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Frank Ohlhorst is chief analyst and freelance writer at Ohlhorst.net. Send e-mail about this article to DE-Editors@deskeng.com.

Volvo Drives NVH Simulation Forward

Pressure distribution around a car body due to a sound source at the exhaust orifice is pictured. Image courtesy of Volvo.

Volvo Cars has long recognized the importance of leveraging noise, vibration and harshness simulation software to improve its vehicles.

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CPUs, GPUs, APUs and You

APUs, CPUs and GPUs are driving the next generation of simulation software, 3D modeling solutions and advanced design systems.

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Dealing with Data Storage

Simulation data can consume massive amounts of storage -- stressing networks, infrastructures and engineers.

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Speed Up Engineering IT

Virtualization promises a solution to the budget constraints and challenges associated with deploying new engineering computing hardware.

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Workstation, Cluster or Cloud?

Choosing where to run complex computational models has become a choice driven by more than just costs. Today, many factors come into play when choosing from among the traditional workstation, onsite computing grid or cloud services.

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