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Videos below feature the development of the supercomputer Fugaku, virtual tour of the computer room where Fugaku is housed, and more.
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The Fugaku Story: From First Concepts to First Use
In June and November 2020, the supercomputer Fugaku was certified as the world’s fastest supercomputer in four different computing benchmarks. The Rakugo storyteller Harenosuke Tatekawatakes you through the fascinating story behind the making of Fugaku. Japanese to English script translation by Jeff Gedert.
RIKEN English Channel (approx. 17 minutes), 2021
Interview with Dr. Matsuoka
An interview with Dr. Satoshi Matsuoka, Director of the RIKEN Center for Computational Science (R-CCS), who has long been involved in HPC, about the aims and achievements of the development of the supercomputer Fugaku and future prospects in the IT field
Supercomputer Fugaku Channel (approx. 14 minutes), 2022
Work at R-CCS in Japan | Interview with International Researchers
A series of interviews with international researchers working at R-CCS about their work environment and life in Japan
E-learning Archive Channel (3-10 minutes), 2023
Fugaku Virtual Tour
3D models of the computer building, where the supercomputer Fugaku is installed, underground seismic isolation structure, cooling facility, and power plant, will be presented with magnificent music from "Also sprach Zarathustra".
Supercomputer Fugaku Channel (approx. 9 minutes), 2022
Take a tour of the supercomputer Fugaku
This video was recorded by a 360° camera in the computer room where the supercomputer Fugaku is installed. Let's explore the computer room with Fugaku's mascot, Fugakun and learn about the supercomputer!
RIKEN English Channel (approx. 5 minutes), 2021
Messages from the Leaders of the Development of the Supercomputer Fugaku, the Quadruple Crown Winner
On June 22, 2020, the supercomputer Fugaku took the top spot in four major rankings of the world’s supercomputers. The leaders in the development of Fugaku tell us their thoughts on this achievement.
RIKEN English Channel (approx. 6 and a half minutes), 2020
Debut of Fugaku on the global stage!
In June 2020, Fugaku ranked No. 1 in four rankings of the world’s supercomputers in its spectacular debut. Enjoy the full view of Fugaku finally revealed after the installation of the front panel just before the debut, and the projection mapping on the front racks.
RIKEN Channel (approx. 30 seconds), 2020