Fujitsu Demonstrates Next-Gen Super

Fujitsu announced this morning that they successfully demonstrated a prototype version of their next generation supercomputer yesterday.  This, despite a recent funding freeze by the Japanese government.  According to the brief release, Fujitsu has already developed a trial version of the CPU destined specifically for the platform.  Final plans for the machine call for 20,000 circuit boards and 80,000 CPUs.

For more info, read the short release here.

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