Cisco + Kinetica

Kinetica runs on Cisco UCS servers to provide a true real-time analytics and visualization solution that allows you to uncover new insights immediately.

Cisco UCS is a next-generation data center platform that unites computing, networking, and storage access, and is designed for IT innovation and business acceleration. The product portfolio includes blade and rack servers, edge scale computing, converged infrastructure, composable infrastructure, and hyper-converged infrastructure solutions.

The Cisco and Kinetica solution is ideal for those in retail, logistics, ad tech, financial services, supply chain management, as well as any business that is interested in BI and high performance analytics.

Cisco UCS servers:

  • Simplify your data center architecture
  • Reduce the number of devices to purchase, deploy, and maintain
  • Improve speed and agility

Kinetica is certified to run on the UCS C240 M4 and C460 M4 Rack Servers.

Cisco UCS NVIDIA Portfolio

With the addition of NVIDIA GRID and Tesla graphics processing capabilities, the engineering, design, imaging, and marketing departments of organizations can now experience the benefits that desktop virtualization brings to these applications. When combined with Kinetica, users can explore massive data sets and uncover insights faster than ever before without having to learn new languages or construct data models

Recommended Hardware

The Cisco UCS C240 M4 Rack Server

The Cisco UCS C240 M4 Rack Server is an enterprise-class server designed to deliver exceptional performance, expandability, and efficiency for storage and I/O-intensive infrastructure workloads. This includes big data analytics, virtualization, and graphics-rich and bare-metal applications.

The Cisco UCS C460 M4 Rack Server

The Cisco UCS C460 M4 Rack Server offers exceptionally high performance and reliability to power the most compute- and memory-intensive, mission-critical enterprise applications and virtualized workloads.

UCS 240M4 or 460M4
Storage Kinetica storage: 4 – 1TB SSDs with raid 10
OS, binaries, log storage: 4 – SAS drives with raid 10, each with 1TB of storage
RAM 1TB DDR4 up to 2400MT/s
CPUs 2–Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-2680v2 (24 Cores)
CPU/GPU Link PCI Express
GPUs 2 NVIDIA K80s