Garcon, a grid for one, sil vous plait...

Joe Barrera jsb at polymathy.org
Tue Sep 9 00:31:28 PDT 2003


Rohit Khare wrote:

>> In a question and answer session with the press later in the morning, 
>> Phillips added that at present grid computing is meant to be done at 
>> a single location among servers in a datacenter and is not designed 
>> for computing across multiple locations.
>
> Uh-huh. yeah....


What's so ridiculous about that?
Aren't low latency and high bandwidth still important?
And aren't they still better on a LAN/SAN/etc?
(and more predictable)

- Joe
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