New HPC WCF Feature… Use Compute Cluster as Scalable SOA Platform

  Windows HPC Server 2008 exposes two new service interfaces.  One is intended for compliance with cross-platform cluster interoperability (i.e. OGF’s HPCBP specification).  The other extends high-performance computing platform technologies into the Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) solutions arena. A cluster aware SOA client application initiates a session with the cluster scheduler.  The scheduler launches or…

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HPC JumpStart for ITPro and Developers

Consider registering for a 1 day Windows HPC Server 2008 immersion event.   Designed to introduce new features and tools, attendees will obtain a JumpStart in their preparation for deployment and development of Windows HPC solutions.   World-wide dates and venues.  Check-back for events in your locale.    http://www.hpcpal.com

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Windows HPC Server 2008 Beta1 Released

The beta1 release occurred in conjunction with the SC’07 convention.   Read more here:  http://www.microsoft.com/windowsserver2003/ccs/default.aspx

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"Virtual" HPC Cluster on a Notebook PC…?

Maybe a stretch, eh?   Well maybe not if you just want to experiment with the tools and platform technologies.  Today, you can acquire a multi-core notebook supporting a CPU/RAM combination capable of running multiple virtual machines simultaneously.  This allows you to experiment not only with new Windows Server 2008 RC0 Virtualization (i.e. “Hyper-V”), but also…

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