A successful HPC cluster is a powerful asset for an organization.
The following essential strategies are guidelines for the effective operation of an HPC cluster resource:
Plan To Manage the Cost of Software Complexity
Plan for Scalable Growth
Plan to Manage Heterogeneous Hardware/Software Solutions
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Bright Cluster Manager addresses the above strategies remarkably well and allows HPC and Hadoop clusters to be easily created, monitored, and maintained using a single comprehensive graphical user interface. Administrators can focus on more sophisticated, value-adding tasks rather than developing homegrown solutions that may cause problems as clusters grow and change. The end result is an efficient and successful HPC cluster that maximizes user productivity.