What is the largest system delivered to date?
The largest single cluster delivery to date is the PowerWulf ZXR1+ Supercomputer delivered to Western Kentucky University. The system has nearly 7200 processor cores, 20000 GB+ of memory & over 500TB of storage. For more information please visit PowerWulf ZXR1+ - WKU Supercomputer
. We have also delivered over 16,000 processor cores to leading Web 2.0 organization.
Do your systems offer remote monitoring and management?
Absolutely. We understand the importance of a 24 x 7 x 365 operation. We already deliver workstations, servers, clusters, clouds & storage systems to the world's most demanding organizations. IT professionals want to know system status at all times. Our systems include monitoring through both IPMI
. Each Cluster and Cloud is preconfigured with our CBeST™ Cluster Management Software
. CBeST™ includes a utility for web based monitoring; allowing you to easily view vital system measurements including component level temperature & usage. Our expert technicians can explain how you can set up alerts to your mobile device.
How long has PSSC Labs been in business?
Founded in 1989, we have steadily grown to one of the premier providers of high performance computing equipment. We are wholly owned by our employees and have no outstanding debt. In fact, we have never take a single dollar in financing. This means that our end customers are the only people who we answer to which ensures that their satisfaction is our number one priority.
What is CBeST™ Cluster Management Software?
CBeST™is a perfect symphony of software packages, utilities and custom scripts elegantly configured to ease the cluster administration process. With CBeST™our Clusters and Clouds are easily managed, monitored, maintained and upgraded. CBeST™is carefully installed and tested on all Clusters and Clouds prior to shipping; ensures a completely functional high performance computing solution upon delivery. CBeST™includes support directly from PSSC Labs Expert Cluster Technicians.
Why should I purchase from PSSC Labs?
PSSC Labs is the only true tier 1 manufacturer of high performance computing solutions and developers of cluster management software. We take responsibility for the entire system, providing you with one single point of contact. And you will directly with the PSSC Labs Technician responsible for installing and testing your system. No more calls to far away places, dealing with unknowledgeable people. Get the support you need in a timely, efficient manner. We understand the importance of your work.
How do PSSC Labs' prices compare to those of other vendors?
Our prices are extremely competitive. As a tier 1 manufacturer, we offer factory direct pricing. Give us a chance at your upcoming computing project.
Do you ship worldwide?
Yes. Our systems can now be found in 35+ countries.
Do you offer support worldwide?
Yes. We offer next business day onsite hardware support for most major world wide cities.
How many Clusters / Clouds have you delivered to date?
Over 1500. We delivered our first Cluster to the University of California, Irvine in 1997. At the time this system was considered the fasted supercomputer in Orange County, California. We have since become the world's leading provider of turn key Cluster & Cloud solutions. Our Clusters & Clouds can be found in over 35 countries. Our Clusters & Clouds provide a variety of data intensive services for nearly every possible industry. No one else delivers the complete hardware, software & support package from a single vendor.
Can you develop custom configurations for specific applications?
Absolutely! As a tier 1 vendor we can go so far as to "bend metal" to develop the ideal configuration for your application & budget. Working with PSSC Labs you can build the system of your dreams at a price that will make you smile.
What network options are currently available?
We offer all major high performance network interconnects including 10 Gigabit Ethernet & Infiniband. All of our systems come standard with Gigabit Ethernet as well.
What is your testing / burn in procedure?
We take great pride in delivering systems with the lowest possible failure rate. In fact, our measured component field failure rate is below 0.01%. This is a direct result of the industry's most rigorous testing procedure. Each system undergoes a complete battery of component level test to ensure maximum performance and reliability. Once the components pass these tests we then embark on a painstaking process of BIOS settings, operating system installation, driver installation, CBeST™Cluster Management Software installation. The entire process can take up to 3 weeks. We ship systems only after our expert technicians are 100% confident.
Does your system include environment monitors and auto shut down features?
Yes. We do everything possible to ensure system longevity. Maintaining the system in the proper cooling environment is paramount. If in the event of a HVAC shut down, unacceptable temperature ranges & high humidity, the system should shut down gracefully.
Do you offer contracts for government purchasing?
PSSC Labs offers our products on a variety government contract vehicles including GSA, SEWP, CMAS & US Communities. These widely accepted contracting vehicles expedite the purchasing process while satisfying government purchasing regulations.
Do you accept credit cards?
PSSC Labs accepts all major credit cards including AMEX, Master Card and VISA for world wide payments. To place an order using your credit card please call a PSSC Labs sales representative at 949-380-7288. You can also fax your credit card information to 949-380-9788. Please be sure to reference the PSSC Labs quotation number when placing an order using your credit card.
Do you offer Net Credit Terms?
PSSC Labs offers Net Credit Terms for all Government, University & Fortune 1000 organizations. For all other organizations, download our Credit Application now.
Do you offer onsite technical support?
PSSC Labs offers a variety of support options including next business day onsite hardware support (world-wide). For more information review our Support Programs
Do you offer onsite installation?
Yes we do. We offer a variety of services including Onsite Installation. Contact Us
for service details.