Federation Resources

Resources by Site

Aristotle Cloud Federation model resources were increased each year of the 5-year grant and grew by 2020 to the configuration detailed below. Since then, the clouds have continued to grow to meet research computing and data demands at Cornell, the University at Buffalo, and UC Santa Barbara.

2020 Site Details

 Cornell Santa BarbaraBuffalo
Cloud URLRed CloudAristotle Lake Effect
StatusProduction ProductionProduction
VendorDell Dell, HPE, DXCDell, ACE
Storage1.6PB720TB 864TB
DIBBs Purchased Cores616* 740**792***
RAM/Core8GB Dell: 9GB
Up to 8GB
Software StackOpenStack OpenStackOpenStack
10Gb InterconnectYesYesYes
Globus File TransferYesYesYes
Globus OAuth 2.0Yes YesYes

* 616 cores added to Cornell Red Cloud (1428 total)
** 740 cores in Santa Barbara Aristotle cloud (956 total, Aristotle is separate from UCSB campus cloud)
*** 1112 total cores