[Beowulf] MPI vs PVM

Michael Will mwill at penguincomputing.com
Mon Jan 3 12:52:37 EST 2005


The short answer is: You definitely want MPI for performance reasons. 

Michael
On Monday 03 January 2005 09:07 am, Stavros E. Zogas wrote:
> Hi at all
> I want to set up a beowulf cluster for scientific purposes (In a university)
> using mainly fortran compilers.I want your help to choose between MPI and
> PVM
> Thanks in Advance
> Stavros
> 

-- 
Michael Will, Linux Sales Engineer
NEWS: We have moved to a larger iceberg :-)
NEWS: 300 California St., San Francisco, CA.
Tel:  415-954-2822  Toll Free:  888-PENGUIN
Fax:  415-954-2899 
www.penguincomputing.com

_______________________________________________
Beowulf mailing list, Beowulf at beowulf.org
To change your subscription (digest mode or unsubscribe) visit http://www.beowulf.org/mailman/listinfo/beowulf



More information about the Beowulf mailing list