[rescue] Cleaning out, anyone want some FREE stuff?

Joshua Boyd jdboyd at jdboyd.net
Thu Jan 13 10:31:06 CST 2005

On Thu, Jan 13, 2005 at 10:27:48AM -0500, Ethan O'Toole wrote:
> > SGI machines IMHO are not "better" just "different".  SGI machines excel
> > at graphics rendering and video editing - with the right hardware
> > installed.Sun machines perform best, again IMHO, at heavy mathematical
> > simulation
> > and database work.Each has their own arena.
> Challenge XL? Origin 2000? I came from a shop that used almost all of the
> SGI's headless, and tehy were nothing but number crunchers (NASA project).

Plus, the Origins in particular are absolute IO monsters.

Joshua D. Boyd
jdboyd at jdboyd.net

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