Siliconvalley.internet.com: AMD Tunes Scyld Beowulf for Linux Clusters
Jan 23, 2003, 08:30 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Michael Singer)
"Continuing its drive into specialized markets, Advanced Micro
Devices Tuesday is working with some Linux clustering firms for its
upcoming AMD Opteron processors.
"The Sunnyvale, Calif.-based semiconductor maker said that
Annapolis, MD-based Scyld Computing is developing a 64-bit version
of Scyld Beowulf, a cluster operating system, for systems based on
the Opteron processor (formerly known as Sledgehammer).
"The two companies say the partnership is expected to bring
enhanced Linux kernel, libraries and utilities specific to
clustered x86 computing..."