Home Brew Supercomputer


The legendary Cray-1 computer costs over a million dollars (www.cray1.com). Instead of buying an expensive equipment for computational analysis of proteomic data, a group of researchers at Duke build their own super computer for $8,000 with faster computational speed and more storage space. See that attached figure for some specification and comparison between Cray-1 and their Home-Brew Supercomputer

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