Topcluster listing

Dan Yocum yocum at
Thu Sep 21 09:51:35 EDT 2000

Greg Lindahl wrote:
> > I suspect that the institutions that have the biggies are too busy with
> > "real work" to run a benchmark on the cluster -
> Actually, you'll find that "the biggies" in HPC are quite eager to get on
> the Top 500 list. It's the industry biggies (google, Incyte) that definitely
> don't care.

I tried to get management to run linpack on our "clusters" (OK, so
they're really farms, but...) at Fermi.  We couldn't take the time.  We
had to get the work done.  Reality often gets in the way of desire.


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