[Beowulf] Large amounts of data to store and process

Benjamin Redling benjamin.rampe at uni-jena.de
Fri Mar 15 00:35:12 PDT 2019

On 15.03.19 06:28, Jonathan Aquilina wrote:
> I think what I was getting at is why not include the current HPC practices to every day desktops in the sense since we are reaching certain limits and have to write code to take advantage of more and more cores. Why not use MPI and the like to help distribute the software side of things to the cores?
> It could be my entire concept of MPI is way of or im misunderstanding completely how it works.

Not my opinion -- I have none regarding MPI --  and one doesn't have to
agree with the following article, but it gives a glimpse at what seem to
be the weaknesses of MPI:

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