[Beowulf] Question about video/audio

akshay gulati gulatiakshay at gmail.com
Sat Apr 26 13:12:10 PDT 2008

So where to start, can i have any thing primary about the beowulf

On Sat, Apr 26, 2008 at 4:25 AM, Jess Cannata <jac67 at georgetown.edu> wrote:

> What do you want to do exactly? Do you already "farm" out portions of your
> job/task to different machines? Beowulf clusters are already used for tasks
> that are highly independent and can therefore tolerate heterogeneous
> clusters (animation rendering is the first one that crosses my mind, but
> there are others). I'm assuming that your jobs would be similar, so correct
> me if I am wrong. Send out the details (applications used, time required to
> run the jobs currently, etc.), and I'm sure you'll get some advice.
> Jess
> Linux Mercedes wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > I'm wondering if a Beowulf cluster would be a good choice for doing
> > audio/video production, or if I'm looking for something else.
> > If it is, I'm curious as to how it would work with a heterogenous
> > cluster (I have machines with speeds anywhere between 100Mhz and 1Ghz that
> > I'd like to use, although I do have older ones =])
> >
> > Thanks,
> > Nathan
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> >
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