National supercomputer centers
A shared nationwide facility divided over seven locations around Japan, which provides a variety of services, such as large-scale computing resources through supercomputers and mainframes in each region of Japan. The seven consortium participants are: Kyushu University, Hokkaido University, Tohoku University, University of Tokyo, Nagoya University, Kyoto University, and Osaka University.
One trillion floating-point operations per second.
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Date: 14 March, 2007
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