The New Secret To Going Fast

Linux Magazine opines on the strange rhetoric that is greem HPC:
Green HPC is really optimized HPC. Unless you have an unlimited budget, price-to-performance is the metric often used to evaluate various hardware solutions. While performance can be easily measured, the price component is often a bit more vague. Often, the price component includes the basic hardware procurement cost and totally ignores the operational expenses. In today’s hot and hungry server market, this analysis is short sighted at best. An example can help illustrate the problem. Full Story

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About Rich
FlexRex began his life as a cartoon character I created a Sun Microsystems. As the world's first "fictional blogger," he appeared in numerous parody films that made fun of the whole work-from-home thing. Somewhere along the line, the Sun IT department adopted FlexRex as their spokesman in a half-dozen security awareness films for employees. So when I left Sun recently, I started FlexRex Communications, a Marketing company in Portland, Oregon.

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