Combining the power of 1,100 Apple computers, the Terascale Cluster project is bringing Virginia Tech to the forefront in the supercomputing arena. chaosmint.com has a few pictures to drool over, while Virginia Tech’s official site has been mirrored here. Apple also provides information on clustering resources.
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