HPC Impact Showcase:
High Performance Computing in the Cloud at United Technologies
HPC Impact Showcase
TimeWednesday, November 14th2:15pm - 3pm
DescriptionUnited Technologies is one of the world’s most innovative companies. Its Pratt & Whitney division continues to transform flight with aircraft engines that deliver double digit improvements in fuel efficiency, noise, and emissions. High Performance Computing is used throughout the lifecycle of the product, from exploring conceptual design space and optimizing designs virtually to simulating manufacturing processes and optimizing the aftermarket experience for customers. This presentation will highlight how Pratt & Whitney uses a portfolio of on-premise computing resources and cloud to meet technical and business challenges. It will conclude with a somewhat irreverent assessment of hype vs. reality, and what it really takes to succeed with cloud HPC.