Using high performance computing to help modernize US manufacturing is one of those good ideas that seems inevitable but always just out of reach. A recent study confirms this, and provides a framework for strengthening the HPC landscape in this sector.
Computer-aided design and engineering applications are not reputed for their ability to function well in cloud for a host of technical reasons but there are increasing efforts underway to deliver cloud-ready CAD and CAE offerings.
Altair marketing director Rajneesh Shinde discusses some of the evolutionary changes driving CAE.
While manufacturers may never be able to completely avoid physical prototyping, best-in-class players are continuing to expand their use of virtual product development.