[SATLUG] Supercomputers

Jeremy Mann jeremymann at gmail.com
Wed Jun 2 12:27:28 CDT 2010


On Wed, Jun 2, 2010 at 6:33 AM, Borries Demeler
<demeler at biochem.uthscsa.edu> wrote:
>
> Well put! Does anyone know the percentage of supercomputers/clusters that
> run Linux?  I would guess it would have to be above 90%.  Besides a few
> proprietary systems that run special unix versions (I believe some NEC
> may run a proprietary Unix, and some Cray models), there is actually a
> Microsoft cluster environment out there, but I wonder what institution
> actually uses that environment for real work?

470 of the top 500 SuperComputers run Linux, 25 mostly AIX and 5 Windows HPC.



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