New Consulting Service from Wolfram Research Helps Customers Get
Greater Value from Assets
February 26, 2009--Wolfram Research, makers of Mathematica,
today announced broad availability of its consulting service Wolfram
Solutions, which provides cradle-to-grave solutions for business problems
and technical computing needs. With technical skill, vertical industry
prowess, deep management experience, and unwavering focus on customer
priorities and goals, Wolfram Solutions delivers the power of technical
computing to help improve efficiency, quality, and results and to
Wolfram Solutions consultants are experienced in modeling, simulation,
data analysis, image processing, high-performance computing, parallel
computing, delivering technical computing over the web, and other
technical computing fields. Its experts offer performance tuning and
enhancements for existing software, and do research, development, and
deployment for new software.
"Technical computing is expanding its impact on numerous traditional and
cutting-edge fields including risk management, green technologies,
predictive medicine, biogenomics, and the commercialization of space,"
said Nancy Harvey, CEO of Wolfram Solutions. "Our consulting group stands
ready to help in them all."
"In this economic environment, everyone wants to get substantially greater
performance out of the assets they already have," said Samer Diab, COO of
Wolfram Solutions. "Our performance-tuning practice can deliver
productivity improvements that make staff more efficient, increase
computing capacity without buying more hardware, and enable you to raise
the complexity and sophistication of analyses, simulations,
visualizations, and other computations to design ever more productive
For one customer, Dolphin Measurement Systems, Wolfram Solutions migrated
existing systems code that took 1 second to run into Mathematica
code with a run time of 0.01 seconds, and from there automatically
generated and compiled embedded C code that runs 150 times/second.
"We were astonished with the performance improvement that Wolfram
Solutions delivered. At first, we weren't sure whether to invest in the
performance tuning. If the analysis could not get from 1 second to less
than 15 milliseconds, it really wasn't worth taking on the project," said
Ellis Waldman, President of Dolphin Measurement Systems. "Wolfram
Solutions blew our targets out of the water. And in addition, they helped
us improve the accuracy of solution generated by our measurement
Wolfram Solutions offers consultants on an ad-hoc, by-the-hour basis for a
burst of expertise or energy, for a few days at a time to take on specific
deliverables under customer direction, or to manage and conduct an entire
"Our service offerings are designed to be convenient for our customers'
schedules and budgets, so we are available how and when they need us,"
said Joe Bolte, Consulting Director of Wolfram Solutions. "Over the last
year, we have been providing services to a small group of customers to
learn how customers prefer to access our services, demonstrate the value
of our capabilities, and build the infrastructure to support a broad
customer base. Having done so, we are ready to make our services available
to the full business community."
To schedule a conversation to talk directly with a Wolfram Solutions
consultant, contact the service through email.