[Beowulf] Why do we need SANs
john.hearns at mclaren.com
Tue Mar 1 07:50:41 PST 2011
This is a thought provoking article on storage:
In the light of the recent thread on Thunderbolt, note:
"Infiniband or ..... extermalised PCIe bus"
Do we see the HPC system of the future being a huge blade server farm,
running lots of virtual machines,
with some sort of object storage system spread across the machine
running on selected blades?
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