Al-salam

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Damascus is the working name for the Earlham Computer Science Department's upcoming cluster computer.
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Al-Salam is the working name for the Earlham Computer Science Department's upcoming cluster computer.
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At the moment Damascus exists only as a $40,000 grant and a growing list of tentative specifications:
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At the moment Al-Salam exists only as a $40,000 grant and a growing list of tentative specifications:
== Latest Overarching Questions ==
== Latest Overarching Questions ==

Revision as of 18:29, 16 December 2009

Al-Salam is the working name for the Earlham Computer Science Department's upcoming cluster computer.

At the moment Al-Salam exists only as a $40,000 grant and a growing list of tentative specifications:

Contents

Latest Overarching Questions

Tentative Specifications

Budget

Nodes

Specialty Nodes

Educationally, we could expect to get significant use out of GPGPUs, but the production use is limited. Increasing the variance of the architecture landscape would be a bonus to education.

Network

Disk

OS

ION Computer Systems Quotation #61116

ION Computer Systems Quotation #61164

Silicon Mechanics Quote #174536

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