[Bioclusters] Re: gpfs overload on ibm bladecenter cluster

Michael Green mishagreen at gmail.com
Thu Feb 2 01:49:45 EST 2006

>We use an alternate GPFS running on SuSE and tweak the hardware a bit
>because we find that the number of channels, not necessarily type, but
>number can significantly alter performance through better data
>scheduling/routing without adding overhead.  Just curious, what apps are you
>trying to run on these small clusters, how many nodes/processors/channels?

Would you be so kind to elaborate more on this?
What is an "alternate GPFS"?
What hardware you have in place? what did you tweak specifically and where?
Warm regards,
Michael Green

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