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November 20, 2008

Is Virtualization the Future of Supercomputing?

Amy Newman

Typically, the Supercomputing show is all about the cream of the crop, and while that is the case this year, attention is being paid the the low end as well. This was evidenced first and foremost in its choice of keynote speakers, Dell Chairman and CEO Michael Dell addressed the crowd, discussing “the democratization of supercomputing thanks to the use of standards and off-the-shelf parts. That democratization, he noted, blurs the line between high-performance computing and corporate computing.”

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