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|Originally Published: Tuesday, 16 November 1999||Author: Kristopher Kersey|
|Published to: enhance_articles_hardware/Hardware News||Page: 1/1 - [Printable]|
SGI Demos New Linux Based Supercomputer
Silicon Graphics Inc unveiled a new supercomputer Monday based on Intel's new Itanium microprocessor and Linux. The aim of this new computer is to appeal to a broader audience by providing a system that is "more powerful than anything now on the market" at a lower cost than traditional supercomputers. It's nice to see that an increasing number of high-end manufacturers are realizing the power of Linux in high-end system.