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Supercomputer Fugaku retains first place worldwide in HPCG and Graph500 rankings

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Tuesday, November 15, 2022

TOKYO, Nov 15, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - The supercomputer Fugaku, jointly developed by RIKEN and Fujitsu, has successfully retained the top spot for six consecutive terms in multiple major high-performance computer rankings including HPCG and Graph500 BFS (Breadth-First Search), and has also taken second place for the TOP500 and third place for the HPL-AI rankings.

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  • TOKYO, Nov 15, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - The supercomputer Fugaku, jointly developed by RIKEN and Fujitsu, has successfully retained the top spot for six consecutive terms in multiple major high-performance computer rankings including HPCG and Graph500 BFS (Breadth-First Search), and has also taken second place for the TOP500 and third place for the HPL-AI rankings.
  • The HPCG is a performance ranking for computing methods often used for real-world applications, and the Graph500 ranks systems based on graph analytic performance, an important element in data-intensive workloads.
  • The results this time were made with Fugaku's full complement of 158,976 nodes fit into 432 racks.
  • The top ranking on Graph500 was won by a collaboration involving RIKEN, Kyushu University, Fixstars Corporation, and Fujitsu.

Fujitsu develops quantum/HPC hybrid computing technology to optimize solution brokering for customers

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Tuesday, November 8, 2022

TOKYO, Nov 8, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - Fujitsu today announced the development of quantum/HPC hybrid computing technology to optimize workload selection for customers.

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  • TOKYO, Nov 8, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - Fujitsu today announced the development of quantum/HPC hybrid computing technology to optimize workload selection for customers.
  • Crucially, the technology allows users without specialized knowledge to use quantum simulators and HPC technology to provide effective solutions to real-world problems.
  • Fujitsu is currently working to develop a computing workload broker--a software technology that uses AI to automatically select the appropriate resources from advanced computing technologies and solutions, including large-scale cloud-based HPC, quantum computing, Digital Annealer, as well as quantum simulators to solve customers' complex problems.
  • In this way, the computing workload broker will enable high-speed calculations and solutions according to customers' specific needs.

Enovix Names Ajay Marathe COO

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Thursday, November 10, 2022

FREMONT, Calif., Nov. 10, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Enovix Corporation (Enovix) (Nasdaq: ENVX), the leader in the design and manufacture of next generation 3D Silicon Lithium-ion batteries, today announced the appointment of Ajay Marathe as COO reporting to CEO Harold Rust.

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  • FREMONT, Calif., Nov. 10, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Enovix Corporation (Enovix) (Nasdaq: ENVX), the leader in the design and manufacture of next generation 3D Silicon Lithium-ion batteries, today announced the appointment of Ajay Marathe as COO reporting to CEO Harold Rust.
  • Enovix CEO, Harold Rust said, "We wanted to find a senior semiconductor executive who thinks millions not thousands and scored with Ajay, a known Silicon Valley industry figure.
  • Enovix Executive Chairman TJ Rodgers said, "When I was Cypresss CEO, I tried to hire Ajay as the VP of our assembly and test operations in the Far East, but AMD won that battle and kept him with serial promotions for 23 years.
  • Enovix is building an advanced silicon-anode lithium-ion battery production facility in the U.S. for volume production.

Fujitsu launches "Fujitsu Computing as a Service (CaaS)" in Japan, new global co-creation partner program

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Tuesday, October 25, 2022

Fujitsu's new cloud services include "Fujitsu Computing as a Service HPC" (hereinafter CaaS HPC) as well as "Fujitsu Computing as a Service Digital Annealer" (hereinafter CaaS Digital Annealer) for developing and running simulations, AI technologies and combinatorial optimization applications.

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  • Fujitsu's new cloud services include "Fujitsu Computing as a Service HPC" (hereinafter CaaS HPC) as well as "Fujitsu Computing as a Service Digital Annealer" (hereinafter CaaS Digital Annealer) for developing and running simulations, AI technologies and combinatorial optimization applications.
  • Fujitsu offers CaaS as a cloud service portfolio that enables Fujitsu and its customers to jointly develop and implement applications and services using cutting-edge computing and software technologies.
  • The CaaS portfolio includes high-performance computing (HPC) technologies and Fujitsu's Quantum-Inspired Digital Annealer (1) as cloud services as well as technical consulting services.
  • By promoting co-creation with various partners, Fujitsu aims to further enhance the value of solutions offered under Fujitsu Uvance.

Fujitsu, Toyota Systems leverage Fujitsu's Quantum-Inspired Digital Annealer to streamline automobile production sequence

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Friday, October 21, 2022

The latest project represents the first use case in Japan in which Fujitsu's Digital Annealer technology has been applied to streamline automobile production operations.

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  • The latest project represents the first use case in Japan in which Fujitsu's Digital Annealer technology has been applied to streamline automobile production operations.
  • The new vehicle production instruction system will enable Toyota Motor Corporation to respond quickly to production fluctuations and also reduce the workload of its employees.
  • Moving forward, Toyota Systems and Fujitsu plan to expand the system to Toyota Motor Corporation's other plants in Japan and, in the future, to Toyota Motor Corporation's overseas plants.
  • Toyota Systems is an IT solutions company established in Jan. 2019 by merging 3 different Toyota IT subsidiaries.

Fujitsu launches "Data e-TRUST" as a new service function for "Fujitsu Computing as a Service" (CaaS) in Japan to accelerate secure data exchange across industries

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Monday, October 17, 2022

In this way, Data e-TRUST supports the authentication of all information related to individuals and corporations in digital transactions and the safe, secure, and free exchange of data.

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  • In this way, Data e-TRUST supports the authentication of all information related to individuals and corporations in digital transactions and the safe, secure, and free exchange of data.
  • Fujitsu aims to provide the newly developed Data e-Trust service function to various customers who aim to create new services through the exchange and utilization of data between companies and individual users.
  • The realization of a connected digital world that transcends individuals, companies, and industries represents a major issue in today's digital society.
  • For this reason, we adopted Fujitsu's trust service "Data e-TRUST" as it enables us to handle confidential data with care.

Fujitsu and Phytocontrol to collaborate on offering food contaminant analysis service via Fujitsu Computing as a Service (CaaS)

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Friday, September 16, 2022

Together, Fujitsu and Phytocontrol will offer end to end AI chromatography analysis technology via "Fujitsu Computing as a Service" (CaaS) - Fujitsu's service portfolio that makes advanced computing technologies available to users via the cloud - to provide chromatography analysis services to food companies, distributors, and regulators over the world.

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  • Together, Fujitsu and Phytocontrol will offer end to end AI chromatography analysis technology via "Fujitsu Computing as a Service" (CaaS) - Fujitsu's service portfolio that makes advanced computing technologies available to users via the cloud - to provide chromatography analysis services to food companies, distributors, and regulators over the world.
  • Fujitsu and Phytocontrol aim to start provision of the new service during fiscal 2023.
  • The ever-worsening global food crisis remains an ongoing issue, as approximately 400,000 people worldwide die each year from the consumption of contaminated food(3).
  • The two companies aim to support fast and accurate analysis of contaminant components in the food industry and to contribute to ensuring food safety.

Fujitsu and RIKEN start joint research on next-generation IT drug discovery technology using the supercomputer Fugaku and simulation integrated AI

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Tuesday, May 17, 2022

The joint research project will leverage high performance computing technologies and the supercomputer Fugaku to accelerate simulation integrated AI that combines Fujitsu's DeepTwin AI technology, which accurately acquires quantitative features from complex data by unsupervised learning, with molecular dynamics simulation using RIKEN's AI drug discovery simulation technology.

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  • The joint research project will leverage high performance computing technologies and the supercomputer Fugaku to accelerate simulation integrated AI that combines Fujitsu's DeepTwin AI technology, which accurately acquires quantitative features from complex data by unsupervised learning, with molecular dynamics simulation using RIKEN's AI drug discovery simulation technology.
  • Based on this research, the two parties aim to develop a next-generation IT drug discovery technology with world-leading capabilities by the end of fiscal 2026.
  • RIKEN and Fujitsu will work together to transform the drug discovery process by truly integrating computing technologies such as the supercomputer Fugaku with leading edge AI and machine learning technologies.
  • In this joint research project, Fujitsu and RIKEN will collaborate to develop the world's best computational technology for drug discovery using the world-class supercomputer Fugaku.

Fujitsu Launches "Fujitsu Computing as a Service (CaaS)," Delivering Customers Access to World-leading Computing Technologies via the Public Cloud

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Wednesday, April 6, 2022

Fujitsu will begin sales of the service for the general public and organizations in Japan starting April 6, 2022, with delivery to commence from October.

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  • Fujitsu will begin sales of the service for the general public and organizations in Japan starting April 6, 2022, with delivery to commence from October.
  • Vivek Mahajan, Chief Technology Officer (Corporate Executive Officer, SEVP) Fujitsu Limited, comments: "CaaS will provide customers with seamless access to services on the public cloud to meet rapidly increasing computing demands, leveraging Fujitsu's world-leading advanced computing technologies.
  • In the future, we look to further expand the portfolio with access to technologies like quantum computing.
  • "Fujitsu Cloud Service HPC" provides users access to PRIMEHPC FX1000, Fujitsu's supercomputer model that utilizes technologies cultivated through the design of the world's most powerful supercomputer, Fugaku.

Fujitsu Computer Products of America is Redefining Document Imaging with Introduction of Fujitsu fi-8000 Series

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Tuesday, February 15, 2022

Fujitsu Computer Products of America , the leader in imaging solutions, today announced the Fujitsu fi-8000 series of enterprise scanners.

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  • Fujitsu Computer Products of America , the leader in imaging solutions, today announced the Fujitsu fi-8000 series of enterprise scanners.
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    Fujitsu Computer Products of America is Redefining Document Imaging with Introduction of Fujitsu fi-8000 Series (Photo: Business Wire)
    With Fujitsus unique and proprietary Clear Image Capture technology, the fi-8000 series ensures exceptional image quality, far surpassing the capabilities in existing optical technologies.
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