About Giovanni Petrone

Giovanni is the Senior Manager for Cloud initiatives, Multi-Tenant Cloud and Elastic Licensing at ANSYS, Inc. Prior to that, Giovanni was the Technical Account Manager of the Red Bull Formula 1 Team. Before joining ANSYS in 2013, Giovanni worked at NASA Center for Turbulence Research (CTR), The Italian Center for Aerospace Researches (CIRA), The Euro-Mediterranean Center for Climatic Change (CMCC), Alenia Aeronautica and he has also been involved in the launch of a startup company in the Silicon Valley. Giovanni holds a Ph.D. in Aerospace Engineering from Stanford University (USA) and the University of Naples (Italy) and also a Master in Business Administration (MBA) from the LUISS Business School (Italy) and the ESSEC Business School (France).

ANSYS Student in a Browser Powered by Frame and Microsoft Azure

Last year we announced ANSYS Enterprise Cloud, a complete end-to-end solution for medium-large enterprises, that is currently available on Amazon Web Services (AWS) with plans to support other public cloud providers, such as Microsoft Azure & Google Cloud, in the near future. While our ANSYS Open Cloud Strategy™ is hardware agnostic, giving our customers the option to use their hardware of choice (e.g. private/on premise cloud, public cloud, cloud hosting partners), this is not the only characteristic that makes our offering unique.

We designed our cloud offering to address a complete spectrum of pain points and needs, without forgetting our small-to-medium-sized business customers or the young students that embrace computer-driven engineering simulation for the first time. Continue reading