Saran, Cliff
November 2007
Computer Weekly;11/20/2007, p61
Trade Publication
The article reports that the first public beta release of Microsoft corp.'s Windows HPC Server 2008, can now be downloaded from Microsoft's website. Based on the Windows Server 2008 operating system, HPC Server 2008 supports high-speed networking, efficient and scalable cluster management tools, failover capabilities, a service oriented architecture (SOA) job scheduler, and support for third-party clustered file systems. This software is being run at the Holland Computing Center in the Peter Kiewit Institute at the University of Nebraska, one of the largest clusters in the world.


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