[GE users] How important is checkpointing support?

craffi dag at sonsorol.org
Thu May 14 15:17:53 BST 2009

Technical people I trust have pointed me towards this company:


Intend to evaluate them soon. The people who referred me to them are  
interested in checkpointing on Linux using SGE 6.2


On May 14, 2009, at 10:11 AM, agay wrote:

> SGE supports external checkpointing solutions. Such solutions allow  
> SGE to restart/migrate jobs/processes to minimize the damage of host  
> malfunctions and implement load balancing.
> Do you find checkpointing useful in your work? Does it work ok with  
> all your programs? Is it reliable?
> I understand checkpointing is a non-trivial technology now actively  
> developed on UNIX. Do you know any practical Windows solution?
> What solution would you suggest for a cluster that is used  
> interactively during the day, maybe with occasional reboots?
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