HPC cluster deployed in the cloud

Solution Idea

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High performance computing (HPC) applications can scale to thousands of compute cores, extend on-premises big compute, or run as a 100% cloud native solution. This HPC solution including the head node, compute nodes, and storage nodes, runs in Azure with no hardware infrastructure to maintain.

This solution is built on the Azure managed services: Virtual Machine Scale Sets, Virtual Network and Storage Accounts. These services run in a high-availability environment, patched and supported, allowing you to focus on your solution instead of the environment they run in.

Architecture

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