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Altair Crash Tests New Xeon E7s

Mar 12, 2014 |

RADIOSS, one of the top structural analysis solvers in the industry, is used by auto companies like Ford and PSA in France to run car crash and other simulations to test safety and viability of a broad array of products. Like similar CAE codes, it is highly parallelized for top performance on large, powerful clusters–and Read more…

Innovating In the Cloud

Dec 3, 2012 |

Altair’s HyperWorks On-Demand™ allows customers to leverage their investment in Altair’s patented licensing system to run software on a hosted HPC infrastructure via a secure, web-based portal. Launched from a web browser, HWOD enables engineers to burst to the cloud to run simulations so organizations can easily scale resources to meet growing compute demand.

Inside a NASA Production Supercomputing Center

Jun 18, 2012 |

It takes a super workload management tool to power grid, cluster and on-demand computing environments for computational modeling and simulation applications at NASA. When providing supercomputing resources to 1,500 users, 24/7, workload management is a top priority. PBS Professional workload management software has been used since its inception at NASA.

In House vs. In Cloud: An Altair Exec Talks Infrastructure

Apr 30, 2012 |

Bill Nitzberg, CTO of Altair’s PBS Works division, discusses Altair’s HPC management software and his take on the cloud.

A New Generation of Smarter, Not Faster, Supercomputers

May 19, 2011 |

When it comes to the power-hungry systems of the pending era of exascale, next-generation systems will need to employ “brains” not just brawn to tackle new challenges. This is a concept Bill Nitzberg of Altair’s PBS Works described to us this week as he highlighted the ways smarter management can tackle some of the greatest challenges ahead for billion-core machines.