The Windows HPC Team Blog

"Your guide to all things Windows HPC"

January, 2009

  • How to connect to a HPC Server cluster from a PC not into the AD

    To manage/monitor/use a cluster you don’t need to be logged on the head node, you just have to install the HPC Pack on your Windows Workstation. Idealy your PC and the cluster will be into the same Active Directory, but if this is not the case, you...
  • a powershell problem

    We've gotten reports of an installation glitch that makes it so that node management cmdlets won't work when run from a remote client (they'll work just fine run on the headnode) due to a registry key that doesn't always get set up correctly. Fortunately...
  • Join the Customer Experience Improvement Program!

    The HPC Customer Experience Improvement Program (CEIP) was created to give you, the HPC customers the ability to contribute to the design and development of the HPC product. CEIP collects information about how you use HPC product and we, the product team...
  • Does Hedging really work?

    A number of large VA providers have active Equity Hedge programs in place for risk management against adverse effects of stock market fluctuations. after the last 18 months of craziness in the stock market, maybe this is the perfect time to examine the...