[BitTorrent] BitTorrent for input file staging on clusters?

Jesus Cea jcea at argo.es
Thu Dec 2 04:33:42 EST 2004


Nathan Edwards wrote:
> 
> Hi, I'm playing with BitTorrent as a method for staging large input
> files to each node of a compute cluster prior to running a distributed
> job. 

If you are in a LAN, I rather suggest using a multicast distribution 
procedure.

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