Delphinus Server

Delphinus server is to be primarily used for data processing/analysis operations. This server is in addition to Cygnus to support/augment similar operations.


  • CPU: dual Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2643 v3, 6 cores per processor, 3.40GHz clock speed, 9.6GT/s.
  • Memory: 64 GB (4 x 16GB) 2133 MHz DDR4
  • Storage: 4 x 4 TB 6Gb/s NL-SAS hot-plug hard disks in RAID-5. 10TB of total disk space.
  • Operating System: Centos 7 (64bit)



  • Intel Compilers : 12.0.5, 14.0.1, 15.0.3
  • C/C++ : gcc/g++ 4.8.5
  • Fortran 77/90/95+ : gfortran 4.8.5,
  • Python: v2.7.5, v3.6
  • Perl: v5.16.3, with multi-thread support

Access Request Form (IIA local link)


Available Software

Apart from the astronomy software collection, the following packages are available on cygnus:

  • IDL 8.4.1:
  • A mailing list, [Delphinus-users] is available for users to discuss software/disk-space requirements or any other relevant topics.
Last updated on: September 30, 2019