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Spectrum LSF

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expansion of bhosts -o

Being able to see the currently available and reserved memory values for a host[group] requires a 'bhosts -l' report. It would be very nice to report something like: $ bhosts -o 'HOST_NAME mem mem_reserved' [host_name ... | host_group ... | comput...
6 months ago in Spectrum LSF / End User UI/Applicaton Center 0 Delivered

Enable DataManager to work properly when LSF usermapping is in place

When jobs were submitted with -data option and an account mapping is existing between the submission and execution cluster (MC) DM is not able to retrieve the data correctly.
8 months ago in Spectrum LSF / Other 1 Delivered

Customize job submission output

Customer wants the bsub output to only include the JobID instead of Job is submitted to default queue .
8 months ago in Spectrum LSF / Other 1 Delivered

Add a new option to 'bkill' to kill only pending jobs

The current bulk kill option does not provide enough granularity to kill pending jobs without a finish event, and kill running jobs with a finish event. This option will allow us to speed up the process of cluster maintenance where running jobs, w...
9 months ago in Spectrum LSF / Administration 2 Delivered

bjobs -o all

Currently there is a large list of -o options, which are hugely beneficial. We have a large bjobs -o <long list> -json report that is frequently run for metrics and query reduction (to provide an API to get cached data) but we have to update...
9 months ago in Spectrum LSF / Data Management 3 Delivered

Adopt the fleet api for Amazon Web Services to improve resource/host types acquisition times.

Current wait times are troublesome when requesting multiple instances of different types. https://aws.amazon.com/blogs/aws/ec2-fleet-manage-thousands-of-on-demand-and-spot-instances-with-one-request/
10 months ago in Spectrum LSF / Scheduling 1 Delivered

Set the "+pref_level" for hosts or host_groups in lsb.hosts

Currently it's possible in lsb.queues to set the "+pref_level" for hosts or host_groups in the "HOSTS" section to prioritize some hosts for job submission. We have various host groups defined in lsb.hosts and would like to set the +pref_level for ...
about 1 year ago in Spectrum LSF / Administration 2 Delivered

Fairshare dynamic priority to use job count instead of job slots

The fairshare formula uses job_slots with RUN_JOB_FACTOR. Looking to have a formula that uses a job_count that represents only the number of jobs (excluding the slots or tasks requested per job). A scenario for this is when a queue is set up to ...
about 1 year ago in Spectrum LSF / Scheduling 1 Delivered

LSF Resource connector should select template for minimum number of servers

LSF Resource connector selects the template based on the resources and priority defined in the configuration file. This is good approach for a single job. However, when there are multiple jobs (which is the case mostly), this approach is not suita...
about 1 year ago in Spectrum LSF / Cloud Bursting 2 Delivered

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure OCI support for LSF Resource Connector

IBM Spectrum LSF offers cloud busting opportunity using its Resource Connector component. LSF Resource connector works with various cloud providers, but it has no support for Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI). As per recent study, OCI has emerged ...
about 1 year ago in Spectrum LSF / Cloud Bursting 2 Delivered