G5 or P4 cluster

From: Grischa R. Meyer (grischa_at_graduates.uwa.edu.au)
Date: Tue Nov 11 2003 - 00:58:07 CST


I was wondering what experience people have with G5s. Would a cluster of
dual G5s be faster/slower than single P4s?
Do dual processors provide much speedup due to faster communication?

It's gonna be a small cluster 8-16 P4s or 3-8 G5s.
Both would use gigabit ethernet.



Grischa R. Meyer, grischa_at_graduates.uwa.edu.au

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