Dual Athlon MP 1U units

Eugene Leitl Eugene.Leitl at lrz.uni-muenchen.de
Fri Jan 25 11:31:43 PST 2002

On Fri, 25 Jan 2002, Steven Timm wrote:

> I am just wondering how many people have managed to get a
> cluster of dual Athlon-MP nodes up and running.  If so,
> which motherboards and chipsets are you using, and has anyone
> safely done this in a 1U form factor?

I'm hearing (iX tests, iirc) the heat dissipation of 1U dual Athlons makes
high density rackmounting difficult. Both within the cluster (which could
be solved by sufficient airflow) and for air conditioning.

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