[Bioclusters] Local blast server, beowulf vs mosix

jfreeman bioclusters@bioinformatics.org
Fri, 01 Mar 2002 11:42:21 -0500

Start Here...

Once you have a small 2 node master/slave cluster running with the slave
node running starting through tftpboot you are ready for the next level
of complexity...

Danny Navarro wrote:
> Hi all,
> I would like to set up a linux cluster with some pcs to run blast
> searches against EST human database. First I will try to blast locally
> in the master node but I would like also to make a blast server
> available to the intranet.
> I have to learn a lot about linux clusters but now I don't know exactly
> how to start to do this, shall I use beowulf or mosix or there are other
> better alternatives? What do you think is the best system for doing that
> task?
> Thanks
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