Introducing the new HELYX-OS Cloud connection, powered by Parallel Works
Send your compute intensive work to the cloud for processing on flexible, state-of-the-art compute resources right from the HELYX-OS GUI. All you need is the latest version of HELYX-OS and a Parallel Works account, and you're ready to start running your OpenFOAM cases in the cloud.
Check out the tutorial below to learn how to set up and run your OpenFOAM cases in the cloud using HELYX-OS. Once you've signed up for an account, you can find in-depth documentation in the Parallel Works help center.
on your machine
Sign up for a Parallel Works account
Add API Key to HELYX-OS
Navigate to the API Key tab in your Parallel Works Account page. Copy your API key and add it to the Cloud Run window in HELYX-OS to link the GUI to your Parallel Works account.
Configure case & cloud settings in HELYX-OS
Create mesh and set up your case in the HELYX-OS UI as you normally do. Select the number of parallel processors you would like to run your case on, and ensure your Parallel Works resources are configured to match.
Launch case from
Once your case is set up and you are ready to run, go to Solver tab and hit the Run button to start the solver run in the cloud. The log file will be printed in the log panel and the residuals graphs will be displayed.