The high-performance computing version of Windows Server 2003 (x64 SP1 based) is now generally available. GA for this product means it’s on the volume price list; not the shelves of Fry’s or Best Buy. Windows CCS is designed to run massively-parallel applications (as opposed to serial apps) for fluid dynamics, crash test simulation, oil reservoir exploration, protein folding and more. To understand how some customers are using Windows CCS, check out today’s interview.
Later this month look for video interviews from the Windows CCS team to post to Channel 9 and Port 25.