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MOSIX MO6 Beta for Linux 2.2.1 released

Feb 14, 1999, 13:20 (1 Talkback[s])

"MOSIX is a software tool for supporting cluster computing. [At] the core of the MOSIX technology are adaptive resource sharing (load-balancing and memory ushering) algorithms and a preemptive process migration mechanism, that allow a cluster of PCs (workstations and servers) to work cooperatively as if part of a single system. The MOSIX software technology provides some SMP/NUMA functionalities in a scalable cluster of PCs, for the efficient execution of sequential and parallel applications."

The released configuration supports up to six processors using Linux kernel 2.2.1.

To download MOSIX, click on the link MO6 at the MOSIX Web site.