The Microsoft HPC & Batch Team Blog

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

March, 2011

  • A few HPC updates for the week

    For everyone who loves the Excel functionality in the HPC Pack 2008 R2 Enterprise version, we have written up some best practices for using the HPC macros . Then we have released an update to the Net work Troubleshooting Report portion of the...
  • power management solution in Windows HPC Server 2008 R2 (SP1) Monitoring Management Pack

    S ummary As Windows HPC Server 2008 R2 (SP1) Green IT offering, we have enabled the power management solution in Windows HPC Server 2008 R2 (SP1) Monitoring Management Pack with two configurable rules: “Calendar-based Power Management Rule”...
  • Are you running SP1 yet?

    If you have an HPC Pack 2008 R2-based cluster that you have not yet upgraded to SP1 - Why? HPC Pack service packs provide the most current set of fixes to improve stability, reliability, and performance. This particular service pack also included some...