Compaq.com: Alpha Linux Beowulf TestdriveDec 30, 1999, 18:17 (0 Talkback[s])
"Want to try the latest technologies over the Internet? This program allows you to test drive some of the hottest operating systems and hardware available today. If you've always wanted to try out Compaq's exciting 64 bit Alpha technology or 32-bit ProLiant servers-- do it here. Want to get time on SMP ProLiants-- do it here. Want to try different flavors of Linux - do it here. Just click on the "New Technology" you're interested in on the side navigation bar and fasten your seatbelt!..."
"We are proud to announce the addition of an Alpha Linux Beowulf cluster in the Compaq Testdrive program. We have set up an eight node cluster of XP1000s for developers to try their applications on. We have the latest release of Compaq FORTRAN installed as well as MPI. Compaq C (BETA) is also installed and will be replaced with the released version when it is available...."
"The Compaq AlphaStation XP1000 is the capstone of the Professional Workstation family. This AlphaPowered workstation incorporates the latest in Alpha processor technology and delivers award-winning performance. But don't take our word for it, register today for the Beowulf Testdrive and see for yourself. Please note that due to the nature of Beowulf we may be forced to limit the number of connections at any given time. We will do our best to accomodate as many users as possible."