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HPC 2016 Alternate Rest API Authentication RRS feed

  • Question

  • We have a spring boot application that must be stateless and must communicate with the Microsoft HPC Rest API to submit jobs on the behalf of users. We were wondering if there were any options to authenticate against HPC when making the API calls without passing the username and password with every request.

    Thanks,

    Cody


    Tuesday, August 25, 2020 9:38 PM

All replies

  • Hi Cody,

    If you don't want username and password for Rest API, then you can try Azure AD provided that your cluster is on Azure. See https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powershell/high-performance-computing/hpcpack-cluster-active-directory?view=hpc19-ps for how to setup your cluster in Azure AD. Also note that you have to use a new set of Rest API for HPC Pack if you want to use Azure AD. Here's the API reference for the new one compared with the old one: http://download.microsoft.com/download/B/D/B/BDB8782A-FAAF-457D-AF3D-0B157FEEDF4C/New%20Set%20of%20HPC%20Pack%20Scheduler%20REST%20API.pdf

    Regards,

    Robert

    Wednesday, September 2, 2020 11:26 AM