The Danish Technical University (DTU) has developed Scandinavia’s largest dedicated Mac cluster, consisting of 32 dedicated Power Mac G4 Dual 800 MHz workstations which is equal to 200 Gigaflop or 6 million instructions per second.
The cluster, which is called Velocity-X, will be switched on Monday the 24th of June 2002 with the presence of Apple Denmark.
The dedicated Mac cluster will primary be used to understand proteins influence on cancer and larger project for film and animation.
Velocity-X can be rented for approx 50.000 Danish kroner per week for use through the Internet ($1 = 8.5 DKK).
More on this news story and the technical specifications on Velocity-X can be found at macnyt.dk.