VPAC represents select vendors providing best in class solutions products for operational needs.
System Scheduling - Obtaining the best utilisation from high performance computing clusters demands flexible and sophisticated system scheduling software. VPAC uses and is an Australian agent for Adaptive Computing's MOAB scheduler and can provide advice and licensing as well as full first line support throughout the region.
Parallel File Systems - Compute capability must be balanced against I/O performance or cores will not be effectively utilised and the time to completion for jobs will be reduced by mis-matched storage speed. The Lustre and GPFS parallel file systems reflect the best products on the market today, and VPAC provides Lustre planning, installation, and full life cycle support for systems operations as well as users, and is a partner with Whamcloud to provide a total lustre support solution. VPAC also provides planning, installation, and operational support services for IBM General Parallel File System™ (GPFS™) on both linux and Windows HPC platforms.