[Beowulf] distributing storage amongst compute nodes

Leif Nixon nixon at nsc.liu.se
Wed Oct 24 01:45:13 PDT 2007

Mark Hahn <hahn at mcmaster.ca> writes:

>> Some people are running dCache pools on their cluster nodes.
> that's cool to know.  how do users like it?  performance comments?

Sorry, I don't have much firsthand knowledge about this. I know
Fermilab is consolidating storage from something like 650 worker
nodes, and it seems to work for them.

Leif Nixon                       -            Systems expert
National Supercomputer Centre    -      Linkoping University

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