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Status Delivered
Workspace Spectrum Symphony
Components Version 6.1.1
Created by Guest
Created on Sep 9, 2016

SMC 6.1.1 enhancement

SMC prior to 7.1.1 applies to all applications and attempts to balance application sessions across all clusters connected to SMC by always selecting the cluster with the minimum number of active tasks. This will not work with us as we plan to SMC on 2 env with 2000 cores and 5000 cores each. We request either back support the new feature in SMC 6.1.1 or make SMC 7.1.1 support cluster on 6.1.1

  • Guest
    Jun 22, 2020

    .Mark Status. SMC function had been greatly improved since Symphony 7.2 release.

  • Guest
    Sep 10, 2016

    Creating a new RFE based on Community RFE #94372 in product Spectrum Symphony (previously called Platform Symphony).