The Windows HPC Team Blog

"Your guide to all things Windows HPC"

June, 2011

  • Creating a 'Service Pack integrated' installation point

    If you are only deploying a few new clusters across your network, then applying the latest HPC Pack service pack to each head node prior to deploying its compute nodes is a pretty simple workflow. You install your head node in your favorite way (either...
  • HPC Pack 2008 R2 Service Pack 2 (SP2) is now available!

    The second service pack to the HPC Pack 2008 R2 software is now available! This update includes a number of great new features, including Enhanced Azure capabilities, such as adding Azure VM nodes to your cluster, creating Azure node configuration...
  • Uninstalling HPC Pack 2008 R2

    If for some reason you want to uninstall the HPC Pack 2008 R2 software from multiple computers, read on... HPC Pack 2008 R2 is made up of several different components (for example the Client Utilities and the MPI Redistributable) that get installed...
  • C++ Accelerated Massive Parallelism

    One of the HPC team’s “sister groups” is the Parallel Computing Platform team, which creates tools that allow developers to efficiently harness the power of multicore processors. We are pleased to say that they have recently announced...