[Beowulf] How Can Microsoft's HPC Server Succeed?

Chris Samuel csamuel at vpac.org
Sun Apr 20 01:40:54 PDT 2008

----- "Jan Heichler" <jan.heichler at gmx.net> wrote:

> All presentations i saw about CCS or the new 2008 product where pretty
> honest about that they don't want to beat linux but want to make it
> easier for people that are no linux/unix experts.

Yeah, the presentation they did for us called HPC
"High Productivity Computing", which caused a few
chuckles in the audience and comments along the lines
of "Microsoft - taking the performance out of HPC". :-)

Christopher Samuel - (03) 9925 4751 - Systems Manager
 The Victorian Partnership for Advanced Computing
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