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fast array of wimpy nodes (FAWN)

FAWN (fast array of wimpy nodes) is a low-power server architecture for intensive input/output (IO) tasks. 

 

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MIT Technology Review provides more information in Netbook Chips Create a Low-Power Cloud.

This paper, written by FAWN creators David G. Andersen, Jason Franklin, Amar Phanishayee, Lawrence Tan and Vijay Vasudevan, describes how FAWN works. 

This was last updated in April 2009

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