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Video: Southampton Engineers a Raspberry Pi Supercomputer

Our Video Sunday feature continues with this look at how Computational Engineers at the University of Southampton built a $4000 supercomputer from 64 Raspberry Pi computers and Lego components.

As soon as we were able to source sufficient Raspberry Pi computers we wanted to see if it was possible to link them together into a supercomputer,” said Professor Simon Cox. “We installed and built all of the necessary software on the Pi starting from a standard Debian Wheezy system image and we have published a guide so you can build your own supercomputer.”

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