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<p class=MsoNormal style='text-autospace:none'><font size=2 face="Courier New"><span
style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"'>I will have funding
available to purchase some new clusters in the new year.<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='text-autospace:none'><font size=2 face="Courier New"><span
style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"'>I was hoping to be able to
have a cluster with a mix of Linux and windows nodes so that the mix could be
varied depending on the work load.<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='text-autospace:none'><font size=2 face="Courier New"><span
style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"'>I have been pointed to <a
href="http://www.clusterresources.com/pages/products/moab-hybrid-cluster.php">http://www.clusterresources.com/pages/products/moab-hybrid-cluster.php</a><o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='text-autospace:none'><font size=2 face="Courier New"><span
style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"'>Has anyone any experience of
this<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 color=navy face=Arial><span style='font-size:
10.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:navy'>Ricky</span></font><font color=navy><span
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10.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:navy'>______________________</span></font><font
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<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 color=navy face=Arial><span style='font-size:
10.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:navy'>Principal Analyst</span></font><font
color=navy><span style='color:navy'><o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 color=navy face=Arial><span style='font-size:
10.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:navy'>Information Services</span></font><font
color=navy><span style='color:navy'><o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 color=navy face=Arial><span style='font-size:
10.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:navy'>Queen's University <st1:City w:st="on"><st1:place
 w:st="on">Belfast</st1:place></st1:City></span></font><font color=navy><span
style='color:navy'><o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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style='font-size:12.0pt;color:navy'>&nbsp;<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 color=navy face=Arial><span style='font-size:
10.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:navy'>tel: 02890 974824</span></font><font
color=navy><span style='color:navy'><o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 color=navy face=Arial><span style='font-size:
10.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:navy'>fax: 02890 976586<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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10.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:navy'>email: <st1:PersonName w:st="on">r.rankin@</st1:PersonName><st1:PersonName
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