[Beowulf] AMD Roadrunner open compute motherboard

Greg Lindahl lindahl at pbm.com
Fri Jan 18 21:49:05 PST 2013


On Fri, Jan 18, 2013 at 11:39:23PM +0000, Lux, Jim (337C) wrote:

> they're putting them next to power plants so power costs are low and near toxic waste dumps or swamps or something where land is cheap).

In the Silicon Valley, we build office parks and apartments on waste
dumps and swamps, and I can see plenty of both from my apartment
balcony.  But yes, you are correct that they are optimizing for $$ and
not density.

-- greg



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