Exxact RPi Cluster

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Exxact RPi Cluster

Built by

Based on RPi 3 B+ - Raspberry Pi 3 B+ Specs

Built for experimentation and R&D, for various workloads, cluster methods, parallel script tests, MPI testing.

Current View (Phase 3)

Moved to a rackmounted cluster scheme using a 5U BitScope Blade 20, 24 Port GBE Switch, UPS, and QNAP TS-431XeU NAS

BitScope Blade 20 Build Notes

Phase 3 - Front - Exxact RPi Cluster - 16 Nodes, Rackmount
Phase 3 - Rear - Exxact RPi Cluster - 16 Nodes, Rackmount

Features Overview

Cluster Overview

Exxact RPi Cluster Overview (Physical & Boot Method)
Exxact RPi Cluster Rack Diagram
  • Headnode - Raspberry Pi 3 B+
  • 15 to 20 Compute nodes - Raspberry Pi 3 B+
  • QNAP QNAP TS-431XeU NAS w/ 240GB SSD Cache, 2x 10TB HDD RAID1

20 Blade Rack Module Power

240W Laptop AC->DC Transformer, modified with Powerlet / Mini DIN Connector

Powerlet / Mini DIN Connector Showing POS/NEG