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May 24, 2002, 22:00 (3 Talkback[s])
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"Though the technology that went into building the Deep Vision Display is costly, it's much less expensive than its predecessors.

"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..."

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