The Microsoft HPC & Batch Team Blog

The blog for the Big Compute team in Microsoft Azure, working on HPC & Batch services and technologies

March, 2010

  • Activation Filter - New Options in Beta 2

    Activation Filters are used to provide the administrator of a Windows HPC cluster with a mechanism to verify and modify jobs before they are run. For example, a Windows HPC Server 2008 Activation Filter receives the job xml which might contain license...
  • Diagnostics in V3

    When you have a cluster with a few hundred nodes, in a network environment that's often beyond your control, running applications that you didn't write, used by users who are not always predictable, you are expected to see some errors most of the time...