a2-highgpu-8g

Google Cloud Platform instance a2-highgpu-8g is in the accelerator optimized family with 96 vCPUs and 680 GiB of memory. Available in 10 regions.
Instance Typea2-highgpu-8g
DetailsOptimized for accelerated high performance computing workloads.

aAccelerator optimized
2 – Generation
highgpu – A100 40GB GPUs
8g – Number of GPUs
Instance FamilyAccelerator optimized
DescriptionAccelerator Optimized: 8 NVIDIA Tesla A100 GPUs, 96 vCPUs, 680GB RAM
vCPUs96
Memory680 GiB
CPU Architecturex86_64
ProcessorIntel Cascade Lake
Coremark Score1269327
Shared CPUno
GPUyes
GPUs8
GPU Typenvidia-tesla-a100
Sustained Discounts (SUDs)no
Sole Tenancyno
Nested Virtualizationyes
Custom Shapesno
Confidential Computeno
Maximum Persistent Disks128
Maximum Persistent Disks Size524288 GB
Disk Interface TypeSCSI, NVMe
Local SSDyes
Max Local SSD3000 GB
Extreme Persistent Disksno
Hyperdisk Extremeno
Hyperdisk Throughputno
Network InterfacesgVNIC, VirtIO-Net

Regional Availability

North America
California / us-west2
Iowa / us-central1
Nevada / us-west4
Ohio / us-east5
Ontario / northamerica-northeast2
Oregon / us-west1
Québec / northamerica-northeast1
South Carolina / us-east1
Texas / us-south1
Utah / us-west3
Virginia / us-east4
Europe
Belgium / europe-west1
England / europe-west2
Finland / europe-north1
France / europe-west9
Germany / europe-west10
Germany / europe-west3
Italy / europe-west12
Italy / europe-west8
Netherlands / europe-west4
Poland / europe-central2
Spain / europe-southwest1
Switzerland / europe-west6
APAC
Australia / australia-southeast1
Australia / australia-southeast2
Hong Kong / asia-east2
India / asia-south1
India / asia-south2
Indonesia / asia-southeast2
Japan / asia-northeast1
Japan / asia-northeast2
Singapore / asia-southeast1
South Korea / asia-northeast3
Taiwan / asia-east1
Middle East
Israel / me-west1
Qatar / me-central1
Saudi Arabia / me-central2
Africa
South Africa / africa-south1
South America
Brazil / southamerica-east1
Chile / southamerica-west1

Regional Prices

Geography
Region Name
Region
Savings Options
Instance Price
North AmericaIowaus-central1compare29.3871
North AmericaSouth Carolinaus-east1compare29.3871
North AmericaOregonus-west1compare29.3871
HiddenHiddenhidden-1compare29.9838
HiddenHiddenhidden-2compare31.4748
HiddenHiddenhidden-3compare32.1101
HiddenHiddenhidden-4compare32.3258
HiddenHiddenhidden-5compare32.3967
HiddenHiddenhidden-6compare32.3967
HiddenHiddenhidden-7compare34.6005
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