Azure Batch – (Highly Scalable) Batch Processing with Microsoft Azure (and a Successor to GeRes2)

Azure Batch is a completely managed service, you could see it as “batch processing as a service”. It can be used for simple batch processing up to High-Performance-Compute (HPC) types of workloads. As such it fills the gap we tried to fill over the past year with GeRes2, an open source framework for batch-processing with…