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..."