Where are you from:
Do you have a website I could reference:
What is your cluster(s) primary function:
What is the current number of nodes on your cluster?
10 Nodes 11 -
25 Nodes 26 -
50 Nodes 51
- 100 Nodes 100
- 200 Nodes 201
- 300 Nodes 301
- 400 Nodes 400
At what point do you believe adding more nodes is not worth the trouble?
In a typical week, how many nodes are out of production for any period of time?
- 10 Nodes 11
- 25 Nodes 26
- 50 Nodes 51
How many users does your cluster serve?
1 - 20 Users
21 - 50 Users
51 - 100 Users
101 - 200 Users
201 - 300 Users
301 - 500 Users
501 - 1000 Users
1001 - 2000 Users
How many applications do you officially support for your users?
1 - 10 Applications
11 - 25 Applications
26 - 50 Applications
51 - 100 Applications
101 - 200 Applications
201 + Applications
What is used to monitor cluster node hardware? Is there a specific tool you utilize?
Are you satisfied with your node monitoring results?
Yes / No
What do you use the hardware monitoring results for?
What is used to monitor the cluster network?
Are you satisfied with the network monitoring results?
Yes / No
What are the network monitoring results used for?
Do you manage and aggregate node logs and mail? If so how?
Yes / No
If you perform any monitoring, how do you present the monitored data and to whom?
What operating system(s) do you run on your cluster:
Mac OS X
How are operating system updates accomplished?
How are BIOS updates managed?
What do you use for job scheduling?
Sun Grid Engine
Do you run any performance analysis? If so, how is this analysis performed.
How are the performance analysis results utilized and are they beneficial?
Does your cluster have remote management capability?
Do you have a service level agreement (SLA)?
9 - 5 weekdays (70%)
How often are down times scheduled?
How are your down times accomplished?
In your opinion, what was the best "bang for your buck" option you installed in your cluster?
What is the most common problem you have with your cluster?
Would you like a copy of the aggregate results attained through this survey?
Send the results to:
Comments/Questions/Contact Information(If you have any questions please be sure to leave a way for me to contact you.)
Do I have permission to publish specific information about your cluster?