Full Service HPC Cloud for a Clear and Predictable Low Price
PODTM provides you with a transparent pricing model that allows you to know exactly what you use, and plan for future budgets and requisition requests.
How To Get Started
Select a compute queue with its corresponding storage.
Each account comes with:
- A free login node
- 2D Workstation
- *Larger login nodes and 3D Workstations are also available for power users
Industry-leading support from our team of HPC experts is included, so feel confident.
Pay Only For What You Use
POD services are metered every three seconds, giving you timely, real-time billing that accurately reflects usage.
- No network charges
- No data download fees
- No minimum charges
- No fees to open or maintain an account
- No charges for idle time
EDU, Volume, and International pricing is available by contacting POD Sales.
Reporting & Billing
The POD reporting dashboard provides highly-detailed live reporting of your actual usage and charges. You can also review billing history or get a snapshot of billing status, compartmentalized by users, groups or projects. All of these details are available by downloading a spreadsheet, or through the POD API.
|Queue||Compute Nodes||Cores/Node||RAM/Node||High Speed Interconnect||Storage||Hour|
|Free Compute||24 Cores for 5 Min Maximum Jobs||QDR InfiniBand||Private NAS Volume||FREE|
|B30||Dual Intel® E5-2600v4 Series (Broadwell)||28||256 GB||Intel Omni-Path||Lustre File System||$0.10|
|T30||Dual Intel® E5-2600v3 Series (Haswell)||20||128 GB||QDR InfiniBand||Private NAS Volume||$0.09|
|M40||Dual Intel® X5600 Series (Westmere)||12||48 GB||QDR InfiniBand||Private NAS Volume||$0.08|
|H30||Dual Intel® E5-2600 Series (Sandy Bridge)||16||64 GB||QDR InfiniBand||Private NAS Volume||$0.08|
|Queue||GPU Nodes||Cores GPUs/Node||RAM/Node||High Speed Interconnect||Storage||Price/GPU Node Hour**|
|H30G||Dual NVIDIA® Tesla® K40 GPU||2 GPUs/Node||64 GB||QDR InfiniBand||Private NAS Volume||$2.32|
Each Compute Queue is configured with a corresponding storage system (Storage Pricing below).
All queues include compute nodes with CentOS operating systems and scheduler.
**GPU Nodes are charged by the hour for the entire node.
We also offer Reserved nodes for customers with high utilization demands. Contact POD Sales.
|Storage Type||Description||Charge Scheme||Price/GB/Month|
|Lustre File System||Parallel file system via 100 Gbps Intel® Omni-Path, N+1 redundant storage||Charged by Usage||$0.10|
|Private NAS Volume||Per-user volumes via 10 GigE network Distributed, N+1 redundant storage||Charged by Allocation||$0.10|
Storage is charged per GB, per month, and tracked daily.
All POD storage is accessed through high speed networks for best overall performance.
Login Node Pricing
|Login Node Type||Configuration||Price Per Hour|
|pod.free||1 core, 256MB RAM||FREE|
|pod.1×2||1 core, 2 GB RAM||$0.09|
|pod.2×4||2 core, 4 GB RAM||$0.18|
|pod.4×8||4 core, 8 GB RAM||$0.36|
A free login is provided for access to the compute cluster. Larger, more powerful login nodes can also be launched on-demand and charged by the second.
Login nodes can be powered on/off to control usage and charges.
3D Visualization (Scyld Cloud Workstation) Pricing
POD’s remote visualization solution is designed for HPC desktop applications — enabling real-time interactive GUI workflows and 3D visualization.
Find out more about Scyld Cloud Workstation.
|3D Remote Workstation||Hourly||$0.55/hr|
|3D Remote Workstation||Monthly||$325.00|
3D Workstations can be powered on/off to control usage and charges.