Interesting read - Canada's fastest computer...

Bill Broadley bill at
Wed Jul 30 15:06:05 EDT 2003

On Wed, Jul 30, 2003 at 09:09:47AM -0600, Robin Laing wrote:
> Here is a link about Canada's fastest cluster.  There is a link off of 
> the "McKenzie's" home page that explains how they worked out some of 
> the latency problems using low cost gig switches.  A complete 
> description of hardware is also included.
> The graphics of galaxy collisions are interesting as well.

Anyone have any idea what range of latencies and bandwidths are
observed on that machine (as visible to MPI)?

Bill Broadley
UC Davis
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