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Why Are CAE Software Vendors Moving to the HPC Cloud?

Sep 4, 2012 |

When it comes to running HPC workloads in the cloud, traditional software licensing models have presented a significant barrier to adoption. But as cloud becomes ever more entrenched, this is starting to change. More and more ISVs have started to experiment with cloud computing and are adjusting their licensing models accordingly.

Licensing Blocks Path to HPC Cloud Business Development

May 3, 2011 |

Earl Dodd explores the tense ecosystem that supports rapid development in high performance and cloud computing while still maintaining software licensing models that incapable of allowing high performance clouds to float above current constraints.