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June

  • Fujitsu Research Maps Out Road to Digital Learning Munich, EMEIA, June 22, 2017 - Digitalization is driving the education sector on to a deep transformation, but many schools, colleges and universities are struggling to keep pace with this change, according to ‘The Road to Digital Learning’, a new report from Fujitsu. This provides unique insights into the state of digital education globally and is based on a survey1 of over 600 IT leaders in schools, colleges and universities across seven countries.

  • Fujitsu Signs Agreement with ImageWare to Extend Biometric Security Solutions Portfolio Munich, EMEIA, June 19, 2017 - Fujitsu today announces that it is broadening its advanced biometric security solutions portfolio through an agreement with ImageWare Systems to resell key security capabilities including enterprise mobile biometric user authentication as a service. The agreement will see Fujitsu not only extend its biometric identity and access management solutions to mobile devices but also to additional authentication methods including fingerprint, face, and voice recognition. Fujitsu customers will now be able to deploy biometric authentication as a service running on the Fujitsu Cloud Service K5.

  • Fujitsu Positioned by Gartner as a Data Center Outsourcing and Infrastructure Utility Services Leader in Europe – for the Fifth Year Running Munich, EMEIA, June 14, 2017 - Fujitsu today announces it has been named as a Leader in the 2017 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Center Outsourcing (DCO) and Infrastructure Utility Services (IUS) in Europe1. This marks the fifth year in succession that Fujitsu has been included in this leadership quadrant by Gartner.

  • Fujitsu Launches High-Security Biometric Authentication Solution for Active Directory IT Environments Munich, EMEIA, June 12, 2017 - Fujitsu today announces the launch of PalmSecure ID Login, a new biometric authentication solution that helps organizations secure their networks against unauthorized access, while also reducing the risk of attack from hackers and identity thieves.

  • Fujitsu ETERNUS All-Flash Storage Speeds Up IT Solutions for SAP HANA® and Virtualization Munich, EMEIA, June 06, 2017 - Fujitsu today announced that its Fujitsu ETERNUS AF650 all-flash system is now certified by SAP as an enterprise storage solution for the SAP HANA platform. Available as a stand-alone solution or as part of the integrated system PRIMEFLEX for SAP HANA, the ETERNUS AF650 supports ultra-reliable non-stop operations for in-memory computing systems running on SAP HANA, delivering an impressive 12TB of main memory storage capacity, and total capacity of some 3PB.

  • Fujitsu ESPRIMO K557 Packs Power and Style into Space Saving All-In-One PC Munich, EMEIA, June 01, 2017 - Fujitsu today reveals the ESPRIMO K557, a versatile all-in-one desktop PC – with a streamlined design that looks at home in even the most visible locations such as shared office spaces, reception desks and classrooms. The newest model introduces a clean, clutter-free design, with its processing unit integrated behind the 24-inch full HD display. A competitive price point means the ESPRIMO K557 is accessible for a broad cross section of use case scenarios.

May

  • Fujitsu Awarded Extended IT Outsourcing Agreement by Swedish Government Agency Stockholm, EMEIA, May 24, 2017 - Fujitsu today announces an extension of its IT outsourcing agreement with government agency Sida (Swedish International Development Corporation Agency)¹. The company is now mandated to continue supporting Sida’s digital transformation through to 2020, focusing on upgrading IT equipment and moving infrastructure to the cloud.

  • Fujitsu’s Novel AI Deep Learning Technology Sheds New Light on Real-World Problems Berlin, EMEIA, May 23, 2017 - Fujitsu today announces an important deep learning technology breakthrough, developing a novel and highly efficient memory distribution mechanism for Deep Neural Networks (DNNs). Used extensively for many AI applications involving speech and object recognition and classification, the use of advanced DNNs requires massive computational resources, imposing severe demands on existing computing infrastructures. With Fujitsu Laboratories of Europe’s new deep learning solution, model-parallelism is used to distribute the DNN memory requirements in an automated, transparent and easily managed way. As a result, the capacity of existing infrastructures to address large-scale AI applications is considerably enhanced without the need for further investment.

  • Fujitsu’s New Industry 4.0 Competence Center Set to Accelerate Digital Transformation of Manufacturing Industry Munich, EMEIA, May 23, 2017 - Fujitsu aims to accelerate digital transformation projects for its customers by bringing multiple Industrial IoT (IIoT) capabilities together in its new Industry 4.0 Competence Center based in Munich, Germany. Dedicated Fujitsu IIoT experts are focused on enabling customers to undertake their own digital transformations by co-creating solutions for smart factories and production lines, leveraging Fujitsu’s unique manufacturing expertise in combination with its extensive portfolio of IoT, security and analytics solutions.

  • Fujitsu Brings Latest AI Innovations to Berlin at Fujitsu Innovation Gathering 2017 Berlin, EMEIA, May 22, 2017 - Fujitsu Laboratories of Europe is hosting its fifth annual Fujitsu Innovation Gathering today in Berlin, unveiling a number of significant AI advances for diverse applications, including energy, healthcare, manufacturing, and finance. Held alongside the German stop of the Fujitsu World Tour, the Fujitsu Innovation Gathering is a unique annual opportunity to experience the cutting edge of Fujitsu’s R&D activity. This year’s focus is on digital co-creation with customers and partners, illustrating the important role of co-creation in achieving successful digital transformations. The combined event features a packed agenda of keynotes, expert presentations and panel discussions, as well as the innovation exhibition.

  • Fujitsu’s Trio of CELSIUS Workstations Take Size-Performance Ratio and Security to a New Level Munich, EMEIA, May 18, 2017 - Fujitsu today introduces three innovative new workstations to its CELSIUS portfolio. Designed to deliver excellent performance, visualization and customization capabilities, the new CELSIUS models offer significant technology advances in terms of size-to-power ratio, plus additional security features. The latest additions comprise the industry’s only mobile workstation to offer highly secure biometric authentication in addition to the smallest high-performance 21-liter microtower and 10-liter small form factor workstations available today.

  • Digital Disruption Causing Anxiety as the ‘New Normal’ for the Financial Industry Munich, EMEIA, May 17, 2017 - Leaders in the financial services industry are overwhelmingly positive about the impact of digital disruption and the opportunities it will offer. However, this also causes anxiety for almost two-thirds (64 percent), per a recent study1 commissioned by Fujitsu.

  • Fujitsu Powers SME Growth with Enhanced Entry-Level Storage Range Munich, EMEIA, May 10, 2017 - Fujitsu today doubles the capacity of data that can be protected by its entry-level ETERNUS DX S4 hybrid storage range, introducing performance and capacity upgrades across the line-up.

  • Fujitsu Gives Spanish Economy a Boost with new Region for Cloud Service K5 Madrid, EMEIA, May 09, 2017 - Fujitsu today announces a boost for the Spanish economy with the introduction of its Cloud Service K5 region in Spain – providing the peace of mind that data is held within national borders. As a result, Spanish businesses are enabled to accelerate their digital transformation of business processes, using cloud as a foundation for new-generation technologies and services.

  • Fujitsu Opens Call for Entries for Third Annual SELECT Partner Innovation Awards Munich, EMEIA, May 03, 2017 - Fujitsu is now accepting nominations for the prestigious SELECT Innovation Awards for channel partners. For the third consecutive year, Fujitsu is recognizing channel partners who have delivered outstanding value for customers through digital transformation projects.

April

  • Fujitsu Simplifies Next-Generation Hyper-Converged Infrastructures With PRIMEFLEX for Storage Spaces Direct Munich, EMEIA, April 27, 2017 - Fujitsu today extends its growing PRIMEFLEX integrated systems portfolio with the introduction of PRIMEFLEX for Storage Spaces Direct, targeted at helping enterprise reduce complexity and risk in deploying high-performance, Microsoft-based hyper-converged infrastructures in data centers.

  • Fujitsu Drives Process Optimization for Customers with New Robotic Process Automation Center of Excellence Copenhagen, EMEIA, April 26, 2017 - Fujitsu is establishing a new European Center of Excellence (CoE) for Robotic Process Automation (RPA), managed from Fujitsu offices in Copenhagen, Denmark. The CoE will spearhead the development of new services to accurately handle repetitive tasks, identify and resolve hidden process bottlenecks, and optimize processes, helping Fujitsu customers to accelerate their digital transformation by leveraging robotic automation to perform everyday administrative tasks in areas such as customer support, human resources and accounting.

  • Framing a Digital Future: Fujitsu to Drive Digital Infrastructure Transformation for Specsavers London, EMEIA, April 25, 2017 - Fujitsu today announces that Specsavers, the British optical retailer, has signed a £17.6million deal that will see Fujitsu transform Specsavers’ in-store technology in its 1,179 stores across Europe to enhance both customer experience and employee environment.

  • Fujitsu Survey Highlights how Digital Transformation is Driving Business Growth Munich, EMEIA, April 24, 2017 - More than one third of organizations are already enjoying the benefits of investments in digital transformation, according to new research results1 published by Fujitsu. Furthermore, almost 9 in 10 firms (89 percent) are currently planning, testing, or implementing digitalization initiatives, leveraging technologies such as Artificial Intelligence (AI) and the Internet of Things (IoT), according to the Fujitsu Global Digital Transformation Survey among business leaders in 15 countries worldwide.

  • Fujitsu Vision Puts People at the Center of Digital Transformation Munich, EMEIA, April 24, 2017 - Digital transformation will empower people by bringing together emerging technologies such as Artificial Intelligence (AI) and the Internet of Things (IoT), according to the latest edition of the Fujitsu Technology and Service Vision (FT&SV).

  • Fujitsu Kicks Off Major Initiative to Drive the Evolution of its Diversity Program and Accelerate Digital Transformation London, EMEIA, April 12, 2017 - Fujitsu today announced a major initiative to drive the evolution of its diversity program and help accelerate digital transformation, with a year-long discovery process to identify global best practices in diversity and inclusion.

  • Manufacturing Industry Must Move Faster to Respond to Digital Disruption Munich, EMEIA, April 06, 2017 - Digital disruption is the biggest challenge to the manufacturing sector, according to almost two-thirds (62 percent) of leaders who participated in a recent study commissioned by Fujitsu.

  • Fujitsu and nVision Support Digital Transformation at Lombard International Assurance Munich, EMEIA, April 05, 2017 - Fujitsu has completed a digital transformation project at Lombard International Assurance, a global leader in wealth structuring for high net worth individuals and families. Working together with user experience experts nVision, Fujitsu implemented a new, purpose built digital servicing platform for Lombard International Assurance, named Connect.

  • Fujitsu Boosts SELECT Partner Program with Focus on Digitalization and 1 Million Euro Investment Munich, EMEIA, April 04, 2017 - Fujitsu is enhancing its SELECT channel program and investing more than 1 million Euros to empower partners to better address end customers’ evolving digitalization needs. The changes give channel partners access to new areas of the Fujitsu portfolio centered on the company’s key strategic focus area of integrated systems and solutions around the Internet of Things (IoT), Artificial Intelligence/Big Data Analytics, Cloud, and Cybersecurity. Combined with a dedicated training and certification program, this move is designed to open up new business opportunities for Fujitsu’s channel partners and help them support their customers on their journey into the digital future.

March

  • Fujitsu Extends Data Center Contract with Andalusian Health Service Madrid, EMEIA, March 30, 2017 - Fujitsu has extended its existing contract with the Andalusian Health Service (SAS) to provide data center support services for a further two years, until 2019. The contract covers the management of all IT and telecommunications infrastructures in SAS’ processing data centers, and helps SAS consolidate and simplify its IT infrastructure management.

  • Fujitsu Enables Digital Transformation for Valio with SAP HANA® Migration Helsinki, EMEIA, March 29, 2017 - Fujitsu Finland Oy is transforming the IT infrastructure of Valio, Finland’s largest dairy, by transferring its existing systems onto a SAP HANA® platform, in one of the largest migrations to SAP HANA conducted in Finland to date.

  • Smallest-ever Fujitsu PRIMERGY Leads New Server Line-up Designed for Digital Business Munich, EMEIA, March 28, 2017 - Smaller than ever yet delivering extraordinary performance, the new entry-level PRIMERGY TX1320 M3 server is introduced today by Fujitsu.

  • Fujitsu Brings Immersive Experiences to the Workplace with NVIDIA-powered VR-Ready CELSIUS Workstations Hanover, EMEIA, March 20, 2017 - Enabling an unprecedented level of creativity and visualization in the workplace, Fujitsu today introduces two new virtual reality-ready (VR) workstations powered by the latest NVIDIA professional graphics cards. Joining the Fujitsu line-up of VR-ready workstations are the CELSIUS W570power+, the industry’s smallest VR capable desktop workstation, and the CELSIUS H970 17-inch mobile workstation. Both are designed to provide designers, engineers and architects with another dimension to their work by ensuring they can seamlessly move 3D designs to virtual reality, either at their desk or offsite.

  • Fujitsu Offers Unrivaled Mobility With Two New Superior LIFEBOOK Models Hanover, EMEIA, March 20, 2017 - Fujitsu today introduces its new flagship notebook for the EMEIA region (Europe, the Middle East, Africa and India), the international edition of FUJITSU Notebook LIFEBOOK U937.

  • Fujitsu Introduces new German Region for Cloud Service K5 Hanover, EMEIA, March 20, 2017 - Fujitsu today introduces a new Cloud Service K5 region, enabling customers in Germany to quickly take advantage of cloud-native business applications. German hosting means customers can accelerate cloud adoption while still meeting requirements for local data residency. Available from the end of March, the third K5 region in Europe – in addition to the UK and Finland – further extends the new-generation IaaS and PaaS cloud offering.

  • Outdated Technology Holding Back Public Sector’s Digitalization Progress Hanover, EMEIA, March 20, 2017 - Ageing technology infrastructure is holding back efforts in the public sector to leverage the benefits of digitalization, according to a study commissioned by Fujitsu. However, public sector executives are still confident that they will be able to thrive in an increasingly digitalized world.

  • Fujitsu Boosts Customer Security with ‘Identity as a Service’ Munich, EMEIA, March 15, 2017 - Fujitsu today boosts customer security in the cloud era with the launch across Europe, Middle East, India and Africa (EMEIA) of Identity as a Service, an end-to-end identity and access management (IAM) service enabling organizations to step up the fight against hackers and fraud.

  • Fujitsu Expands Digital Transformation Offerings in U.S. with FUJITSU Cloud Service K5 at the Heart of its MetaArc Portfolio SUNNYVALE, CA, Americas, March 09, 2017 - Fujitsu America, Inc., today announced the U.S. availability of full digital transformation solutions with new U.S. availability zones for FUJITSU Cloud Service K5 at the heart of MetaArc, its comprehensive global portfolio of solutions, services and technologies that enable customers to digitalize with confidence. U.S. customers now gain access to powerful capabilities based on artificial intelligence (AI), big data analytics, cloud computing and the Internet of Things (IoT), to simplify the digitalization process, accelerate innovation, boost time to market for new cloud-native business services and extend the value of their legacy IT infrastructures.

  • Fujitsu World Tour 2017: Digital Co-creation Brings Digital Transformation to Life Munich, EMEIA, March 08, 2017 - The Fujitsu World Tour is on the road again for the 10th consecutive year, this year highlighting how Fujitsu is partnering with customers to co-create the digital future.

  • Fujitsu Empowers European Retailers to Re-invent the Store with Second Generation In-Store Analytics Solution Düsseldorf, EMEIA, March 06, 2017 - Fujitsu today announced the European availability of the latest version of its Retail Engagement Analytics solution (REA). The updated REA 2.0 is designed to allow store-centric retailers to combine data from multiple sources to gain real-time insights into in-store buyer behavior, enabling them to streamline operations, enhance the shopper experience and improve their bottom line.

  • Fujitsu Reports that Retailers Expect to Prosper from the 'New Normal’ of Digital Disruption Düsseldorf, EMEIA, March 06, 2017 - Leading retailers are highly confident that their organizations will survive digital disruption, but not without dramatic change and a focus on innovation, unveils a recent study1 commissioned by Fujitsu.

  • Fujitsu Digitally Transforms Retail Communications with Wearable Solution Munich, EMEIA, March 03, 2017 - Fujitsu is transforming retail communications and creating an unmatched level of staff responsiveness with the introduction of an innovative wearable solution. The Fujitsu U-Scan® self-checkout (SCO) system can now be connected with selected smartwatches1, providing instant, actionable alerts to retail staff, store-wide. The solution, part of the Fujitsu Connected Retail concept2, is the first of its kind and will be showcased in Europe for the first time at the Fujitsu booth #E75 in hall 6 at EuroShop 2017, in Dusseldorf, Germany, taking place on March 5-9, 2017.

  • Fujitsu Extends Data Protection Offering with Veritas NetBackup Appliance Munich, EMEIA, March 02, 2017 - Fujitsu provides the industry’s widest choice of solutions for data protection with the addition of the Veritas NetBackup appliance to its portfolio. Regardless of the complexity or special requirements of any data landscape, Fujitsu offers the tools to back it up, providing customers with peace-of-mind in today’s digital world: As enterprises undertake digital transformation, so managing and protecting ever-growing volumes of data is more critical than ever.

February

  • Fujitsu Wins 2017 Citrix Innovation Award for Partners Munich, EMEIA, February 22, 2017 - Fujitsu is the winner of the 2017 Citrix Innovation Award for Partners. With the award, Citrix recognizes Fujitsu for delivering a Desktop as a Service solution to the New Zealand government in just four days after a major earthquake cut off access to its IT infrastructure.

  • Fujitsu Extends PRIMEFLEX for OpenStack Family with SUSE OpenStack Cloud Munich, EMEIA, February 21, 2017 - A new addition to the Fujitsu PRIMEFLEX line-up of Integrated Systems announced today is designed to provide enterprises with a foundation for their future investments in open source-based cloud computing. Offering robust enterprise-class performance combined with the powerful economic advantages of the SUSE OpenStack Cloud management platform, the new SUSE edition of FUJITSU Integrated System PRIMEFLEX for OpenStack provides enterprises with a smooth path towards migrating their on-premise systems to the cloud.

  • Fujitsu Warns that European Companies are too Slack in Preventing Cybercrime Munich, EMEIA, February 16, 2017 - European businesses must be more vigilant in taking steps to prevent cybercrime from disrupting their essential operations, warns Fujitsu. In its 2017 Threat Predictions report¹, published today, the Fujitsu Security Operations Center² identifies 10 of the greatest security risks to enterprises. These include failing to keep up with basic IT security processes. Further high risks are attacks on banking applications and smart cities.

  • Fujitsu Cloud Service K5 Selected by Government ICT Centre Valtori in Finland as Basis for Digital Transformation of IT Services Helsinki, EMEIA, February 09, 2017 - Government ICT Centre Valtori is standardizing on Fujitsu Cloud Service K5 as the basis for its new E-Government initiative, providing a central platform for the supply, support and implementation of future IT services for citizens of local municipalities. The use of K5 public and virtual private cloud is pivotal to Valtori’s plans to centralize and manage IT services and applications provided by partner agencies, and will digitally transform the use of secure government applications across public administrations in Finland.

  • Fujitsu ETERNUS AF650 All-Flash Storage Scores Top Performance Marks in Industry SPC-1 Benchmark Munich, EMEIA, February 08, 2017 - The Fujitsu ETERNUS AF650 is the fastest storage solution in its class – as underlined by a new industry benchmark. The midrange all-flash system, a sales success since its launch late last year, has now gained official recognition of its industry-leading performance.

  • Fujitsu Recognized as a Leader for Managed Workplace Services in Europe Munich, EMEIA, February 07, 2017 - Fujitsu has been recognized as a leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Managed Workplace Services (MWS) in Europe. The report evaluates End User Outsourcing (EUO) services as well as new digital workplace services that provide cloud-first, automated and integrated support to end users. Gartner positioned 15 vendors according to two main criteria – completeness of vision and ability to execute.

  • Fujitsu Helps Belfius Implement Secure Bank Account Opening from a Mobile Device with Sign’IT E-signature Solution Brussels, EMEIA, February 06, 2017 - Fujitsu is supporting Belgian bank Belfius in its digital transformation with pioneering technology that enables banking customers to open a new account simply with a smartphone or tablet. By integrating the Sign’IT e-signature solution developed by Fujitsu and Namirial GmbH into the bank’s mobile app, Belfius is the first Belgian bank enabling new customers to electronically sign financial documents on their mobile.

  • Fujitsu Launches Comprehensive GDPR Services to Help Organizations Comply with New EU Data Protection Regulations Munich, EMEIA, February 02, 2017 - Fujitsu is launching a comprehensive portfolio of services to help organizations comply with the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The new legislation, which will come into effect on May 25, 2018, introduces new obligations for all organizations – no matter where they are based – that store, process or analyze personal data of EU residents.

  • Fujitsu Supports First Digital Census in Egypt Cairo, EMEIA, February 01, 2017 - Fujitsu today announces that it is supporting the Egyptian government in conducting the first population census to be based entirely on digital processes. Fujitsu will provide hundreds of STYLISTIC tablet devices plus data center services for the collection and analysis of vast amounts of data. Automating and digitalizing the census process is expected to halve the time it takes to gather and evaluate data from Egypt’s population of around 94 million, as well as increasing data accuracy and reliability.

January