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    SubjectRe: *grin* Windows 2000 & HPC: Scalable, Inexpensive
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    > At 9:10 am +0000 14/2/2001, David Howells wrote:
    > >How this for a laugh:
    > >
    > >http://www.microsoft.com/WINDOWS2000/hpc/indstand.asp
    > >
    >
    > Can anybody say "Beowulf cluster"? I bet you need a W2K license for every
    > box you hook up, too.

    The sad thing is, 3/4 of the page is an outright lie. It isn't
    a first, W2k is not the de facto standard OS, and the TCO is
    significantly higher than any cluster running Linux.

    It's a sad day when companies can get away with blatant lies
    all in the name of "marketing."

    /Mike

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