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From Mark Kerzner <mark.kerz...@shmsoft.com>
Subject Re: What should I do with a 48-node cluster
Date Fri, 21 Dec 2012 20:03:44 GMT
True!

I am thinking of either my (small) office, or actually hosting for under
$500/month.

On Fri, Dec 21, 2012 at 1:37 PM, Lance Norskog <goksron@gmail.com> wrote:

>  You will also be raided by the DEA- too much power for a residence.
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> On 12/20/2012 07:56 AM, Ted Dunning wrote:
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> On Thu, Dec 20, 2012 at 7:38 AM, Michael Segel <michael_segel@hotmail.com>wrote:
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>> While Ted ignores that the world is going to end before X-Mas, he does
>> hit the crux of the matter head on.
>>
>>  If you don't have a place to put it, the cost of setting it up would
>> kill you, not to mention that you can get newer hardware which is better
>> suited for less.
>>
>>  Having said that... if you live in the frozen tundra like Montana, or
>> some place like ... er Canada or Siberia... , it may make more sense to use
>> it to heat your home with it.
>> Just think of the side benefits from all that potential additional
>> compute power....  :-P
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>  I can say from experience that the sound of a bunch of servers in a home
> setting is a novel one that is probably unlike anything you have known
> before.
>
>  If you haven't experienced that, then taking on these servers could be
> classified as novelty seeking behavior.
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