A workload manager used to schedule jobs in different-sized Linux clusters. Slurm has three key functions: 1) giving access to users for a limited period of time to perform a certain action; 2) providing a framework for executing and monitoring these actions; and 3) managing a queue of work that is pending.
|Latest stable version||17.x|
|Used by||Nvidia, Applied Materials, University of Michigan|
Slurm is used on Sunway TaihuLight, which is the number one in the TOP500 most powerful computers in the world.