The Grid’s working now, in a ramping-up sort of way, with projects forming or underway at Grid Cells™ in Michigan and Virginia, pilot programs for manufacturers and funded R&D efforts with OEM partners.



VOC: Talking and Listening to Ohio’s Backbone Manufacturers

NCMS is pleased to present the 2nd installment of Voice of the Customer: Talking and Listening to Ohio’s Backbone Manufacturers. NCMS partnered with AweSim, the next phase in the Ohio Supercomputer Center’s Blue Collar Computing initiative, to better understand Ohio’s smaller manufacturers. Using Michigan’s study as a model, the 2nd VoC focused on challenges and pain points of backbone manufacturers, but dug deeper into certain topics such as design responsibility and technology development. The 2nd VoC focuses on Ohio manufacturers, but it builds on the findings in Michigan and shows …

NCMS Grid Portal

Executive Summary Connecting resources and providing a safe place to play was the goal of the Caelynx, Nimbis and JECO pilot project. Linking a small to medium-sized manufacturer (SMM) with an engineering house complete with mentoring to solve a challenge in the cloud. JECO wanted to better serve a customer and to do that, they needed to use finite element analysis (FEA) to compare and evaluate several geometry and material combinations for light-weighting military vehicle armor. Working together, Caelynx and JECO were able to analyze different materials and geometries to …

SMM Outreach Case Study

The scope of this phase of the VOC SMM Analytical Profiling, was the creation and validation of the profiling model. This report identifies a repeatable approach and opportunities for a widespread application of such analyses.
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