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From: Dave Berry <daveb@t...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Why systhreads?
At 11:01 25/11/2002, Xavier Leroy wrote:
>For large
>parallel computations, clusters (distributed-memory systems) are the
>norm.

I think this is an exaggeration.  I've just started work at the UK National
e-Science Centre, which is linked to the Edinburgh Parallel Computing
Centre.  We have several new multiprocessor machines (16 processors, 64
processors, etc.), and there doesn't seem to be a shortage of uses for them.

Dave.

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