CFD Direct From the Cloud™ (CFDDFC®)

  • CFD Direct From the Cloud™ (CFDDFC®) is a cloud platform for CFD running OpenFOAM and supporting software including ParaView and FreeCAD.
  • Users can launch CFDDFC in a few minutes on virtual machines (aka instances) with 1-48 processor cores or clusters of 100s of cores.
  • Users access instances via remote desktop from Linux, macOS or MS Windows, or terminal login, securely using SSH public key encryption.
  • Pay-as-you-go computing replaces large computers on premises — no more administration headaches and job queues.
  • Available on Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure, the two leading public cloud providers.
  • 100% open source software provided on OpenFOAM’s native Linux OS, with no costly, proprietary software interface.
  • Maintained and developed by CFD Direct, the core development team of OpenFOAM, including its creator Henry Weller.

CFDDFC on AWS Marketplace

CFD Cloud Platform with OpenFOAM

Run on AWS

CFDDFC on Azure Marketplace

CFD Cloud Platform with OpenFOAM

Run on Azure

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