Apple Xserve

Dominic Wu dwu at
Tue Oct 8 10:48:10 PDT 2002

Yes, and release Marklar to the open source community.

 -----Original Message-----
From: 	beowulf-admin at [mailto:beowulf-admin at]  On
Behalf Of Mark Hahn
Sent:	Tuesday, October 08, 2002 10:09 AM
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Subject:	Re: Apple Xserve

> FYI: Apple has a nice ad in the Oct. 2002 IEEE Spectrum for its "Xserve"

Apple is a company that sells really great capital-D Design.
their hardware is just a sideline ;)

> server, which they claim is also "perfect for computational clustering".

well, "perfect" iff you are very cache-friendly, can make effective use of
their SIMD, and are substantially price-insensitive.

Dear Steve: please make your next XServe a dual-Opteron!

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