Tiger MP motherboard in rack

Joel Jaeggli joelja at darkwing.uoregon.edu
Tue Mar 19 05:56:28 PST 2002

probably has more to do with the fact that the tiger mp doesn't have 
ethernet built in...


On Tue, 19 Mar 2002 Wolfgang.Dobler at kis.uni-freiburg.de wrote:

> Our institute is planning to buy a 6-8 node Dual AMD (1800+MP) cluster,
> either as towers or in a rack.
>   One vendor suggested Tyan Tiger MP motherboards for the tower variant but
> the much more expensive Tyan Thunder K2 S2462NG for the rack cluster,
> while another vendor says we can use the same motherboard (Tiger MP) in
> both cases.
> Can anybody give advice on whether it is a good idea or not to use the
> Tiger MP motherboard in a 2-unit rack? Are there thermal problems; would
> we need special ventilation?
> Any help is appreciated,
> W o l f g a n g

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