This paper provides an overview of the effort and steps required in migrating UNIX HPC applications to Microsoft Windows Compute Cluster Server 2003 (CCS). In particular, it discusses the two migration paths available to the UNIX programmer.
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ok now its time to collar ESRI by the you know whats and point them to ms's hpc solution. ESRI's arcmap product is ripe for parallel distribution and they have not done it yet!
everybody thinks that since linux is free that its the best solution for clustering, which would be true if you did not already own 10,000 xp based workstations, but as of yet there was no way to harness that available processing power, my guess is ccs makes this happen am I right? ps I have not read any of the doc's yet I'm just hoping..