One trillion floating point operations per second.
 The Next-Generation Supercomputer
A scalar parallel supercomputer that Fujitsu is developing in collaboration with RIKEN, under an initiative by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology.
Fujitsu is a leading provider of ICT-based business solutions for the global marketplace. With approximately 170,000 employees supporting customers in 70 countries, Fujitsu combines a worldwide corps of systems and services experts with highly reliable computing and communications products and advanced microelectronics to deliver added value to customers. Headquartered in Tokyo, Fujitsu Limited (TSE:6702) reported consolidated revenues of 4.6 trillion yen (US$50 billion) for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2010. For more information, please see: www.fujitsu.com.
RCAST (Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology) was established in 1987 and was formally acknowledged as the 11th research institute of the University of Tokyo. Its mission is to contribute to the development of science and technology by expeditiously taking on new challenges arising from the advancement of science and changes in society thereby exploring new areas of advanced science and technology for humankind and society. It is known for its uniqueness of cross-disciplinary research, and Laboratory for Systems Biology and Medicine(LSBM) led by Professor Kodama constitutes an important research domain of RCAST, dissecting the pathogenesis of cancer and atherosclerosis, diseases which are major causes of death and debility in many industrialized countries.
For more information, please see: http://www.rcast.u-tokyo.ac.jp/en/
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Date: 05 August, 2010
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