Specialized Hardware

Specialized Hardware

What is Specialized Hardware?

Our current specialized hardware offerings include:

  • K40 GPU nodes on Mesabi
What Can I Do with Specialized Hardware?

K40 GPU nodes are used for production run of GPU enable sofware applications. 

How Do I Access Specialized Hardware?

K40 GPU nodes are accessible though the k40 queue on the Mesabi compute system. 


K40 queue on Mesabi for GPU-enabled software applications

MSI is building a local research compute cloud environment called Stratus (

GEMS is a secure web-based platform for exploring, sharing, and analyzing data, workflo

Dedicated computing options are available for purchase when an MSI allocation is not enough to me