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LAM (Local Area Multicomputer) is an MPI programming environment and development system for heterogeneous computers on a network. With LAM, a dedicated cluster or an existing network computing infrastructure can act as one parallel computer solving one problem.

Current Version:   6.5.2 (stable), 6.4a9 (experimental)

License Type:   Freeware

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Source Code Availability: Yes

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  • Debian Package: No
  • RedHat RPM Package: Yes (i386 tcp RPI, i386 sysv RPI, i386 usysv RPI)
  • Other Packages: ??

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Any POSIX platforms

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