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ClusterKnoppix Alternatives

ClusterKnoppix is described as 'modified Knoppix distro using the OpenMosix kernel' and is an app. There are more than 10 alternatives to ClusterKnoppix for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Mac, Windows, Online / Web-based and Android. The best alternative is BOINC, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like ClusterKnoppix are Folding@home, Apache Mesos, Charity Engine and GridRepublic.

ClusterKnoppix alternatives are mainly Cloud Computing Services but may also be Virtualization Tools or Operating Systems. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of ClusterKnoppix.
This page was last updated Jul 17, 2018
  • FreeProprietary
  • Linux
  • Knoppix

ClusterKnoppix is a modified Knoppix distro using the OpenMosix kernel.

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  1. BOINC

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android

    BOINC (Berkeley Open Infrastructure for Network Computing) is a software platform for volunteer computing and desktop grid and volunteer computing.

  2. Folding@home

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Docker

    Folding@home is a distributed computing project -- people from throughout the world download and run software to band together to make one of the largest supercomputers in the world. Every computer takes the project closer to our goals.

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  3. Apache Mesos

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Linux

    Apache Mesos is a cluster manager that simplifies the complexity of running applications on a shared pool of servers.

  4. Charity Engine

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows

    Charity Engine takes enormous, expensive computing jobs and chops them into 1000s of small pieces, each simple enough for a home PC to work on as a background task.

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  5. GridRepublic

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online

    GridRepublic is a customized version of the BOINC software designed to simplify installation and participation by the average computer user.

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  6. JPPF

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • Java Mobile
    • OpenJDK
    • Solaris
    • Java

    Simply put, JPPF enables applications with large processing power requirements to be run on any number of computers, in order to dramatically reduce their processing time.

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  7. HFM-NET

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    Folding@Home Client Monitoring Application.

    Discontinued

    Last update from 2015.

  8. FlashMob ISO

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    FlashMob Computing started as a challenge. Could we convince enough people to bring their conventional computers to a single location in order to build a temporary supercomputer, one that could compete with the fastest and most expensive computers in the world?

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  9. PelicanHPC is a Debian-based live CD image with a goal to make it simple to set up a high performance computing cluster. The front-end node (either a real computer or a virtual machine) boots from the CD image.

  10. Rocks

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • CentOS

    Rocks is an free Linux cluster distribution that enables end users to easily build computational clusters, grid endpoints and visualization tiled-display walls. 100's of researchers from around the world have used Rocks to deploy their own cluster.

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