Funded by the Canadian Foundation for Innovation and Nova Scotia Research and Innovation Trust

Item 1: Computer cluster, data storage and tape drive system
Twenty five dual CPU, quad-core Dell compute nodes (25x8x3GHz=600 GHz compute power); one head and one storage compute node (8 and 4 3 GHz cores, respectively); 2 GB of RAM per each core (400 GB for the compute nodes); 1.5 TB disk space per compute node (almost 40 TB combined); data storage system with over 120 TB of raw disk space; DLT 300/600 GB tape drive system.

Item 2: Dual-Monitor Workstation
Six dual monitor work stations; dual or single quad-core 3.2 GHz CPU; 32 or 64 GB of RAM.

Item 3: 50 Inch LCD Screen and Smart Board Overlay
Two 50-inch LCD screens and two Smart Board overlays.

Item 5: 42-Inch-Wide Plotter
HP DesignJet Z6100 42” Dye plotter.

Item 6: Printer
HP Colour LaserJet 4005DN printer.