[ILUG-BOM] [OT] Network Computers [Earlier -- Ignorance is bliss]

Saswata Banerjee & Associates scrap@[EMAIL-PROTECTED]
Sat Nov 16 17:18:03 IST 2002


----- Original Message -----
From: "Vinayak Hegde" <vinayak_hegde at mail.softhome.net>
To: <linuxers at mm.ilug-bom.org.in>
Sent: Saturday, November 16, 2002 12:03 AM
Subject: Re: [ILUG-BOM] [OT] Ignorance is bliss
> I believe the "network is the computer" will sooner or later come true.
>  The reason
> is CPU time is becoming a commodity ( look @ Grid Computing ) and
bandwidth
> costs are coming down slowly but surely.
>
My point is that with CPU cost coming down, HDD cost coming down,
irrespective of bandwidth cost, what does the use get ? What is the benefit
that will be derived in terms of money, efficiency, etc. by moving to NC ?

Regards
Saswata





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