BYNET V5 Switches, Adapters, and Cables - Active Enterprise Data Warehouse

6750 Platform Product and Site Preparation Guide

prodname
Active Enterprise Data Warehouse
created_date
March 2018
category
Product Guide
featnum
B035-5591-123K
System configurations larger than 324 nodes (to a maximum of 1,024 nodes) are accommodated by special order.
BYNET V5 Switches, Adapters, and Cables
Device Platform Switches, Adapters, and Cables Used
2-18 Nodes
Switches

6690

Replace BYA32S switches with 36-port Mellanox InfiniBand IS5030 switches (6750X cabinet).

6700H

Use existing 36-port Mellanox InfiniBand IS5030 switches (6700H cabinet).
Adapters

6690

Replace BIC2SE adapters with Mellanox Dual InfiniBand MCX354A-FCBT adapters.

6700H

Use existing Mellanox Dual InfiniBand MCX354A-FCBT adapters.
Cables

6690

6700H

  • For nodes in the same cabinet as the BYNET V5 switch, use BYNET copper QSFP+ cables from nodes with Mellanox Dual InfiniBand MCX354A-FCBT adapters to 36-port Mellanox InfiniBand IS5030 switches.
  • For nodes that are not in the same cabinet as the BYNET V5 switch, use BYNET active optical QSFP+ cables from nodes with Mellanox Dual InfiniBand MCX354A-FCBT adapters to 36-port Mellanox InfiniBand IS5030 switches.
19-108 Nodes
Switches

6690

Replace BYA64S and BYC64S switches (9106 cabinets) with 108-port Mellanox InfiniBand SX6506-NR switches (9107 cabinet).

6700H

Use existing 108-port Mellanox InfiniBand SX6506-NR switches (9107 cabinet).
Adapters

6690

Replace BIC2SE adapters with Mellanox Dual InfiniBand MCX354A-FCBT adapters.

6700H

Use existing Mellanox Dual InfiniBand MCX354A-FCBT adapters.
Cables

6690

6700H

Use BYNET active optical QSFP+ cables from nodes with Mellanox Dual InfiniBand MCX354A-FCBT adapters to Mellanox InfiniBand SX6506-NR 108-port switches (9107 cabinet).
109-324 Nodes
Switches

6690

Replace BYA64S and BYC64S switches (9106 cabinets) with:
  • 162-port Mellanox InfiniBand GD4200 switches
  • Mellanox InfiniBand SX6518 switches (9107 cabinets)
 

6700H

Use the appropriate switch.
  • 162-port Mellanox InfiniBand GD4200 switch (9107 cabinet)
  • 324-port Mellanox InfiniBand SX6518 switch (9107 cabinet)
Adapters

6690

Replace BIC2SE adapters with Mellanox Dual InfiniBand MCX354A-FCBT adapters.

6700H

Use existing Mellanox Dual InfiniBand MCX354A-FCBT adapters.
Cables

6690

6700H

Use BYNET active optical QSFP+ cables from nodes with:
  • Mellanox Dual InfiniBand MCX354A-FCBT adapters to Mellanox InfiniBand switches (9107 cabinet)
  • Mellanox Dual InfiniBand MCX354A-FCBT adapters to 324-port Mellanox InfiniBand SX6518 switches (9107 cabinets)