Gathered CPUs for 4 PCs

By alladin163 ยท 6 replies
Mar 31, 2009
  1. Hey there i'm new here and i wanna ask something,
    i want to connect some pc's to eachother so i can work
    on one pc and all the cpu's of the pc's are gathered in one
    so i have one strong computer? How do i build this??
  2. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244   +234

    Are you kidding?
  3. Bluemouse

    Bluemouse TS Rookie Posts: 195

    You don't :) You wait for intel or AMD to build cpu's with more cores on them :)
  4. Technochicken

    Technochicken TechSpot Paladin Posts: 729

    Actually, you can. It's called a Beowulf Cluster. The motherboards are connected through their gigabit Ethernet. But you would need identical computers, special software, and other things. You can read here for more info.
  5. Bluemouse

    Bluemouse TS Rookie Posts: 195

    Er, yes, but I believe that he wants 4 cpu's going through one Mobo, not 4 full cpu's linked together ;)
  6. mailpup

    mailpup TS Special Forces Posts: 7,188   +470

    FYI, alladin has a second thread going on this same topic elsewhere in these forums. You can click on his name to find it.
  7. xehqter

    xehqter TS Rookie

    Ohh.. yeah.. umm Linux DistCC
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