July 2006
UNIX Update;Jul2006, Vol. 17 Issue 7, p1
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This article reports on the Small Business Innovation Research grant awarded to rPath, a provider of the first platform for creating and maintaining Linux software appliances based in Raleigh, North Carolina, from the U.S. Department of Energy. The grant amount is $100,000, which rPath will use to enable its rBuilder platform to create Xen virtual machine images for deployment in grid environments such as the Open Science Grid. There is a need for large scale grid computing platforms for scientific research.


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