CNET News: It Came from Boston U.
May 24, 2002, 22:00 (3 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by John G. Spooner)
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"Though the technology that went into building the Deep Vision
Display is costly, it's much less expensive than its
"While BU's Deep Vision Display relies on the university's new
$2.5 million p690 supercomputer to crunch the data necessary to
create the 3D images, a collection of less-expensive machines
perform supporting tasks.
"A cluster of 52 dual-processor IBM X330 Linux servers renders
and manipulates the images, while 24 workstations serve to direct
eight projectors, which create the image..."