Who said that Ferrari besides making supercars, also does not have a supercomputer? Yes, Windows HPC Server 2008 is designed to run on powerful machines that are typically restricted to NASA-sized research environments and institutions. Nowadays, The process of making integrating Window HPC server 2008 with Open Source Shopping Carts is popular.
According to an article in the BBC , Ferrari plans to use Windows HPC Server 2008 to simulate airflow in cars and also simulate the gases inside engines. The Ferrari IT director explains that this kind of technology helps them a lot in this time of economic crisis because the product is much cheaper than a traditional supercomputer and allows Ferrari to continue to evolve its F1 cars.