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Need cheap Raspberry Pi Arm server? MiniNodes' board takes five Pi modules

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The board has slots to add five Raspberry Pi Compute Module 3s to bring 'extreme edge compute capacity' to cramped spaces, industrial IoT applications, and remote villages.

The other way to use it is on the desktop for learning about compute clustering, Docker Swarm, Kubernetes, or development using Python, Arm, and Linux.

The cluster or 'carrier' board is available on pre-order from miniNodes for $259 and was unveiled at the recent Arm TechCon 2018 conference, according to CNX-Software.

The printed-circuit board features a gigabit Ethernet port, power barrel, and five slots to house the Raspberry Pi Compute Module 3s. The board delivers power and connectivity to the Pi.

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