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IBM Spectrum LSF

Accelerates research, simulation and design workloads across distributed compute environments. Comprehensive intelligent scheduling helps ensure that the right resources are automatically allocated to the right jobs, to reduce costs and maximize performance.

IBM Spectrum Conductor

Boost the performance of your Apache Spark workloads with an end-to-end solution that maximizes multiple Spark deployments. High-performance cluster management efficiently deploys, manages and keeps Spark clusters running reliably throughout their lifecycle.

IBM Platform MPI Community Edition

Fully licensed product available at no charge, without any time restrictions. Supports core features of IBM Platform MPI for Linux and Windows. Provides an optional low cost offering that includes higher rank counts, 24/7 IBM customer support, fix packs and upgrade protection.

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IBM Spectrum Conductor

Achieve faster insights with new generation cloud-native applications and open-source frameworks

IBM Spectrum Conductor

End-to-end Apache Spark solution maximizes the use of multiple Apache Spark deployments. High-performance cluster management efficiently deploys, manages and keeps Apache Spark clusters running reliably throughout their lifecycle.

IBM Spectrum LSF

High-performance workload management for demanding HPC environments

IBM Spectrum LSF Community Edition

Provides a fully licensed product at no charge. Completely integrated HPC solution features cluster provisioning and management, workload scheduling, application-centric portal and an MPI library (x86-64 only). Supports up to 10 nodes and 1000 jobs.

IBM Spectrum LSF v10.1


Accelerates research, simulation and design workloads across distributed compute environments. Comprehensive intelligent scheduling helps ensure that the right resources are automatically allocated to the right jobs, to reduce costs and maximize performance.

IBM Spectrum LSF License Scheduler

Allocates a virtualized pool of licenses based on your own distribution policies and enables license sharing between local or global project teams. Ensures that license availability is prioritized by workload, user and project, and that licenses are optimally used.

IBM Spectrum LSF Data Manager

Takes control of data transfers to help improve data throughput and lower costs. Automates the transfer of data on IBM Spectrum LSF clusters and the cloud, bringing frequently used data closer to compute resources by storing it in a smart, managed cache that can be shared among users and workloads.

IBM Spectrum LSF Application Center

Provides a flexible, application-centric interface for cluster users and administrators. Enables users to interact with intuitive, self-documenting interfaces. By standardizing access to applications, it’s simpler to enforce site policies and address security concerns.

IBM Spectrum LSF Process Manager

Enables you to design and automate computational or analytic processes, capturing and protecting repeatable best practices. Using an intuitive graphical interface, you can easily document workflow steps and dependencies, and then automate lengthy, repetitive tasks.

IBM Spectrum LSF RTM

Is an operational dashboard for IBM Spectrum LSF environments that provides comprehensive workload monitoring, reporting and management. You can monitor multiple clusters easily and effectively through a single intuitive interface.

IBM Spectrum MPI

High-performance application parallelization in distributed computing environments

IBM Platform MPI Community Edition

Fully licensed product available at no charge, without any time restrictions. Supports core features of IBM Platform MPI for Linux and Windows. Provides an optional low cost offering that includes higher rank counts, 24/7 IBM customer support, fix packs and upgrade protection.

IBM Spectrum Cluster Foundation

Lifecycle management for scale-out environments

IBM Spectrum Cluster Foundation Community Edition

This free edition of IBM Spectrum Cluster Foundation features cluster provisioning, management, monitoring and reporting for Linux IBM POWER8 (Little Endian) and x86-64 systems. It’s limited to a single cluster instance, does not have any node restrictions, and is available for download, deployment and redistribution at no charge.

IBM Spectrum Symphony

High-performance grid services for distributed computing and big data analytics

IBM Spectrum Symphony

Enterprise-class grid manager for running distributed application services and big data analytics on a scalable, shared, heterogeneous grid. It accelerates dozens of parallel applications, for faster results and better utilization of all available resources.

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