Formula 1 team uses cloud computing for Grand Prix success

[ITBusiness.ca] As Nico Hulkenberg, the 22-year-old up-and-coming Formula 1 driving star, approaches the final chicane of the Circuit Gilles Villenueve during the Canadian Grand Prix he will already know from telemetry data hosted in the cloud to slow down 10 metres before the turn or risk smacking into the infamous wall of champions that has taken out racing superstars such as Fernando Alonzo and Michael Schumacher.Hulkenberg, who races for iconic Williams F1, got off to a great start at the recently concluded Canadian Grand Prix. He started the race 12th on the grid, but suddenly found himself in 8th position.
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