NVA-1156-DEPLOY: NetApp EF-Series AI with NVIDIA DGX A100 Systems and BeeGFS

Contributors netapp-aoife

Abdel Sadek, Tim Chau, Joe McCormick, and David Arnette, NetApp

This document describes a NetApp Verified Architecture for machine learning (ML) and artificial intelligence (AI) workloads using NetApp EF600 NVMe storage systems, the ThinkParQ BeeGFS parallel file system, NVIDIA DGX A100 systems, and NVIDIA Mellanox Quantum QM8700 200Gbps InfiniBand (IB) switches. This document also includes instructions for executing validation benchmark tests after the deployment is complete.