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Cluster Management System

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MOSIX can manage Linux clusters and multi-cluster private Clouds.

Main cluster features      
  • Provides a single-system image.
  • Automatic resource discovery.
  • Dynamic workload distribution.
  • Automatic load-balancing.
  • Direct communication between migrated processes.
  • Migrated (guest) processes run in a sandbox.
  • Automatic installation and configuration.
  • On-line monitor.
  • Additional multi-cluster private cloud features      
  • Clusters can join or leave at any time.
  • Guest processes move out before disconnecting a cluster.
  • Clusters can be shared symmetrically or asymmetrically.
  • Supports different priorities to guest processes.
  • Can run in VM or non-VM environments.
  • VMs can run on Linux or Windows.

  • Obtaining a copy

    The following license applies to most parts of the MOSIX package, except the parts that are marked otherwise:

    Thank you for your interest in MOSIX.


    For all Linux distributions

    The latest distribution is MOSIX-4.4.4, see the changelog for details.
    Configuration and installation instructions are included in the distribution README and in the Administrator guide.

    Older MOSIX-3 distributions can be found here. Older MOSIX-2 distributions for 32/64-bit architectures can be found here.