InfraGRID Cloud

InfraGRID Cloud – UVT HPC Center – InfraGRID Cloud Solution


InfraGRID Cloud offers cloud infrastructure as a service (IaaS). The cloud infrastructure is powered by OpenStack technology. The table below describes the resources offered by InfraGRID Cloud.

The virtual image repository consists of several basic images supported by OpenStack. InfraGRID Cloud uses KVM as a virtualization technology so, in general, any HVM (hardware virtual machine) compliant image can be supported by InfraGRID Cloud.

Administrative data

System Name InfraGRID Cloud
Short Description UVT HPC Center – InfraGRID Cloud Solution
Owner Universitatea de Vest din Timisoara (UVT)
Country Romania


Dedication to VI-SEEM

Dedication % of max VMs 12%
Dedication storage % 10%
Dedication in VM hours 402,960
Dedication storage in TB 5 TB


Cloud system operational since Jan 2015
Expected date system to be available to the project PM04
Expected date to be phased -
Interface to be provided SSH, OpenStack Standard API, OpenSstack CLI


Computational Power

Number of servers 50 Server specification IBM BladeCenter HS21 CPU per server 2
RAM per server 10 Total number of CPU cores 400 Max number of VMs 400
Smallest VM CPU cores 1 Smallest VM RAM 0.5 Largest VM CPU cores 8
Largest VM RAM 8 Total storage 50 TB Cloud environment type OpenStack