Supported Applications


  • Description

    an open source Message Passing Interface implementation that is developed and maintained by a consortium of academic, research, and industry partners. Open MPI is therefore able to combine the expertise, technologies, and resources from all across the High Performance Computing community in order to build the best MPI library available.

  • Installation

    Use the following command to install this title with the CLI client: $ sbgrid-cli install openmpi Copy to clipboard
  • Primary Citation*

    E. Gabriel, G. E. Fagg, G. Bosilca, T. Angskun, J. J. Dongarra, J. M. Squyres, V. Sahay, P. Kambadur, B. Barrett, A. Lumsdaine, R. H. Castain, D. J. Daniel, R. L. Graham, and T. S. Woodall. 2004. Open MPI: Goals, Concept, and Design of a Next Generation MPI Implementation. Recent Advances in Parallel Virtual Machine and Message Passing Interface. EuroPVM/MPI 2004. Lecture Notes in Computer Science. 3241: 97-104.

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  • Keywords

    Programming Tools

  • Default Versions

    Linux 64:  3.1.6
    OS X INTEL:  2.1.2

  • Other Versions

      Linux 64:

      4.1.1, 3.1.6_slurm-20.02.03, 3.1.6_compat, 3.1.0, 2.1.3, 2.1.2, 2.0.2, 1.8.4, 1.6.3, 1.4.2, 1.10.7
    • OS X INTEL:

      4.1.1, 3.1.6-clang, 3.1.6, 3.1.0, 2.1.3, 2.1.2-gcc, 1.8.4, 1.6.4, 1.3.3
  • Developers

    Gilles Gouaillardet, Nathan Hjelm, Jeff Squyres