschung has inaugarated its new supercomputer centre called Green IT Cube. It is a very energy efficient data centre. This allows to house 768 racks in a space no bigger than 27 x 30 x 22 meter. From February on the L-CSC supercomputer will be moved into the Cube. This supercomputer holds the 3rd position in the Green 500 with 5.271,81 Mflop/s/W and a peak performance. According to GSI the system will have a peak of 1 Petaflop/s.