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High-Performance Supercomputing at Mail Order Prices
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Contributing Organisation(s): NCSA
Field of Science: Computer Science
Abstract: This article describes how several hundred processors of mass market PC's had been used to successfully run a complex astrophysical hydrodynamics computation. The widely used Microsoft Windows NT operating system was employed for the cluster and it was running High Performance Virtual Machine (HPVM) which synthesises a high performance environment.
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