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Distributions => RPM Based Distributions => Topic started by: sandspur on April 04, 2011, 08:38:37 pm



Title: High velocity money
Post by: sandspur on April 04, 2011, 08:38:37 pm
Interesting story about Penguin Computing selling very high-speed servers running Linux to high-speed stock traders.  As the article notes small increments of time can make the difference between profits and losing one's ass.

http://www.theregister.co.uk/2011/04/04/penguin_computing_altus_1750_server/

They certify the servers with Redhat, Centos, or SuSe Enterprise flavors of Linux.

sandspur
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