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HPC Pack 2008 Service Pack 1 (SP1)

  • Published:
  • Version: 2.1.1703.1
  • Category: Update
  • Language: English

This service pack provides improved reliability, performance, and security for Windows HPC clusters

  • Microsoft HPC Pack 2008 Service Pack 1 (SP1) provides the latest performance, reliability, and security updates to the HPC Pack 2008 product. It is recommended for all users of HPC Pack 2008.
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Status: Deleted

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FileSHA1 HashSize
HPC2008_SP1-x64.execb44dc9eb75c2f1c8036b4ca24d6d15f80c1ce2d16.04 MB
HPC2008_SP1-x86.exefc0bce76a827aaf27f289b405bfe5de17b31b24c15.67 MB

System Requirements

Operating Systems: Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP

  • An HPC Pack 2008 / HPC Server 2008 cluster

Installation Instructions

  • This service pack is applicable to any computer running the HPC Pack 2008 software, including head nodes, compute nodes, and computers running the client utilities.

    To start the download, click the Download button and then:
    1) Click Save to copy the download to your computer.2) Run the download on the head node. You may have to reboot when the installation is complete.3) Close any HPC Pack Cluster Manager, Job Manager, or powershell windows on computers running the HPC Pack Client Utilities, and then run the download. 3) Use the HPC Pack Node Template's maintenance feature to install the fix to the compute nodes, or redeploy the compute nodes.

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