[Beowulf] How Can Microsoft's HPC Server Succeed?
csamuel at vpac.org
Fri Apr 4 03:47:09 EDT 2008
----- "Jon Forrest" <jlforrest at berkeley.edu> wrote:
> What technical features could they add that couldn't
> be added to a Linux cluster?
Windows botnet clients & client access licenses ? :-)
Seriously though, my concern is about the impact of the
essential anti-virus, anti-malware and anti-spyware
software on each node of the system be ?
Who could seriously consider running *any* Windows box these
days without them ?
Not least on a system that is designed to have random people
login in and run their applications on.
Christopher Samuel - (03) 9925 4751 - Systems Manager
The Victorian Partnership for Advanced Computing
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