[Beowulf] Practicality of a Beowulf Cluster

J Bickhard jbickhard at gmail.com
Wed Aug 26 09:57:09 EDT 2009


So, I was thinking of making a cluster, but wondered: what are the
practical uses of one? I mean, you can't exactly run Windows on these
things, and it looks like they're mostly for parallel computing of
complex algorithms.

Would an average Joe like me have a use for a cluster?
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