samhdaniel at earthlink.net
Mon Jan 13 20:28:17 PST 2003
Here's a slightly different approach which was successful on a small scale:
Might not scale up to thousands of nodes, though.... :-)
Paul English wrote:
> We are looking at building a second cluster and I have some physical
> installation questions.
> When I was at NASA goddard, I got a look at one of the Beowulf clusters
> there which had nodes which were just motherboards mounted on rails or a
> shelf which sat in the rack. Seems great to me to avoid purchasing a case
> if it isn't really needed - does anyone know any vendors for this sort of
> a mounting solution? I found this one, but it looks like it includes the
> motherboards and the rack, while I'd like to just buy the shelves:
> I'd rather not fab my own, although I suppose that is an option.
> ... snip ...
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