Fujitsu, Petra, And Nedo Achieve World's Lowest Energy Requirements Of 5 Mw Per 1 Gbps For High-speed Inter-processor Data Transmissions

Fujitsu, PETRA, and NEDO Achieve World's Lowest Energy Requirements of 5 mW per 1 Gbps for High-Speed Inter-Processor Data TransmissionsFujitsu Limited, Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd., Fujitsu Laboratories of America, Inc., the Photonics Electronics Technology Research Association (PETRA), and the New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO) today announced that they have jointly developed the world's most energy-efficient silicon photonics(1) optical transceiver circuit for high-speed data transmissions between CPUs in servers and supercomputers, requiring only 5 mW of electricity per 1 Gbps(2) of transmission speed.

Speed Skating: Japan Wins 1st Women's Team Pursuit Gold

Speed skating: Japan wins 1st women's team pursuit goldThe Japanese women won their first gold medal Saturday in the team pursuit at the world single distance championships.
On the third day of the meet, Ayaka Kikuchi and the Takagi sisters Nana and Miho cut a winning time of 3 minutes, 1.53 seconds to finish two-hundredths of a second ahead of the two-time defending champion Netherlands.

Photo : Yuya Ando At Full Speed

PHOTO : Yuya Ando at full speedYuya Ando crosses the finish line as Aoyama Gakuin wins the 91st Tokyo-Hakone Intercollegiate Ekiden on Saturday. It was the first win in the event for the school, which more than doubled its first-day lead to win 10 minutes and 50 seconds ahead of the second-place team.

Toshiba Unveils 6 Tb Hdds With 12 Gbps Transfer Speed

Toshiba Unveils 6 TB HDDs with 12 Gbps Transfer SpeedToshiba Corporation's Semiconductor & Storage Products Company today announced the addition of 6TB SATA and SAS models to its MG04 series of 3.5-inch form factor enterprise capacity class of hard disk drives (HDD). New SAS interface models provide the benefits of 12Gbit/s transfer rate for 6TB, 5TB, 4TB and 2TB HDDs. Sample shipment will begin in CQ1 of 2015.