[Beowulf] RE: moab
csamuel at vpac.org
Wed Dec 10 20:09:27 PST 2008
----- "Richard Rankin" <r.rankin at qub.ac.uk> wrote:
> I will have funding available to purchase some new clusters in the new
> I was hoping to be able to have a cluster with a mix of Linux and
> windows nodes so that the mix could be varied depending on the work
> I have been pointed to
> Has anyone any experience of this
Not in that scenario (no Windows here) but I do know
a University here who do power up/down nodes based on
demand using Moab.
We're not doing that as we always have a backlog of
jobs waiting to run!
Hope that's of some use to you ?
Christopher Samuel - (03) 9925 4751 - Systems Manager
The Victorian Partnership for Advanced Computing
P.O. Box 201, Carlton South, VIC 3053, Australia
VPAC is a not-for-profit Registered Research Agency
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