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Fujitsu Interstage® XWand® Selected as XBRL Engine for SAP® BusinessObjects™ Disclosure Management

Fujitsu America Inc.

Sunnyvale, CA, July 25, 2016

Fujitsu today announced that its comprehensive, market-leading XBRL software offering, FUJITSU Software Interstage XWand, is included in the SAP® BusinessObjects™ Disclosure Managementapplication, which is available worldwide. Interstage XWand supports the efficient development and delivery of state-of-the-art, end-user-driven specific XBRL capabilities in areas such as extension, mapping, tagging, validation, generation, visualization and creation of financial statements and regulatory filings, in electronic format and in accordance with XBRL standards.

Interstage XWand is the product of pioneering efforts by Fujitsu to evolve the XBRL standard. With advanced technological capabilities, superior performance and strict standards compliance, the Fujitsu XBRL engine has been employed by financial institutions, software and service providers, regulatory organizations and companies in over 50 countries worldwide. The adoption by SAP supports the reputation of Fujitsu as a leader in this increasingly important field, as financial compliance guidelines around the world continue to grow more complex and more stringently enforced.

“Partnering with SAP to incorporate Interstage XWand into SAP BusinessObjects Disclosure Management was a natural fit from the start,” said Joseph Hnilo, VP of Software at Fujitsu America, Inc. “We share with SAP the same passion – and track record – of delivering second-to-none solutions to customers in a wide variety of industries. Combining our strengths and expertise enables us to address customers’ key needs in the disclosure management arena. We look forward to continuing to build on our success to provide the best-in-class solutions that help solve those needs.”

“We are pleased to offer our customers the exceptional functionality of Interstage XWand, a solution that we consider to be the most complete XBRL engine on the market today,” Kirk Anderson, VP product strategy, Analytics, SAP. “At SAP, our highly successful partnership with Fujitsu spans a diverse range of products, solutions and industries. That’s why we have confidence in our decision to implement Interstage XWand into our disclosure management solution – a tool set trusted by customers over the world for fast financial closing, collaborative disclosure control and robust compliance.”

The Interstage XWand solution gives users a number of powerful yet easy-to-use tools, enabling them to:

  • Build, validate and analyze XBRL submissions for the U.S. SEC and other regulatory bodies
  • Create taxonomies, extensions and instances with easy-to-use tools that support all aspects of XBRL document development and testing
  • Audit the accuracy and correctness of XBRL instances and their taxonomies, including custom validation, to ensure that reports comply with internal and external rules
  • Adhere to the latest XBRL standards, including iXBRL and Table Linkbase, with extensive validation and optimization capabilities
  • Leverage industry established best practices for reporting such as Global Filing Manual (GFM) and more reporting regulation specific validation like EDGAR Filer Manual and European filing rule.

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About Fujitsu

Fujitsu is the leading Japanese information and communication technology (ICT) company, offering a full range of technology products, solutions and services. Approximately 156,000 Fujitsu people support customers in more than 100 countries. We use our experience and the power of ICT to shape the future of society with our customers. Fujitsu Limited (TSE: 6702) reported consolidated revenues of 4.7 trillion yen (US$41 billion) for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2016. For more information, please see www.fujitsu.com.

About Fujitsu Americas

Fujitsu America, Inc. is the parent and/or management company of a group of Fujitsu-owned companies operating in North, Central and South America dedicated to delivering the full range of Fujitsu products, solutions and services in ICT to our customers in the Western Hemisphere. These companies are collectively referred to as Fujitsu Americas. Fujitsu enables clients to meet their business objectives through integrated offerings and solutions, including consulting, systems integration, managed services, outsourcing and cloud services for infrastructure, platforms and applications; data center and field services; and server, storage, software and mobile/tablet technologies. For more information, please visit: http://solutions.us.fujitsu.com/ and http://twitter.com/fujitsuamerica 

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Date: July 25, 2016
City: Sunnyvale, CA
Company: Fujitsu America, Inc.