Grid of 100,000 computers heralds new internet dawn,used to find God?

This is definitely something we should be watching because this is some extraordinary work they are attempting and any mistakes could cause a virtual black out. If what they are saying is true this will change how we use the internet forever.

A network of supercomputers called the Grid will allow information to be downloaded quicker than ever. Tasks that took hours will now take seconds

A network of supercomputers called the Grid will allow information to be downloaded quicker than ever. Tasks that took hours will now take seconds

via Times Online UK

A network of 100,000 computers providing the greatest data processing capacity yet unleashed has been created to cope with information pouring from the world’s largest machine.

The Grid is the latest evolution of the internet and the world wide web and computer scientists will announce on Friday that it is ready to be connected to the Large Hadron Collider (LHC).

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