/. MS vs. university Beowulfs
daniel.pfenniger at obs.unige.ch
Fri Feb 22 09:51:08 PST 2002
The Cornell university NT cluster is the only case I have heard of
that was designed to perform calculations like a Beowulf cluster.
I believe to recollect its cost was $3M for 256 procs, not really
Note that it is trivial to dual boot on such a cluster, on official
days it can be the preferred OS of the sponsoring company, the rest
of the time the most reliable free OS of your choice.
Would you refuse $3M knowing this?
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