[Beowulf] A Cluster of Motherboard.
Robert G. Brown
rgb at phy.duke.edu
Tue Nov 15 05:34:48 PST 2005
On Mon, 14 Nov 2005, Florent Calvayrac wrote:
> Robert G. Brown wrote:
>> On Thu, 10 Nov 2005, Glen Gardner wrote:
>> Dear Glen,
>> It would be really lovely if you would post some photos. A picture or
>> three is worth a lot of text here, and although google reveals a FEW
>> "recipe" websites they are so widely disparate in approach that there
>> isn't as much advantage as one would like (I did a bit of a search while
>> researching the answer to this question for the original poster).
> You were not talking to me but stimulated me to put back online a few
> of our cluster of motherboards about which I posted earlier :
> In particular there is now a closeup of the mounting system for the
> using rails.
> The system is made of 8 AMD CPUs with 1GB of RAM each,
> the motherboards have integrated NICs, no video, and everything is managed
> with clustermatic over PXE.
I'm always talking to you, Florent;-)
Lovely pictures. Cool thermalization modelling, too.
Robert G. Brown http://www.phy.duke.edu/~rgb/
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