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Linux: It Doesn't Get Any Faster

Jun 24, 2009, 01:41 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols)

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"In the latest ranking, where performance is everything and nothing else matters, Windows is stalled out at the starting line, and Linux is lapping the field."

"Specifically, Linux has increased its already substantial supercomputer market share to 88.6%. Linux is followed by hybrid Unix/Linux systems with 5.8%; Unix, mostly IBM's AIX, with 4.4%; and running close to last, Windows HPC (high-performance computing) with 1%. Only BSD, with a single representative on the list, trails Windows."

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