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Old 18th August 2009
bforest bforest is offline
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Default FreeBSD and Cloud Computing

Hello All...

I was doing some searching on Cloud Computing and after a few minutes was looking to see if FreeBSD was in the game. I cannot find any references so far in my short search except to see that the Open Source "Cloud Computing" software is using a license similar to FreeBSD license.

Does anyone know of any work being done to enable FreeBSD (or any BSD OS) as a host or serving member in a Cloud Computing scenario(grid).

Here are some links that I have found related to Open Source efforts & Cloud Computing:


- - - - http://ostatic.com/blog/eucalyptus-s...s-with-funding

- - - - http://www.rocksclusters.org/wordpress/?page_id=80 ( Available for: )

- - - - http://www.wired.com/gadgetlab/2009/08/apple-cloud (??)
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Old 21st August 2009
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I have a feeling you are confusing "cloud computing" with "cluster computing".
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