Altair Joins HP at NVIDIA’s GPU Technology Conference in Silicon Valley

Altair PBS Works™ team members are demonstrating a high-performance computing (HPC) environment for computer-aided engineering (CAE) at the 2015 GPU Technology Conference (GTC) in San Jose, Calif., this week.  The GTC is the world’s largest and most impactful GPU developer conference covering the entire visual computing field.  The conference will feature over 500 sessions and cover a wide range of topics, from astronomy and astrophysics to web acceleration, including tutorials and hands-on labs.

Altair’s demo showcases a 6.25 million-element crash model with 5 neon cars crashing, and will be viewable onsite at the HP booth daily during the conference.



About the hardware:

  1. Head Node: HP ProLiant XL230a Gen9 with Intel Xeon E5-2690v3 with 64 GB RAM
  2. Compute Nodes: HP ProLiant XL230a Gen9 with Intel Xeon E5-2698v3 with 128 GB RAM
  3. Remote Display Node: HP ProLiant SL250s Gen8 with Intel Xeon E5-2680v2 with 256 GB RAM and two NVIDIA K2 Graphics Cards
  4. Interconnect: FDR Infiniband (Dual rail ConnectIB)

Altair Cloud Solutions powered by PBS Works have long leveraged both NVIDIA and HP for accessing unlimited HyperWorks® applications, whether via physical or virtual appliances. Altair’s turnkey cloud solution enables easy access and utilization of application integration, remote visualization, data management, and cloud-friendly licensing using the market-leading infrastructure of HP Apollo Systems and NVIDIA GPUs.

2015 GTC keynotes from NVIDIA, Google, and Baidu will be available to watch on Livestream or uStream. Register now to become a part of the largest and most important event of the year for GPU developers and the entire industry!

Scott Suchyta
Scott Suchyta

About Scott Suchyta

Scott Suchyta is the Director of Partner Solutions and Integration at Altair Engineering, Inc. He is responsible for managing the technical relationships with Altair PBS Works division’s hardware and software partners. Scott supports partners’ pre/post-sales engagements, helps resolve technical issues, ensures roadmap alignment, and participates in technical marketing activities. Additionally, he identifies and drives integration opportunities with partners’ products that result in differentiated joint solutions. Scott is a >10 year veteran at Altair having previous worked as the PBS Works product manager responsible for PBS Professional, PBS Application Services, and PBS Portal products. Scott started his career in Altair's PBS Works division as an application engineer implementing custom solutions using PBS Professional.