Two stages of the Project realization:
1. PC-farm segment 32 Pentium Pro 200 Processors (4 - for interactive using);
(2 years) 128 Mb per processor; 200 Gb HDD memory (RAID and SCSI); 4 DLT; 100 Mbit Ethernet Switch with 16 ports
OS "Solaris x86 v.2.6" or Linux
Andrew File System (AFS);
Network Queue System (NQS);
The total cost of this stage is 187,600 USD.
Different financial sources are needed to realize this stage of the project:
the Russia Ministry of Science and Technologies subprogram
"Perspective information technologies" fund, budget of JINR,
special funds of physical collaboration.
2. Full PC-farm: 128 Pentium Processors (8 - for interactive using);
(3-4 years) 128 - 256 Mb per Processor; 500 Gb HDD Mary;
Mass Storage System with 12 DLT;
new Ethernet Technology; new Software Technology.
An estimation total cost of this stage equipment is about 260,000 USD.
The additional financial sources and funds are needed.