In an effort to assist speed up digital transformation (opens in new tab), Fujitsu has introduced its new Fujitsu Computing as a Service (CaaS) providing which is able to present world prospects with entry to a number of the world’s most superior computing applied sciences through the cloud.
The Japanese firm’s new service portfolio encompasses superior computing assets together with its quantum-inspired Digital Annelear know-how that’s on the coronary heart of the world’s quickest supercomputer Fugaku (opens in new tab) together with software program purposes that can enable prospects to resolve issues utilizing AI and machine studying.
Fujitsu plans to start providing these new companies first within the Japanese market in October of this 12 months with a world rollout in Europe, Asia Pacific and the Americas at a later date.
CTO of Fujitsu Restricted, Vivek Mahajan supplied additional particulars on the corporate’s new CaaS providing in a press release (opens in new tab), saying:
“CaaS will present prospects with seamless entry to companies on the general public cloud to satisfy quickly rising computing calls for, leveraging Fujitsu’s world-leading superior computing applied sciences. Sooner or later, we glance to additional broaden the portfolio with entry to applied sciences like quantum computing. This transfer marks an necessary milestone towards democratizing high-performance and quantum computing and can play an necessary position within the achievement of Fujitsu’s Goal: ‘to make the world extra sustainable by constructing belief in society by means of innovation.’”
As step one in its new endeavor, Fujitsu will start taking preorders for its Fujitsu Cloud Service HPS that can enable prospects to leverage the computing energy of the Fujitsu Supercomputer PRIMEHPC FX1000.
This supercomputer shares the identical CPU that’s on the coronary heart of the corporate’s Fugaku and gross sales of the service to most of the people and organizations in Japan will start on April 6 of this 12 months with supply slated for October. Within the coming months although, Fujitsu will add extra companies for its Digital Annealer know-how and AI (opens in new tab) cloud companies to its lineup.
Along with serving to its backside line, the corporate believes that CaaS will help contribute to fixing societal points in addition to persistent challenges throughout a variety of industries together with finance, manufacturing, logistics, catastrophe prevention and healthcare.
We’ll doubtless hear extra about Fujitsu Computing-as-a-Service later within the 12 months as soon as prospects have an opportunity to run their workloads on the corporate’s supercomputers.