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SearchEnterpriseLinux: Linux Clusters Give HPC Price-Performance

Aug 22, 2004, 13:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jan Stafford)

"Why use Linux clusters for HPC and not supercomputers?

"Rublowsky: Price/performance: Linux clusters run on commodity servers. When you start adding up the cost of putting 32 commodity servers in a rack and expanding those out, it is a fraction of the price of a supercomputer..."

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