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Top supercomputing biz boss cuffed amid allegations of fraud

rhfishIII

This does not pass the political smell test.

Dr. Saito is one of Japan's few truly creative high tech individuals in a society that prizes conformity.

https://rakutentechnologyconference2016.sched.com/speaker/motoaki_saito.1vnkkqos

His teeny tiny company competes with and often bests giants HPE and Fujitsu in a nationally strategic area. https://www.hpcwire.com/2017/03/14/new-japanese-supercomputing-project-targets-exascale/

Publicly charging fraud in Japanese society is tantamount to a business death sentence regardless of the outcome. The politicos better have a damn good reason.

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