Difference: ListOfMachines (13 vs. 14)

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META TOPICPARENT name="LinuxCluster"

Nevis Linux Cluster Node Names

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tanya ATLAS client 3.2 GHz Dual-Core Pentium D 1 GB 60 GB Grand Duchess Tatiana Nicolaievna (1897-1918)
xenia ATLAS tier3 server Quad 2.26 GHz 4-core Xeon 24 GB 15 TB Grand Duchess Xenia Alexandrovna
karthur ATLAS/D0 workgroup server Dual 3.2 GHz Xeon 4 GB 2.5 TB Arthur Pendragon, Once and Future King
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elecdesign Electronics shop chip-design workstation 2.8 GHz Pentium 4 1 GB 160 GB Sometimes we have to use a practical name
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elecsim Electronics shop chip-design workstation 2.4 Intel Xeon 24 GB 800 GB Sometimes we have to use a practical name
elecdesign Electronics shop chip-design workstation 2.8 GHz Pentium 4 1 GB 160 GB
 

DOE

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hogwarts General shared server Xen virtual machine on HA cluster Hogwarts, a school where wizards are trained
hermione Shared client 2 GHz Athlon Duo 2 GB 60 GB Hermione Granger, one of Harry's friends
ron Shared client 2 GHz Athlon Duo 2 GB 60 GB Ron Weasley, another of Harry's friends
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harry Shared client 2 GHz Athlon Duo 2 GB 60 GB Named after characters in the Super Mario Bros. series of games.
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harry Shared client 2 GHz Athlon Duo 2 GB 60 GB After Harry Potter, the hero of his eponymous series.
 
claremont Shared client 2 GHz Athlon Duo 2 GB 60 GB Named after streets in the area of Columbia University
broadway Shared client 1.86 GHz Dual-core 2 GB 72 GB
columbus Shared client 1.86 GHz Dual-core 4 GB 72 GB
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isolde D0 client 3 GHz Pentium 4 1 GB 60 GB Isolde, a woman of tragedy

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Administrative machines

 Named for historical figures who made important contributions to Western thought
Name Function CPU Memory Disk Derived from
hypatia HA server Two AMD Opteron 6128 (16 cores total) 16 GB 2.5 TB Hypatia of Alexandria (d. 415), a teacher and philosopher who was killed for advocating experimental science and other heresies.
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shelley backup server Dual Core 1.5 GHz Intel Xeon 3050 2 GB 4 TB Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley (1797-1851), writer and philosopher, best known as the author of Frankenstein; or, the Modern Prometheus.
tango samba server Xen virtual machine on HA cluster The tango is a dance from Argentina that's actually quite different from the Brazilian samba.
sullivan mailing-list server Xen virtual machine on HA cluster Take your pick:
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cordwainer scanner workstation 2.8 GHz Pentium 4 512 MB 35 GB Cordwainer Smith was a science-fiction writer. Among his best-known stories is Scanners Live in Vain.
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bassi videoconference system in room 115 2.8 GHz Intel Core Duo 2 GB 60 GB Laura Bassi, the first women to hold a university position in Europe and a physics teacher.
cordwainer scanner workstation 2.8 GHz Pentium 4 512 MB 35 GB Cordwainer Smith was a science-fiction writer. Among his best-known stories is Scanners Live in Vain.
 
annex Annex general-purpose server Dual 2.4 GHz Xeon 1 GB 250 GB sometimes we have to use a practical name

Why the funny names?

 
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