Wednesday, 20 January 2021 Source:
St Albans, UK, January 20th, 2021 - Boston Limited are pleased to be the only European partner to participate in the A100 test drive.
For the most demanding AI workloads, Supermicro built a 2U NVIDIA HGX™ A100 4-GPU server which is ideal for AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning and High-Performance Computing (HPC) workloads. The Supermicro 2124GQ-NART is a GPU powerhouse which features four NVIDIA Ampere A100 Tensor Core GPUs, two AMD EPYC™ 7002 Rome CPUs, up to 8TB of memory and 800 Gb/s of network connectivity as standard in a small 2U chassis. An exciting entry into the GPU accelerated space, this system is interconnected via 3rd generation NVIDIA NVLink®, and providing 50 GB/s of inter GPU bandwidth and an aggregate inter GPU bandwidth of 600 GB/s, as well as a 160GB of total HBM2 graphics memory.
“Boston is pleased to offer our European partners and customers the opportunity to test one of Supermicro’s highest-performance and first-to-market servers based on NVIDIA A100™ GPUs,” said Manoj Nayee, Managing Director, Boston. “The Supermicro AS-2124GQ-NART system is an ideal building block for AI cluster requirements offered in the compact 2U form factor that provides an impressively dense configuration supporting four NVIDIA A100 GPUs. The team at Boston Labs and the Boston Training Academy looks forward to supporting customers for testing, training, and implementation of this next generation of accelerated computing."
With this system supporting PCI-E Gen 4 for fast CPU-GPU connection and high-speed networking expansion cards, the Supermico 2124GQ-NART is truly an impressive option for any business looking for a GPU accelerated solution.
"Supermicro's collaboration with NVIDIA in the GPU test drive program delivers through channel partners a unique opportunity to test workloads on remote Supermicro servers leveraging NVIDIA's HGX A100 platforms," said Don Clegg, Senior Vice President, Worldwide Sales, Supermicro. "This program will showcase the power of these servers to support unique applications and accelerate time-to-market solutions."
The highly anticpated system has officially arrived at Boston Labs and our team have been working hard to prepare it for demonstration and testing use by key partners and customers. Boston are pleased to offer testing on the AS-2124GQ-NART at Boston Labs as a Supermicro Test-Drive Partner.