Relay-type automatic computer
A computer that uses relays (switches that operate magnetically) as logic elements, utilizing relay technology that was used in devices such as telephone switches, which gave Fujitsu its competitive edge at the time.
 In an operational state to this day
An operational exhibit in the Ikeda Memorial Room, one of Fujitsu’s facilities (located in Fujitsu’s Numazu Complex, Numazu, Shizuoka prefecture, Japan). The FACOM138A, its sister machine, is also preserved in an operational state in Fujitsu Technology Hall (located in Fujitsu’s Kawasaki Research & Manufacturing Facilities, Kawasaki, Kanagawa prefecture, Japan).
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Date: 21 August, 2018
Company: Fujitsu Limited