Diagnostics: HPC Cluster Manager
Updated: December 10, 2012
Applies To: Microsoft HPC Pack 2008 R2, Microsoft HPC Pack 2012, Windows HPC Server 2008 R2
Microsoft® HPC Pack provides a built-in set of commonly-used diagnostic tests. You can use these tests to help verify deployment, troubleshoot failures, detect performance degradation, and check for software updates.
This section provides information about the System tests that are included by default when you install HPC Pack, how to run tests, review results, and add custom diagnostic tests.
Running Diagnostic Tests
Reviewing Test Results
Add New and Custom Diagnostic Tests
Clear the Diagnostic Test Credentials
The job record retention period (
TTLCompletedJobs) determines how long to store diagnostic test results and data in the HPCDiagnostics database. For more information, see Understanding Job History.
For information about other ways you can monitor your nodes and jobs, see Monitoring Nodes, Managing the Job Queue, and Charts and Reports: HPC Cluster Manager.
For more information about creating custom diagnostic tests, see Diagnostics Extensibility Step-by-Step Guide on MSDN.