Monthly Archives: August 2012

Grid Engines and some common commands.

The anthill cluster currently uses the old Sun Grid Engine (SGE) as its scheduler. However, since Oracle bought Sun they have made it a closed source product, and so we will likely be switching to the Open Grid Scheduler ( OGS is a fork of SGE, and has many features in common. Here is a website that has a lot of details about SGE and will be updated towards OGS in the future: In the read more I provide some examples of common commands that we use with the SGE.


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