SPEC® MPIL2007 Result

Copyright 2006-2010 Standard Performance Evaluation Corporation

SGI

SGI Altix ICE 8400EX
(AMD Opteron 6180 SE, 2.5GHz)

SPECmpiL_peak2007 = Not Run

MPI2007 license: 4 Test date: Jun-2011
Test sponsor: SGI Hardware Availability: Mar-2011
Tested by: SGI Software Availability: Aug-2011
Benchmark results graph

Results Table

Benchmark Base Peak
Ranks Seconds Ratio Seconds Ratio Seconds Ratio Ranks Seconds Ratio Seconds Ratio Seconds Ratio
Results appear in the order in which they were run. Bold underlined text indicates a median measurement.
121.pop2 384 569 6.83 569 6.83 570 6.82
122.tachyon 384 462 4.21 461 4.21 460 4.23
125.RAxML 384 736 3.97 739 3.95 734 3.98
126.lammps 384 449 5.48 408 6.02 406 6.05
128.GAPgeofem 384 624 9.50 615 9.65 616 9.63
129.tera_tf 384 266 4.13 266 4.12 266 4.12
132.zeusmp2 384 261 8.12 261 8.11 262 8.10
137.lu 384 334 12.6  334 12.6  334 12.6 
142.dmilc 384 226 16.3  226 16.3  226 16.3 
143.dleslie 384 345 8.99 346 8.95 345 8.98
145.lGemsFDTD 384 441 10.0  441 10.0  441 10.0 
147.l2wrf2 384 830 9.88 830 9.88 830 9.89
Hardware Summary
Type of System: Homogeneous
Compute Node: SGI Altix ICE 8400EX Compute Node
Interconnect: InfiniBand (MPI and I/O)
File Server Node: SGI InfiniteStorage 4000
Total Compute Nodes: 16
Total Chips: 32
Total Cores: 384
Total Threads: 384
Total Memory: 1 TB
Base Ranks Run: 384
Minimum Peak Ranks: --
Maximum Peak Ranks: --
Software Summary
C Compiler: Intel C++ Composer XE 2011 for Linux,
Version 12.0.3.174 Build 20110309
C++ Compiler: Intel C++ Composer XE 2011 for Linux,
Version 12.0.3.174 Build 20110309
Fortran Compiler: Intel Fortran Composer XE 2011 for Linux,
Version 12.0.3.174 Build 20110309
Base Pointers: 64-bit
Peak Pointers: 64-bit
MPI Library: SGI MPT 2.04 Patch 10789
Other MPI Info: OFED 1.4.2
Pre-processors: None
Other Software: None

Node Description: SGI Altix ICE 8400EX Compute Node

Hardware
Number of nodes: 16
Uses of the node: compute
Vendor: SGI
Model: SGI Altix ICE 8400EX (AMD Opteron 6180 SE, 2.5GHz)
CPU Name: AMD Opteron 6180 SE
CPU(s) orderable: 1-2 chips
Chips enabled: 2
Cores enabled: 24
Cores per chip: 12
Threads per core: 1
CPU Characteristics: 12 Cores/chip, 2.5 GHz
CPU MHz: 2500
Primary Cache: 64 KB I + 64 KB D on chip per core
Secondary Cache: 512 KB I+D on chip per core
L3 Cache: 12 MB I+D on chip per chip, 6 MB shared / 6 cores
Other Cache: None
Memory: 64 GB (16 x 4 GB, 2Rx4 PC3-10600R-9, ECC)
Disk Subsystem: None
Other Hardware: None
Adapter: Mellanox MT26428 ConnectX IB QDR
(PCIe x8 Gen2 5 GT/s)
Number of Adapters: 1
Slot Type: PCIe x8 Gen2
Data Rate: InfiniBand 4x QDR
Ports Used: 2
Interconnect Type: InfiniBand
Software
Adapter: Mellanox MT26428 ConnectX IB QDR
(PCIe x8 Gen2 5 GT/s)
Adapter Driver: OFED-1.4.2
Adapter Firmware: 2.7.0
Operating System: SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 (x86_64)
Kernel 2.6.32.27-0.2-default
Local File System: NFSv3
Shared File System: NFSv3 IPoIB
System State: Run Level 3 (Multi-User)
Other Software: SGI Performance Suite 1.0,
Build 702r19.sles11-1010072114
SGI Tempo Compute Node 2.2,
Build 702r19.sles11-1010072114

Node Description: SGI InfiniteStorage 4000

Hardware
Number of nodes: 1
Uses of the node: fileserver
Vendor: SGI
Model: SGI Altix 450 (Intel Itanium 2, 1.6GHz)
CPU Name: Intel Itanium 2 9030
CPU(s) orderable: 2-38 chips
Chips enabled: 2
Cores enabled: 4
Cores per chip: 2
Threads per core: 1
CPU Characteristics: 1.6GHz/8MB, 533MHz FSB
CPU MHz: 1600
Primary Cache: 16 KB I + 16 KB D on chip per core
Secondary Cache: 1 MB I + 256 KB D on chip per core
L3 Cache: 4 MB I+D on chip per core
Other Cache: None
Memory: 24 GB (12 x 2 GB, 2Rx4 PC2-3200-3, ECC)
Disk Subsystem: 16 TB RAID 5
32 x 500 GB SATA (Seagate Barracuda 7.2K)
Other Hardware: None
Adapter: Mellanox MT25208 InfiniHost III Ex
(PCIe x8 Gen1 2.5 GT/s)
Number of Adapters: 2
Slot Type: PCIe x8 Gen1
Data Rate: InfiniBand 4x DDR
Ports Used: 2
Interconnect Type: InfiniBand
Software
Adapter: Mellanox MT25208 InfiniHost III Ex
(PCIe x8 Gen1 2.5 GT/s)
Adapter Driver: OFED-1.4.2
Adapter Firmware: 5.3.0
Operating System: SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 (ia64)
Kernel 2.6.32.12-0.7-default
Local File System: xfs
Shared File System: --
System State: Run Level 3 (Multi-User)
Other Software: SGI ProPack 7SP1 for Linux,
Build 701r2.sles11-1005242307

Interconnect Description: InfiniBand (MPI and I/O)

Hardware
Vendor: Mellanox Technologies
Model: None
Switch Model: Mellanox Infiniscale-IV
Number of Switches: 2
Number of Ports: 36
Data Rate: InfiniBand 4x QDR
Firmware: 5040005
Topology: Enhanced HyperCube
Primary Use: MPI and I/O traffic

Submit Notes

The config file option 'submit' was used.

General Notes

 Software environment:
   export MPI_REQUEST_MAX=65536
   export MPI_TYPE_MAX=32768
   export MPI_BUFS_THRESHOLD=1
   ulimit -s unlimited

 BIOS settings:
   AMI BIOS version 1.0a

 Job Placement:
   Each MPI job is assigned toa topologically compact set
   of nodes, i.e. the minimal needed number of switches was
   used for each job: 1 switch for up to 192 ranks, 2 switches
   for 384 ranks, 4 switches for 768 ranks, 8 switches for
   1536 ranks and 16 switches for 3072 ranks.

Base Compiler Invocation

C benchmarks:

 icc 

C++ benchmarks:

126.lammps:  icpc 

Fortran benchmarks:

 ifort 

Benchmarks using both Fortran and C:

 icc   ifort 

Base Portability Flags

121.pop2:  -DSPEC_MPI_CASE_FLAG 

Base Optimization Flags

C benchmarks:

 -O3   -xSSE2   -no-prec-div 

C++ benchmarks:

126.lammps:  -O3   -xSSE2   -no-prec-div   -ansi-alias 

Fortran benchmarks:

 -O3   -xSSE2   -no-prec-div 

Benchmarks using both Fortran and C:

 -O3   -xSSE2   -no-prec-div 

Base Other Flags

C benchmarks:

 -lmpi 

C++ benchmarks:

126.lammps:  -lmpi 

Fortran benchmarks:

 -lmpi 

Benchmarks using both Fortran and C:

 -lmpi 

The flags file that was used to format this result can be browsed at
http://www.spec.org/mpi2007/results/flags/SGI_x86_64_Intel12_flags.html.

You can also download the XML flags source by saving the following link:
http://www.spec.org/mpi2007/results/flags/SGI_x86_64_Intel12_flags.xml.