Options with HPC Pack to create and manage a cluster for Windows HPC workloads in Azure

Create and manage a cloud-based high-performance computing (HPC) cluster by taking advantage of Microsoft HPC Pack and Azure compute and infrastructure services. HPC Pack, available for free download, is built on Microsoft Azure and Windows Server technologies and supports a wide range of HPC workloads.

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For more HPC options in Azure, see Technical resources for batch and high-performance computing.

This article focuses on Azure options to create HPC Pack clusters to run Windows workloads. There are also options for creating HPC Pack clusters to run Linux HPC workloads.

HPC Pack cluster in Azure VMs and VM scale sets

Azure Resource Manager templates

Azure VM images

Browse HPC Pack images in the Azure Marketplace if you want to build your own HPC Pack cluster in Azure.


HPC Pack 2012 R2 cluster deployment in the classic deployment model

Burst to Azure from HPC Pack 2012 R2

Job submission