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Accelerating HPC in Formula One

Nov 3, 2015 |

The Formula One racing community has embraced HPC as an essential part of its workflow to build ever-speedier race cars, but suggestions that CFD should obviate the need for wind tunnel testing continue to draw heated commentary. One of the aerodynamics software vendors that supports this move is Exa Corporation. The Burlington, Mass.-headquartered company serves the Read more…

Well-Managed HPC Critical to Infininti Red Bull’s Formula One Racing Success

Jul 8, 2013 |

A lot goes into building a winning race team, including having superior cars, drivers, and support teams. On Infiniti Red Bull’s Formula One racing team, you can add one more ingredient to success: a well-managed HPC system, delivered courtesy of IBM Platform Computing.

CFD: Light at the End of the Tunnel?

Mar 8, 2010 |

Formula One engineers differ on benefits of CFD.

High Performance Computing Puts Ferrari in Pole Position in Formula One Stakes

Oct 30, 2008 |

Ferrari ‘s Formula One team relies on HPC servers running 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.