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"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
"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."