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Harness the Full Potential of Meteorological HPC

Red Oak Consulting has been working in Meteorology for over 15 years and proudly stands as the UK’s foremost consultancy, committed to pushing the boundaries of meteorological forecasting through cutting-edge technology.

Advance the Accuracy of Weather Prediction Through HPC

High-Performance Computing (HPC) plays a crucial role in meteorology, with applications spanning a diverse range of areas.

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Weather Forecasting

HPC accelerates the computation of numerical weather prediction models, enabling meteorologists to generate high-resolution forecasts with increased accuracy and lead time.

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Air Quality Modelling

HPC enables the simulation of atmospheric chemistry and transport processes, aiding in the prediction of air quality metrics such as ozone levels, particulate matter concentrations, and pollutant dispersion patterns.

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Hydrological Modelling

HPC powers hydrological models that simulate the movement and distribution of water within the Earth system, informing forecasts of floods, droughts, and water resource availability.

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Severe Weather Prediction

HPC facilitates the simulation of extreme weather events, such as tornadoes, hurricanes, and heatwaves, allowing forecasters to issue timely warnings and advisories to the public.

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Climate Projection

HPC supports long-term climate modelling efforts, helping scientists simulate future climate scenarios and assess the potential impacts of greenhouse gas emissions and other environmental factors.

High Performance Computing (HPC) offers a multitude of benefits in the field of meteorology, revolutionising the way weather forecasts are generated, analysed, and utilised. Here are some key advantages:

Improved Efficiency & Productivity

Streamline workflows, optimise resource allocation, and make informed decisions faster.

Enhance Security

Implement robust security measures to protect sensitive data and ensure compliance with regulatory standards and best practices.

Reduced Costs

Save money by optimising resource utilisation and making data-driven decisions that minimise waste.

Informed Decision-Making

Gain valuable insights from data analysis to make informed decisions for the benefit of the public.

Ensure Scalability

Build scalable architectures that can accommodate the growing volume and complexity of government data, ensuring future-proof infrastructure investments.

Why Red Oak Consulting?

Our team of highly skilled HPC consultants possess extensive experience in collaborating with public sector organisations across the UK. We offer: 

Red Oak consulting have been vital to solving some of our most complex challenges. Their extremely capable staff bring an unmatched breadth of experience across the cloud and HPC landscape and seamlessly worked as part of the Met Office team. Red Oak have shaped and influenced our strategic outlook, that enabled us to be prepared for significant changes in how the Met Office delivers its HPC.”

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Met Office

Explore Our Range of HPC Consultancy Services

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Strategy & Planning

Develop an HPC strategy that meets the current and future needs of all users and includes securing funding for a sustainable solution.

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Managing the complex process of HPC technical specifications, as in-depth as required, to deliver the right solution, on time and in budget.

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Reduce downtime, mitigate risk, improve performance and ensure reliability to enhance business productivity.

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Expansion & Optimisation

Understand your workflows, the ratio of computational intensity vs data intensity, test performance, speed, agility, whilst analysing all HPC costs to understand its true value.

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Maintenance & Support

Boost productivity with our HPC Cloud Computing services, including expert support, system management and research engineering.

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Cloud Consultancy

Understand the value of cloud computing for both businesses and users through enhanced capability, workload optimisation, and increased productivity.

Related Resources

Owen Thomas – Senior Partner, Red Oak Consulting with Richard Lawrence – Principal Fellow, Technology, Met Office. Expert Talks

Met Office & Red Oak Consulting discussing the procurement of HPC when looking at Cloud.

Dairsie Latimer – Technology fellow, Red Oak Consulting

Key Considerations For Successful Deployments in Research Computing in the Cloud.

Richard Lawrence - Principal Fellow – Technology - Met Office

Met Office and the Transition of HPC to the Cloud.


Ready to Explore the Possibilities?

Contact Red Oak Consulting today to discuss how we can help you leverage the power of HPC and AI to address your unique challenges and unlock new possibilities for a more efficient, effective, and data-driven public sector.

Talk to an HPC Expert

Get in touch with our team of HPC experts to find out how we can help you with your HPC & Cloud Computing requirements across:

  • Strategy & Planning
  • Procurement
  • Implementation
  • Expansion & Optimisation
  • Maintenance & Support
  • Research Computing

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