The IBM® Platform™ LSF® product family is a powerful workload management platform for demanding, distributed and mission-critical HPC environments. It provides a comprehensive set of intelligent, policy-driven scheduling features that enable you to take full advantage of your compute infrastructure resources and ensure optimal application performance. A highly scalable and available architecture allows you to schedule complex workloads, and manage up to petaflop-scale resources.

Heterogenous platform support means users can take immediate advantage of high performance GPUs. By intelligently scheduling jobs on heterogenous clusters, the software can make optimum utilization of GPU resources. Scheduling GPU enabled applications specifically to resources with GPUs.

Maximum Flexibility

  • Hetergeneous platform support
  • Policy-driven
  • Command line interface, web services, and APIs

Designed for Extensibility and Scalability

  • Powerful workload scheduler
  • Broad application support
  • More than 100K cores, 1.5M pending jobs

A complete list of Platform LSF features and benefits can be found here.