ParaStation Modulo is ParTec’s comprehensive software suite enabling efficient and smooth operation of the largest distributed memory HPC systems. It is specially designed to operate supercomputers following the MSA (Modular Supercomputing Architecture) approach. ParaStation Modulo comprises three main components: The ParaStation ClusterTools for provisioning and management, the ParaStation HealthChecker and TicketSuite ensuring undisturbed job execution, and ParaStation MPI including a process manager.

The attendees will be given an introduction to all components and a deeper insight into health-checking in particular.

Benefits for the attendees, what will they learn:

  • Become familiar with the ParaStation Modulo Cluster Software Suite
  • Get insight into health-checking an HPC cluster









Knowledge of what an HPC cluster is and how it works in general.

Agenda and Content of the Webinar

14:00 – 15:00 Introduction to ParaStation Modulo

15:00 – 15:30 Insight into ParaStation HealthChecker

15:30 – 15:40 Short Demo Session

15:40 – 16:00 Q&A

About the tutors

  • Patrick Küven
    • B.Sc. Computer Science
    • HPC Support Analyst at ParTec AG since 2018
  • Stephan Krempel
    • M.Sc. Computer Science
    • HPC Software Engineer at ParTec AG since 2009



This work was supported by the IO-SEA project. This project has received funding from the European High-Performance Computing Joint Undertaking (JU) under grant agreement No 955811. The JU receives support from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme and France, Germany, the United Kingdom, Ireland, the Czech Republic, and Sweden. This project has received funding from the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of the Czech Republic (ID: MC2105).

This course was supported by the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of the Czech Republic through the e-INFRA CZ (ID:90254).



This webinar will be an online event which will be held via Zoom. Zoom details will be sent to all registered participants.


The webinar is free of charge.

There is an open survey.