Capabilities

Moab HPC Suite – Basic Edition Components

  • Both CLI and Moab Viewpoint self-service portal: Moab Viewpoint portal eases job submission and management for users from any location with minimal training required.
  • Moab Viewpoint Portal and Moab Cluster Manager Admin Dashboard: Provides for easy viewing of workload status, reporting on resource utilization and other system metrics, and the graphical management of some policies. This is provided by the Moab Cluster Manager desktop application, with reporting and dashboard management also available in the Moab Viewpoint portal admin views.
  • Moab Workload Manager Intelligence Engine:  Automates the complex, optimized workload scheduling decisions and management actions with multi-dimensional policies that mimic real-world decision making.  These policies balance maximizing job throughout and utilization with meeting SLAs and priorities.
  • Moab Web Services and integration tools: Provides easy, standardized integration interfaces with resource managers, third party management tools, and existing third party portals.
  • TORQUE Resource Manager: Provides continually updated information on the state of nodes and workload.  Support for open source TORQUE is included in your Moab HPC Suite product subscription.  Using the advanced scalability, reliability and management features of TORQUE helps you to fully exploit Moab’s capabilities should you choose to use it as your resource manager.  Moab can also integrate with and leverage other resource managers such as SLURM.

 

Moab HPC Suite System Compatibility

Moab HPC Suite works with a variety of platforms to give customers flexibility, choice, and maximum leverage of existing investments. Many commonly used resource managers, operating systems, and architectures are supported by Moab HPC Suite including:

  • Operating system support: Linux (Debian, Fedora, FreeBSD, RedHat, SUSE), and Unix (AIX, Solaris)
  • Resource manager support: In addition to resource managers such as TORQUE and SLURM it integrates with many other types of resource managers and monitors such as HP Cluster Management Utility, Nagios, Ganglia, FlexLM, and others
  • Hardware support: AMD x86, AMD Opteron, HP, Intel x86, Intel IA-32, Intel IA-64, IBM i-Series, IBM p-Series, IBM x-Series
  • Database support:  Moab supports PostgreSQL, Oracle and MySQL databases so customers can use the database that best meets their needs or is their system standard