[Beowulf] Re: Beowulf Digest, Vol 58, Issue 49

Alcides Simao alsimao at gmail.com
Fri Dec 19 09:51:24 PST 2008


Hello All!

Puting it bluntly, Beowulf just refers to the type of equipment used, that
is, commodity hardware and usually, Free OpenSource Software!

Beowulfs can impersonate a great many type of cluster types, from HA, HPC,
Grid, and so on :)

If you want a jerkier way of putting this, consider Beowulf a 'Trademark'!
You have BlueGenes, and so on, and you have Beowulf :)

Just that!

Beowulf, made in your own room :)
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