I am able to launch remote kernels from my Windows box to our Linux cluster that has the data I need and the capacity to run analysis (numerous & speedy cores, spacious memory, etc.). Works ...
Since I'm already piping a MathLink connection in a ssh tunnel (connect back is a pain!), I wonder if it makes sense to compress the data in the stream (ssh -C). As ...
This question is inspired by one of @whuber's answers Consider the following code: ...