[Beowulf] commercial clusters
csamuel at vpac.org
Thu Sep 28 05:49:39 PDT 2006
On Wednesday 27 September 2006 5:10 am, Angel Dimitrov wrote:
> Is there many clients for processor time? As I saw the biggest
> supercomputers in the World are very busy! I'm wondering if it's
> worthwhile to setup a commercial cluster. Intel are planning for new
> processors - two CPUs each with quad cores. Two such machines will
> have power like one 50 GHz CPU:-)
A couple of companies have tried it, no one seems to make a go of it.
I don't know if anything has changed since then over the last year..
Christopher Samuel - (03)9925 4751 - VPAC Deputy Systems Manager
Victorian Partnership for Advanced Computing http://www.vpac.org/
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