Launcher and Slurm#
The "Launcher" feature was introduced in RStudio Workbench 1.2 and is only available under named user licensing. RStudio Workbench 1.2 without Launcher is available under existing server-based licensing. For questions about using Launcher with RStudio Workbench, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
RStudio Workbench 1.2 and newer versions include a Slurm plugin for running R sessions and background jobs on a Slurm cluster.
Architecture and Network Access#
RStudio Workbench can be configured with Launcher and Slurm using the following architecture and network communication paths:
Launcher spawns R sessions and background jobs via Slurm tooling and uses shared home directories for project storage.
Ready to get started with RStudio Workbench and Slurm?#
Proceed to the documentation for Integrating RStudio Workbench with Slurm
Want to learn more about RStudio Workbench and Slurm?#
Refer to the overview on Scaling RStudio Workbench with Slurm
Refer to the FAQ for RStudio Workbench with Launcher and Slurm