[Beowulf] The name Beowulf-cluster
Douglas Eadline, Cluster World Magazine
deadline at linux-mag.com
Tue Jan 13 12:56:42 EST 2004
On Mon, 12 Jan 2004, Per Lindström wrote:
> Is there some one that know why the clustering technique is named Beowulf?
> According to a viking saga was Beowulf a king that ruled //the kingdom
> of Geat, (Gothia, Götaland that is located in west Sweden) around year
> 500, i.e. about 700 year before the rise of the Swedish nation.
You may find reading this:
useful. It was written by Tom Sterling and provides some history.
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