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CNET News: It Came from Boston U.

May 24, 2002, 22:00 (3 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by John G. Spooner)

"Though the technology that went into building the Deep Vision Display is costly, it's much less expensive than its predecessors.

"While BU's Deep Vision Display relies on the university's new $2.5 million p690 supercomputer to crunch the data necessary to create the 3D images, a collection of less-expensive machines perform supporting tasks.

"A cluster of 52 dual-processor IBM X330 Linux servers renders and manipulates the images, while 24 workstations serve to direct eight projectors, which create the image..."

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