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SearchEnterpriseLinux: Linux Cluster No Crash Test Dummy for Volvo

Apr 08, 2005, 16:45 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jack Loftus)

"Computer-based automotive crash simulations haven't made significant headlines since the 1990s, when vendors like Sun Microsystems Inc. and Hewlett-Packard Co. were providing workstation-based simulation software to automotive players like Audi and BMW.

"With that information in hand, many authorities in the automotive circuit may have been scratching their heads this week about the relevance of an IBM announcement that had the Volvo Car Corp. purchasing a high-performance computing (HPC) platform to conduct automobile crash simulations..."

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