SOURCE: Fujitsu Computer Systems

March 26, 2007 09:00 ET

The BioSciences Group of Fujitsu Computer Systems Announces Name Change of CAChe Software Brand to Scigress Explorer, Launches Scigress Explorer 7.6 Version

Global Leader in Solutions for Experimental Scientists Introduces Latest Edition of Flagship Desktop Molecular Modeling Software Suite, Now With Linux Group Server Capability

WESTWOOD, MA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 26, 2007 -- The BioSciences Group of Fujitsu Computer Systems Corporation today announced that it has renamed its flagship CAChe™ suite of desktop molecular modeling software to Scigress Explorer™, and also announced the availability of its latest edition of the high performance chemistry suite, Scigress Explorer™ 7.6.

Scigress Explorer is a unique desktop molecular modeling software package that can apply a wide range of computational models to all types of molecular systems, from small organic molecules, to inorganics, polymers, materials systems and whole proteins. Scigress Explorer speeds time-to-discovery by providing powerful computing and analytical tools designed for experimental scientists.

Takahiro Tsunekawa, Vice President of the BioSciences Group, said, "As the BioSciences Group expands its Explorer brands and product line, we are adopting a new naming convention to encompass the various fields of high performance chemistry that Fujitsu enables. We are delighted to introduce Scigress Explorer 7.6, formerly CAChe, as the latest edition of our Explorer lineup."

Dr George Purvis, Vice President of Scigress Development, said, "For companies competing in a global market, high performance in chemical discovery means rapid innovative problem solving that delivers solutions to the market quickly. Scientists need software that integrates data analysis, model development and reporting into high performance computer environments. Scigress Explorer 7.6, now with Linux Group Server capability, is a true integrated high performance chemistry platform for chemical discovery."

About The BioSciences Group of Fujitsu Computer Systems Corporation

The BioSciences Group of Fujitsu Computer Systems Corporation is an established leader in creating innovative and reliable solutions for experimental scientists. BioSciences Group solutions enable researchers to make in silico predictions about leads, targets, and interactions, and to validate these hypotheses experimentally. BioSciences Group offerings include the CELLINJECTOR system for high-throughput, automated cellular injection, the Scigress Explorer suite of predictive modeling and automated docking tools, for discovery and chemical research, and the Materials Explorer® suite providing materials science researchers with advanced design and simulation capabilities.

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About Fujitsu Computer Systems Corporation

Headquartered in Sunnyvale, Calif., Fujitsu Computer Systems Corporation is a wholly owned subsidiary of Fujitsu Limited (TSE: 6702) committed to the design, development and delivery of advanced computer systems, application infrastructure software products, and managed services for the business enterprise. Through its TRIOLE® strategy, the company offers a complete line of scalable and reliable servers, storage and middleware solutions, high-performance mobile and client computers, as well as professional services. Fujitsu Computer Systems Corporation has established itself as a strategic solutions provider to the world's leading organizations by offering technology innovation, customer choice, exceptional product quality and reliability, as well as outstanding customer service.

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About Fujitsu

Fujitsu is a leading provider of customer-focused IT and communications solutions for the global marketplace. Pace-setting device technologies, highly reliable computing and communications products, and a worldwide corps of systems and services experts uniquely position Fujitsu to deliver comprehensive solutions that open up infinite possibilities for its customers' success. Headquartered in Tokyo, Fujitsu Limited (TSE: 6702) reported consolidated revenues of about 4.8 trillion yen (US$40.6 billion) for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2006.

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