Date : 2/1/2012
We can be more agile, better meet the needs of our customers and meet our own tight deadlines with the Dell HPC Cloud Bursting Solution.
Roger Rintala, Strategic Marketing Manager, Intelligent Light, United States
ChallengeWith computational fluid dynamics (CFD) data sets growing larger all the time, Intelligent Light needed a way to process data faster without investing in and maintaining its own in-house high-performance computing (HPC) resources.
SolutionDell and R Systems NA, Intelligent Light now has cloud-based access to dedicated nodes on a Linux®-based cluster of Dell™ PowerEdge™ servers with Intel® Xeon® processors. Researchers access the cluster securely from their desktop computers any time they need additional capacity to meet deadlines or help customers get results faster.
Benefits• 20-fold faster completion of research with HPC on-demand (vs. HPC workstation)
• Able to empower new customers by providing fast access to HPC resources
• Improved CFD data management and workflow