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Job's dependency on Windows HPC Cluster Manager

I'm using Microsoft HPC 2008 R2 Cluster Manager and I need to add dependency between several jobs (the second jobs can't run while the first one is still running) but I found out that Microsoft has ...
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Windows VMs on ScaleMP cluster?

I was wondering whether the following stack would work, and if so then how well, and what sort of problems I might expect to encounter when setting it up? Hardware layer - lots of cheap servers SMP ...
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Microsoft HPC: mixing windows and linux blades

I have a working Windows HPC cluster with 32 blades, all of them are using Windows HPC. My question is: can I install Linux on 16 blades and keep the other 16 on Windows? Is there a specific version ...
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Automatically offline bad nodes in Windows HPC?

Is there any way, in Windows 2008 HPC, to automatically mark nodes offline if jobs are consistently failing on those nodes?
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Display or install Windows product key on command line

We are currently in the process of setting up several Windows HPC clusters using Windows 2008 HPC R2. We would like to be able to perform Windows licensing commands across the clusters via the ...
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What cluster management software does there exist for Windows, except for MS HPC Server?

Do there exist any open-source solutions? Perhaps, cheaper commercial ones? I'm surprised that googling does not yield anything meaningful for me.