Bob is a supercomputer with 800 compute nodes and 12800 cores installed in a state-of-the-art datacentre facility located in Riba de Ave fully powered by sustainable energy sources.

Each Bob node has: two Intel 8-core “Sandy Bridge” generation Xeon processors at 2.7Ghz with 32GB of RAM and a shared storage with 1,5 PB. Nodes are integrated with a Mellanox FDR 56 Gb/s InfiniBand network.

Bob is part of the former Stampede 1 of Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC).