Digit: SGI Launches Linux Visual Computer Line
Oct 12, 2004, 03:15 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Robert McMillan)
"Silicon Graphics are launching the successor line to its Onyx
visualization systems. Called Prism, the systems run Linux on
Itanium 2 processors.
"Like the Onyx systems, the Prism line is designed for use for
advanced visual computing applications such as video
post-production, GIS and medical research. They will also use the
same ATI graphics accelerators and NUMAflex shared memory
architecture as SGI's MIPS-based systems..."