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I'm pretty sure he is referring to a true GPU cluster with multiple nodes each with several GPUs.
There are several linux distros to accomplish this.
this is certainly feasible. I was thinking of doing the same since I have a 2x Quad Core Xeon Server sitting around as well as some other hardware. Clusters are really cool and having one for home use would be epic, despite the limited amount of use you could get from it unless you do a lot of rendering, converting/transcoding, or password cracking.
Now the real question is will all the power consumption be worth it?
If you wikipedia Beowulf Clusters there is some good info there. Also if you are looking into saving some money while making your cluster look into setting all the slave nodes to boot from a LAN server. That way you save on buying X amount of HDDs.

Well in the future i'd buy more energy efficient parts to form the nodes and such
If each node has a gpu will it offload the work to all of them or use them all individually?

You wouldn't happen to know if Adobe After Effects or Sony Vegas support cluster computing?
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