French hybrid supercomputer to exceed 300 TFLOPS by 2009

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| Bull also emphasises that the system will run under Linux and use other open
| source software, such as the Lustre cluster file system.
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http://www.heise.de/english/newstick...975/from/rss09


Related:

Linux in more than 90% of top supercomputers

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| Other operating systems, such as AIX (4.8%), Solaris (0.4%) and Mac OS X
| (0.4%) make the list, but Linux is alone at the top, where it is used in 459
| systems or 91.8% of the top supercomputer systems. *
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http://blogs.the451group.com/opensou...upercomputers/
http://tinyurl.com/2rponk


Bringing Supercomputing Power Down to Size

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| Now the computer industry is poised for a second transformation, in which
| supercomputing technology is trickling down to corporate data centers and
| desktop PCs, supplying them with unprecedented power.
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http://www.linuxinsider.com/story/Br...ize-60794.html


Supercomputing at less than the cost of a loaf of bread

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| A supercomputing, pay-per-use service that would make supercomputing
| affordable to small and mid-sized businesses as well individuals who need
| added computation power, was announced Tuesday. *
|
| [...]
|
| The user connects using Secure Shell or SSH, according to Dave Gibson, who
| heads business development at Interactive. The computer is run by
| Interactive's partner Tsunamic Technologies. *
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http://www.linuxworld.com.au/index.p...273654&rid=-50