CCS v1 – How to setup network adapters and bindings on Compute nodes ?

  QUESTIONS: Is it important to configure the binding order on the “Adapters and Bindings” tab like in Microsoft Failover Clusters? This is located in Network Connections from Control Panel, by going to the Advanced drop down menu then selecting Advanced Setting. Especially when you have Infiniband (IB) network which probably should appear last on… Read more

CCS v1 – How does MPI network actually work without name resolution?

Technorati Tags: Compute Cluster Server,CCS As you may already know, with the release of Windows Compute Cluster Server 2003 (CCS) we included Microsoft Message Passing Interface (MS‑MPI) implementation which is fully compatible with the reference MPICH2. This allows integration with Active Di­rectory and enables role based security for administra­tors and users, and the use of… Read more