NovaGlobal had successfully completed an end-to-end turnkey HPCC solution for Monash University in Malaysia. The facility would enable the university to support local research efforts more efficiently. The plan is to support a broad spectrum of research initiatives ranging from fundamental natural and social sciences, numerous engineering applications, to multidisciplinary research.
Key components of the infrastructure comprise of IBM Flex Systems, v3700 Storage and GPFS (General Parallel File System). The system was deployed and managed with IBM Platform HPC. Scientific applications supported include Fluent, Comsol, Octave, Mathematica, Matlab, Openfoam & R.