Platform Open Cluster Stack - Dell Edition
21 October 2008
Platform Computing has released of Platform Open Cluster Stack (OCS) – Dell Edition, a pre-integrated, vendor certified stack optimised to run on Dell hardware. Dell and Platform Computing will market a pre-configured, open source, Dell-supported solution that reduces the costs and complexity of running HPC environments. Platform OCS – Dell Edition enables analysts, engineers and scientists from organisations of any size to exploit the power of HPC with an out-of-the-box software solution that is exceptionally fast and easy to deploy, run and manage.
Platform OCS – Dell Edition includes a complete range of tools necessary to build an HPC cluster that is easy to purchase together as a complete package. Providing a unified framework that supports a variety of tools and seamless integration of third-party products including open source software and Dell-specific tools such as Dell OpenManage, allowing customers to easily manage and monitor their entire cluster. In addition, Platform OCS – Dell Edition helps administrators efficiently deploy and manage Linux Operating System-based HPC clusters even in highly complex environments.