"Using funding provided by the National Science Foundation and
as a result of an open bidding process, the University Corporation
for Atmospheric Research (UCAR) has purchased a large-scale,
Linux-based computing system.
"The new Linux system will allow the National Center for
Atmospheric Research's major community climate and weather codes to
be built, tested, and evaluated in a full-scale Linux environment
for the first time. The 1.1 TeraFLOP system, manufactured by IBM
Corporation, will add significant computing capacity and capability
to NCAR's computing arsenal..."