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Xgrid: Distributed Computing for the (Scitech) Masses
David Kramer, Apple Computer, Inc.
Ernest Prabhakar, Apple, UNIX & Developers, Mac OS X Product Marketing

Track: Products and Services
Date: Wednesday, February 11
Time: 11:00am - 11:45am
Location: Plaza

Have you ever wanted to build a supercomputer? Xgrid is a new technology preview from Apple that makes it easy to turn a group of Macs into a computation cluster. It is based on open, cross-platform standards like BEEP and ZeroConf networking, and opens the door to a whole new way to think about distributed computing. This session will provide details on Xgrid's architecture, protocols, and extensibility, as well as discuss how it can be used.

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