Apple announced on Monday the
sale of 1566 dual processor Xserve G5s
to a U.S. Army contractor. The $5.8 million cluster is expected to be one of the fastest supercomputers in the world. Apple also revealed the
details of a new interface
developed by Apple and BMW, that will enable owners of select BMW models to have their Apple iPods integrated directly into their vehicle’s audio systems. And Apple
released Remote Desktop 2, its software solution to assist Mac system administrators and computer managers with asset management, software distribution and help desk support.