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Old 12-07-2007, 12:20 PM   #1
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LXer: A Supercomputer For Africa


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Nigerian schoolchildren no doubt appreciate the innovative little machines that are trickling into Africa via Nicholas Negroponte's One Laptop Per Child program. But IBM thinks the developing world needs a little more processing power to cross the digital divide--about 14,000 times more, by the company's estimation. The computer giant announced Tuesday it will donate one of its BlueGene/P supercomputers to the Center for High Performance Computing in Cape Town, South Africa.
[Only vaguely related to Linux, but good news nonetheless - Sander]


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