TITLE

LARGEST LINUX IMAGE ACHIEVED ON SGI ALTIX 4700 BLADE SERVER

PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
UNIX Update;Aug2006, Vol. 17 Issue 8, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article highlights a high-performance computing achievement made by Silicon Graphics Inc. (SGI) of Mountain View, California. The company became the first to have the world's largest computer to operate under a single copy of the Linux operating system. The company demonstrated a single system image running on a world-record 1,024 processors using its famous SGI Altix 4700 blade platform and a beta version of SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 from Novell Inc. SGI is a leader in high-performance computing and is dedicated to helping customers solve their computing challenges.
ACCESSION #
21760732

 

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