[Beowulf] Flashmobcomputing

John Hearns john.hearns at clustervision.com
Tue Feb 24 03:22:16 EST 2004


On Mon, 23 Feb 2004, Greg Lindahl wrote:

> On Mon, Feb 23, 2004 at 05:47:27PM -0500, Mark Hahn wrote:
> 
> > of course, in the grid nirvana, 
> > all computers would have multiple ports of infiniband,
> > and the word would be 5 us across ;)
> 
> In grid nirvana, the speed of light would rise with Moore's Law.
> 
An odd fact I always remember is that light travels at a foot per 
nanosecond.

(Useful to know if you are plugging coax delay lines into trigger 
circuits)

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