Recently Audi, whose longstanding motto is "Vorsprung durch Technik" ("Progress through technology"), has been upgrading to 64-bit Linux in deploying its automotive CAE (Computer-Aided Engineering) servers, where simulation software is used in the design of casts, frames, and components, as well as for crash-test simulations and other 3-D visualization problems, as part of the greater migration to Linux.
Great decision Audi! Not only will this save them a bundle, the performance gains will be immense! "The number of CPUs available for CAE purposes will continue to increase as the hardware costs sink.
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