Bright Computing: Advanced Linux Cluster Management

With this post we are initiating coverage of Bright Computing.

Bright Computing provides comprehensive software solutions for provisioning and managing HPC clusters, Hadoop clusters, and OpenStack private clouds in your data center or in the cloud.

Bright's platform, the Bright Cluster Manager, was designed by a highly regarded team of cluster specialists with first-hand experience in the need for new approaches to cluster management. The Bright Cluster Manager is optimized to:

  • Make cluster management easy. Linux clusters of any size are now really easy to install, manage and use, even with only minimal Linux knowledge. Install, Monitor, Manage, Use, Scale are all easily done.
  • Scale clusters to thousands of nodes. Bright Cluster Manager was designed to scale, and it does so in ways not dependent on third-party software not designed for this level of scale.
  • Handle all management functions. This is a complete solution that includes everything a user or administrator would expect from a professional cluster management software stack.

For a quick visual introduction to the power of Bright Computing and OpenStack visit the video at this link and embedded below:


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