[Beowulf] Themes for a talk on beowulf clustering
john.hearns at mclaren.com
Mon Mar 4 01:40:31 PST 2013
Given that this a talk to a LUG, how about:
Introducing what a supercomputer is
Take a look at the top500 list - and point out that around 90% of the systems there run Linux
Maybe as a theme for your talk take the Linux kernel - it runs on everything from an embedded device, though an Android phone,
through laptops and desktops right up to the biggest clusters and NUMA machines.
Stress that is is the SAME kernel. (OK, Android, I know...)
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