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July

  • Fujitsu IoT Innovates Production in TOTO Vietnam's Factory Tokyo, Global, July 20, 2016 - Fujitsu Limited and Fujitsu Systems East Limited (collectively "Fujitsu") today announced development of a factory system for TOTO Vietnam, TOTO LTD.'s location in that country, so that workers can visualize production status and data on quality, starting from raw materials, and continuing throughout the process. This system, introduced to raise the production efficiency of ceramic sanitary ware produced at the factory, started operations at TOTO Vietnam's first factory on July 1st.

  • Fujitsu Accelerates Digital Transformation in the UK with Cloud Service K5 London, United Kingdom, July 20, 2016 - Fujitsu Cloud Service K5 becomes fully operational today, hosted in the UK from two Tier III/List X data centres in Greater London. This provides UK/EU data residency for Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) and Platform as a Service (PaaS), creating a high performance, fully resilient and secure platform service to meet the needs of customers wishing to run line-of-business applications in the cloud while also developing and deploying native cloud applications.

  • Fujitsu Develops Novel Technology to Automatically Assess Personal Data Privacy Risks Kawasaki, Japan, Global, July 19, 2016 - Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today announced development of a unique new technology to automatically assess the privacy risk of personal data. Under Japan's Amended Act on the Protection of Personal Information, which goes into effect in 2017, it will become permissible to provide third parties with personal data that has been processed to prevent the identification of a specific individual, or "de-identified," even without the individual's consent. Before providing de-identified data, the provider must first ensure it complies with guidelines and evaluate the risk that specific individuals could be recognized, which in cases outside Japan has led to experts spending many days in investigation.

  • Fujitsu Begins Field Trial for AI-Based Train Delay Prediction Tokyo, Global, July 19, 2016 - Fujitsu Limited today announced that it has collaborated with Jorudan Co., Ltd. to add a train delay time prediction function, using AI machine learning technology, to Jorudan’s "Norikae Annai," a service that provides public transportation route-planning information. It is also carrying out a field trial of this service in support of public transportation users in their choice of routes across 138 train lines in the Kanto region, starting today until September.

  • Fujitsu Hybrid Cloud Connect Clears IT Roadblocks with Assured Connectivity to Public Cloud Services Munich, EMEIA, July 18, 2016 - Fujitsu today announced the launch of a new service, called Hybrid Cloud Connect, that helps organizations accelerate their digital transformation. The new service enables the integration of cloud-based services into corporate networks, by providing assured connectivity and Quality of Service (QoS) for business critical applications running on hyperscale public clouds including Microsoft Office 365, Azure and Fujitsu’s recently launched Fujitsu Cloud Service K5.

  • Fujitsu and Cloud Lending Solutions to Deliver New Fintech Solutions to Financial Institutions in Japan and Asia Pacific Tokyo, Japan, and San Mateo, California, Global, July 12, 2016 - Fujitsu Limited and Cloud Lending Solutions today announced that they have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) agreeing to a strategic partnership to provide banks and other financial services organizations around the world the cloud-based, end-to-end lending and leasing platform - a fintech solution - developed by Cloud Lending Solutions.

  • Fujitsu and Oracle Team Up to Drive Cloud Computing Tokyo and Redwood Shores, Calif., Global, July 06, 2016 - Fujitsu Limited, Oracle Corporation, and Oracle Corporation Japan today announced that they have agreed to form a new strategic alliance to deliver enterprise-grade, world-class cloud services to customers in Japan and their subsidiaries around the world.

June

  • Fujitsu Builds IFRS-Compliant Accounting System for the Central Bank of Myanmar Tokyo, Global, June 29, 2016 - Fujitsu today announced that it has built an accounting system that complies with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) for the Central Bank of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar. This construction, and subsequent launch of operations in April 2016, was based on a contract with the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA).

  • Fujitsu Develops Energy-Saving Technology to Cool Data Centers Kawasaki, Japan, Global, June 29, 2016 - Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today announced the development of highly accurate predictive technology for such metrics as temperature and humidity, enabling energy-saving operations of air-conditioning equipment in data centers.

  • Notification: Fujitsu's Former President Passes Away Tokyo, Global, June 23, 2016 - Fujitsu today announced that Naoyuki Akikusa, advisor and former Fujitsu president and chairman, passed away on June 18, 2016. The cause of death was acute heart failure. Details of the ceremony to mark his passing are as follows.

  • Fujitsu Launches New Simulator for Visually Creating Product Assembly Configurations Tokyo, Global, June 17, 2016 - Fujitsu today announced the launch of a new version of its digital production preparation tool, FUJITSU Manufacturing Industry Solution VPS (Virtual Product and Process Simulator), developed by Digital Process Ltd., which supports product assembly process studies with 3D models. The new version, which adds functionality for creating product assembly configurations visually, will commence global availability to the manufacturing industry, starting today.

  • [PDF] Notice of Result of Tender Offer for Shares of NIFTY Corporation (Code No: 3828) (36.8KB) Tokyo, Global, June 16, 2016 - Fujitsu Limited (hereinafter referred to as “Tender Offeror” or “Company”) adopted at the meeting of Board of Directors held on April, 28, 2016, to acquire the common shares (hereinafter referred to as “Target Company Shares”) of NIFTY Corporation (Code No: 3828, the Second Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange, hereinafter referred to as “Target Company”) through a tender offer (hereinafter referred to as “Tender Offer”) under the Financial Instruments and Exchange Act (Act No. 25 of 1948; as amended, hereinafter referred to as “Act”), and commenced Tender Offer on May 2, 2016. The Tender Offer was completed on June 15, 2016, and the Company hereby announces the results thereof.

  • Fujitsu Develops AI-Utilization Platform for Design and Manufacturing, Launches Consulting Service Tokyo, Global, June 09, 2016 - Fujitsu today announced the addition of an expert consulting service for the use of AI technology at design and manufacturing sites to its MONOZUKURI Total Support Solutions, which support customer manufacturing. This service will be available in Japan starting October 2016. As its platform, the service will use the MONOZUKURI AI Framework to systematize functions for incorporating AI into manufacturing locations.

  • Fujitsu and Box Sign MoU for Strategic Content Management Partnership Tokyo, Global, June 08, 2016 - Today Fujitsu Limited (TSE: 6702) and Box (NYSE: BOX) announced they have entered into a non-binding Memorandum of Understanding with regard to a strategic partnership in the content management space. Under the proposed partnership, Fujitsu would deploy Box to the approximately 160,000 employees across its internal communication platform. In addition to improved content management, Box will help control storage expansion costs that grow in line with increased volumes of data storage.

  • Smart Agriculture Iwata to Begin Sales of Kale That Can Be Eaten Fresh as the First Product in its "B-Food" Series Tokyo and Iwata City, Japan, Global, June 02, 2016 - Smart Agriculture Iwata Co., Ltd., Fujitsu Limited, ORIX Corporation, and Masuda Seed Co., Ltd. today announced that, starting in mid-June, Smart Agriculture Iwata (SAC iWATA) will begin full-fledged sales in Japan of kale that can be eaten fresh and uncooked as the first product in its "B-Food" brand series of functional foods intended to facilitate health and beauty. Masuda Seed developed the kale from seedlings, which were grown in cultivation facilities using advanced environmental controls.

May

  • [PDF] Notice Regarding Distribution of Dividends from Retained Earnings (38.2KB) Tokyo, Global, May 26, 2016 - Fujitsu Limited announced that its Board of Directors today decided upon the dividends to be paid from retained earnings to shareholders on the record date of March 31, 2016.

  • The world's-first compact transceiver for terahertz wireless communication using the 300-GHz band - with transmission rate of several-dozen gigabits per second - was developed and experimentally demonstrated high-speed data transmission. Tokyo, Global, May 26, 2016 - Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation, Fujitsu Limited, and the National Institute of Information and Communications Technology have cooperatively developed the world's-first compact terahertz wireless transceiver using the 300-GHz band and experimentally demonstrated that it can transmit data at transmission rate of 40 gigabits per second through multiplex transmission using orthogonal polarization. Since the transceiver can assure a broad frequency band, it is expected to be applied for high-speed wireless communication. Moreover, in the present development, under a supposed usage case in which large-capacity contents are downloaded from an information terminal (such as downloading video and music), the transmitter of the developed transceiver was installed in such an information terminal. Moreover, according to the results of a contents-downloading experiment using a compact (i.e., smartphone-sized) terminal fitted with a matching developed receiver, data transmission of two gigabytes per second (namely, downloading at a rate of one DVD's worth of data in about three seconds) was achieved. Through this experiment, it was shown that a compact transceiver using terahertz waves in the 300-GHz band - as well as the accompanying elemental circuit technology - could achieve large-capacity transmission. From now onwards, it is expected that technologies utilizing terahertz waves in the 300-GHz band will make major advances. The developed technology was presented in detail at IMS2016 (2016 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium) held in San Francisco from May 22nd, 2016. Moreover, as part of the sponsored research project called "Multi-tens gigabit wireless communication technology at subterahertz frequencies" under "The research and development project for the expansion of radio spectrum resources" of the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications, Japan running from 2011 to 2015, this accomplishment was successfully implemented by NTT, Fujitsu, and NICT.

  • Fujitsu Develops Field Engineering Technology to Rapidly Provide IoT Services Kawasaki, Japan, Global, May 25, 2016 - Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today announced the development of field engineering technology that shortens the time necessary to install on-site IoT devices that use wireless communication, such as Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, and provides stable operations.

  • Fujitsu Boosts Efficiency of Manufacturing Processes at Shimane Fujitsu through IoT Collaboration with Intel Tokyo, Global, May 19, 2016 - Fujitsu Limited today announced that it has with Intel Corporation carried out a field trial to visualize manufacturing processes at Shimane Fujitsu Limited, which primarily manufactures notebook PCs. The field trial linked the FUJITSU Cloud Service IoT Platform with the Intel® IoT Gateway. As a result of this trial, the companies were able to rationalize functionality testing and repair processes on Shimane Fujitsu's manufacturing line, and in line with this, cut additional shipping costs that resulted from delays by 30%. The trial was a part of the IoT collaboration with Intel, launched in May 2015.

  • Japan Gymnastics Association and Fujitsu Agree to Jointly Research Scoring Support Technology for Competitions Tokyo and Kawasaki, Japan, Global, May 17, 2016 - The Japan Gymnastics Association, Fujitsu Limited, and Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today announced an agreement to conduct joint research on scoring support technology for gymnastics competitions. This research will combine Fujitsu Laboratories' 3D laser sensors and 3D data processing technology--to discern athlete's joint position and technique--with the Japan Gymnastics Association's expertise in recognizing proper gymnastics techniques.

  • Fujitsu Steps Up Services to Smooth Migration of Mission-Critical Systems to the Cloud, Swiftly Start New Businesses Tokyo, Global, May 17, 2016 - Fujitsu today announced enhancements to the FUJITSU Digital Business Platform MetaArc to enable the migration of existing mission-critical systems to the cloud and the rapid building of ICT platforms. This will work to quickly launch new business capabilities, and aims to help customers achieve a digital transformation of their business.

  • Fujitsu Develops Task-Oriented Dialogue Technology with AI Kawasaki, Japan, Global, May 16, 2016 - Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today announced the development of technology that can be easily set up and autonomously carry on a dialogue, based on AI technology, while accurately understanding a user's request and naturally eliciting the necessary information. The technology is intended primarily for customer service support.

  • Fujitsu Develops Cyber Threat Intelligence Utilization System with BAE Systems, Inc. Tokyo, Global, May 16, 2016 - Fujitsu Limited today announced that it has worked with BAE Systems-- one of the largest US defense companies offering comprehensive threat analytics capabilities for managing threat intelligence, detecting and investigating unknown cyber threats, advanced persistent threats, and zero-day attacks--to develop a cyber threat intelligence (CTI) utilization system, which efficiently utilizes CTI, the details of cyber-attacks and responses in a computational format.

  • Fujitsu Enhances Global Managed Security Service to Minimize Cyber-Attack Damage to Businesses Tokyo, Global, May 13, 2016 - Fujitsu today announced that it has enhanced its Global Managed Security Service, which provides unified support in response to cyber-attacks across the lifecycle, including detection and prevention, analysis and countermeasures, and enhanced security resilience. Fujitsu will also provide the new FUJITSU Security Solution Security Resilience Enhancement Support Service from June in Japan, which will improve business continuity for companies.

  • Fujitsu Develops High-Speed Forensic Technology to Grasp at a Glance the Entirety of a Cyber Attack Kawasaki, Japan, Global, May 13, 2016 - Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today announced the development of new technology that, in response to targeted cyber-attacks on specific organizations, rapidly analyzes damage status after an attack has been detected.

  • Fujitsu Receives Order for New Supercomputer System Tokyo, Global, May 10, 2016 - Fujitsu today announced that it has received an order for a many-core large-scale supercomputer system from the University of Tokyo and the University of Tsukuba. The system will be deployed to the Joint Center for Advanced High-Performance Computing (JCAHPC), which the two universities jointly operate.

  • Fujitsu develops High-Accuracy Fuel Efficiency Estimates through a ship's operational data Kawasaki, Japan, Global, May 10, 2016 - Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today announced the development of technology that uses analysis of ship-related big data to estimate fuel efficiency, speed and other performance in actual sea conditions, to a highly accurate margin of error of less than 5%.

  • Fujitsu Develops AI Technology to Quickly Solve Urban Security Positioning Problems Kawasaki and Tokyo, Japan, Global, May 10, 2016 - Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. and the University of Electro-Communications today announced the development of a high-speed algorithm that uses mathematical game theory as an artificial intelligence technology to aid in the development of security planning. This will work to solve city-scale road network security problems, such as where best to position checkpoints when trying to catch a criminal.

  • Fujitsu to Build Industry-First Maritime Big Data Platform for Nippon Kaiji Kyokai Tokyo, Global, May 06, 2016 - Fujitsu Limited today announced that it has built a maritime big data platform for Nippon Kaiji Kyokai, an international ship classification society also known as ClassNK. The platform will be available from April, 2016.

April

  • Fujitsu Reports Fiscal 2015 Full-Year Financial Results Tokyo, Global, April 28, 2016 - Fujitsu today reported profit for the year attributable to owners of the parent was 86.7 billion yen, down 53.2 billion yen from fiscal 2014.

  • Notice of Commencement of Tender Offer for Shares of NIFTY Corporation Tokyo, Global, April 28, 2016 - Notice of Commencement of Tender Offer for Shares of NIFTY Corporation Tokyo, April 28, 2016 - Fujitsu Limited (hereinafter referred to as "Tender Offeror" or "Company") has announced the decision, adopted at the meeting of Board of Directors held on April, 28, 2016, to acquire the common shares (hereinafter referred to as "Target Company Shares") of NIFTY Corporation (Code No: 3828, the Second Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange, hereinafter referred to as "Target Company") through a tender offer (hereinafter referred to as "Tender Offer") under the Financial Instruments and Exchange Act (Act No. 25 of 1948; as amended, hereinafter referred to as "Act").

  • Fujitsu Employee Awarded Medal of Honor with Purple Ribbon in the 2016 Spring Conferment Kawasaki, Japan, Global, April 28, 2016 - Fujitsu Limited and Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today announced that Fujitsu Laboratories employee Akira Nakagawa has been selected by the Cabinet Office of the Government of Japan to receive the Medal of Honor with Purple Ribbon for "the development of encoding technology and transmission equipment for digital video" at the 2016 Spring Conferment. The award ceremony will be held on May 17th.

  • Fujitsu Develops Technology that Quickly Tracks Changes Made to Large-Scale Open Source Software Kawasaki, Japan, Global, April 27, 2016 - Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today announced the development of technology to quickly identify changed locations in source code, such as added functions, to enable timely development using large scale open source software.

  • Fujitsu Releases Sixteen New Enterprise PC and Tablet Models in Eleven Product Series Tokyo and Kawasaki, Japan, Global, April 21, 2016 - Fujitsu Limited and Fujitsu Client Computing Limited today announced the release of 16 new enterprise Windows models in eleven product series, including five desktop PC models in three series, four laptop models in two series, one tablet series, and three workstation models in three series. The new models will be steadily rolled out in Japan from the end of this month.

  • Fujitsu Expands Contributions to Customers and Society through New Environmental Action Plan Tokyo, Global, April 20, 2016 - Fujitsu today announced the formulation of its Fujitsu Group Environmental Action Plan (Stage VIII), setting its environmental goals for fiscal years 2016-2018.

  • Fujitsu Newly Formulates Its Information Security Policy Tokyo, Global, April 19, 2016 - Fujitsu today announced that it has newly formulated the Fujitsu Group Information Security Policy to conform to the "Cybersecurity Management Guidelines" announced in December 2015 by Japan's Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry and the Information-Technology Promotion Agency.

  • Fujitsu Successfully Develops a Breath Sensor Device That Quickly Measures Gas Components in People's Breath Kawasaki, Japan, Global, April 18, 2016 - Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today announced that it has developed a portable breath sensor that can extract and quickly measure the concentration of only specified gas components, such as ammonia, that are included at low concentrations in people's breath and are suggested to be correlated with lifestyle diseases. This sensor makes it easy to identify molecules that previously could only be identified using large analysis instruments.

  • Fujitsu Sets Out the "Fujitsu Technology and Service Vision 2016" Tokyo, Global, April 15, 2016 - Fujitsu today presents the latest evolution of the Fujitsu Technology and Service Vision. It proposes a different approach to help organizations incorporate digital technology into the heart of their business, strengthen competitiveness and grow the top line as well as the profit. It also outlines practical steps about how digital leaders can overcome the challenges of digital, by aligning and balancing new digital technology with their traditional IT assets.

  • Fujitsu Awarded Two Prizes for Science and Technology from MEXT Tokyo, Kawasaki, and Yokohama, Japan, and Sunnyvale, CA, Global, April 12, 2016 - Fujitsu Limited, Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd., and Transtron Inc. today announced that in the Fiscal 2016 Commendation for Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, they have received the Prize for Science and Technology in the Development Category for their "Development of Advanced Noise-Suppression Technology Using Microphone Arrays." In addition, Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. and Fujitsu Laboratories of America, Inc. were honored in the Research Category for their "Research into High-Speed Data Transmission Circuits for Implementing High-Performance ICT Systems."

  • Fujitsu Opens New Facility at Its Tatebayashi Data Center Tokyo, Global, April 05, 2016 - Fujitsu today announced that it has opened Annex C, a new facility at its Tatebayashi Data Center, and has today commenced operations there.

  • Fujitsu to Host Fujitsu Forum 2016 Tokyo, Global, April 04, 2016 - Fujitsu today announced that Fujitsu Forum 2016, the company's largest annual event, will be held May 19-20 at the Tokyo International Forum in Japan. The theme of this year's Fujitsu Forum will be "Human Centric Innovation: Driving Digital Transformation."

  • Fujitsu Helps Stanley Electric Cut Energy Consumption at 27 of its Main Plants Worldwide Tokyo, Global, April 04, 2016 - Fujitsu today announced that it has built a system for Stanley Electric Co., Ltd. that collects in real time, and centrally monitors at Stanley Electric Group headquarters, the power used by its Group companies, including 27 principal plants. As one part of its company-wide efforts to reduce power consumption, Stanley Electric has steadily deployed the new system from July 2015 at each of its plants, and has now commenced operations at all plants in Japan.

March

  • Fujitsu "Finplex" to Systematize Financial Solutions and Accelerate Digital Transformation in the Financial Sector Tokyo, Global, March 30, 2016 - Fujitsu today announced the introduction of its new systematic approach to the financial solutions it offers through the FUJITSU Digital Business Platform MetaArc. The approach, known as "Finplex," will commence rolling out from today in the aim of future co-creation with its financial institution customers.

  • Fujitsu Develops Automatic Test-Generation Technologies to Limit Excessive Testing Work in Agile Software Development Sunnyvale, CA, and Kawasaki, Japan, Global, March 29, 2016 - Fujitsu Laboratories of America, Inc. and Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. (collectively "Fujitsu Laboratories") today announced the development of automatic test-generation technologies to limit excessive testing work and enhance efficiencies for agile development - an evolutionary approach to developing software which incrementally adds small-scale functions, and then one after another, makes them available.

  • Fujitsu and Acecook Join Forces to Transform Distribution in Vietnam and Improve Local Business Tokyo and Osaka, Japan, and Hanoi and Ho Chi Min, Vietnam, Global, March 29, 2016 - Fujitsu Limited and Fujitsu Vietnam Limited (collectively, "Fujitsu"), and Acecook Co., Ltd. and Acecook Vietnam JSC announced that they have agreed to build a shared distribution-information system that Japanese companies doing business in Vietnam can use for high-quality local distribution. Before the system goes into shared use, Fujitsu Vietnam Limited and Acecook Vietnam JSC, the respective Vietnam subsidiaries, will carry out system trials using the distribution network of Acecook Vietnam, which boasts the largest share in the local instant noodles market, with Fujitsu Vietnam handling system operations. After the system's effectiveness has been validated, it is expected to go into full-scale operation in March 2017.

  • Fujitsu Contributes to Construction of Network for NTT DOCOMO Using Virtualization Technologies Tokyo, Global, March 25, 2016 - Fujitsu today announced that it has supported the development of NTT DOCOMO, INC.'s mobile core network system which employs virtualization technology. DOCOMO launched the network commercially on March 9, 2016.

  • Fujitsu Develops Software to Self-Diagnose the Replacement Timing of Server Power-Supply Units Kawasaki, Japan, Global, March 23, 2016 - Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. has developed a self-diagnostic technology to determine when a power supply unit needs to be replaced. This is software that can run on board the microcontroller of a digitally controlled power supply, such as those used in servers and other information and communication technology (ICT) devices.

  • Fujitsu Significantly Expands Its 1FINITY Series of Optical Transmission System Equipment Tokyo, Global, March 23, 2016 - Fujitsu today announced that it has expanded the FUJITSU Network 1FINITY platform, its next-generation optical transmission system that uses a disaggregated architecture, to the four functionalities needed when building an optical transmission network, namely, transport, lambda, switch, and access. Each of these is offered as an individual blade. Sales will start between April and June 2016 in North America, followed by a phased worldwide rollout.

  • Fujitsu Develops Guide Service System for Ueno Zoological Gardens and Hama-rikyu Gardens to Tokyo Metropolitan Government Tokyo and Yokohama, Global, March 22, 2016 - Fujitsu Limited and Fujitsu Network Solutions Limited (collectively "Fujitsu") today announced that they have developed a guide service system for Ueno Zoological Gardens and Hama-rikyu Gardens, to the Tokyo Metropolitan Government. With the system's smart device app, called Tokyo Parks Navi, users can access a walking guide to Hama-rikyu Gardens in five languages and to Ueno Zoological Gardens in four languages, with the language automatically chosen in accordance with the user's smart device settings. The Tokyo Metropolitan Government will be making the service available on April 1.

  • Fujitsu Develops 400 Gbps Optical Transceiver Architecture Kawasaki, Japan, and Beijing, China, Global, March 22, 2016 - Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. and Fujitsu R&D Center Co., Ltd. (collectively "Fujitsu") today announced that, to connect multiple datacenters scattered within a metropolitan area with high capacity and at low cost, they have developed a basic architecture for digital-signal processing in optical transceivers transmitting data at 400 gigabits per second over a single wavelength.

  • Executive Appointments and Resignations Kawasaki, Japan, Global, March 18, 2016 - Following a meeting of its Board of Directors, Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. announced the following reappointments, new appointments, and resignations, which are planned to take effect upon approval at the extraordinary Shareholder's meeting and the extraordinary Board of Directors meeting scheduled for late March.

  • Fujitsu Technology Uses a Single Camera to Enable a Panoramic Understanding of Remote Field Sites Kawasaki, Japan, Global, March 17, 2016 - Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today announced that it has developed a technology that generates synthesized 3D panoramic screens to fully understand conditions throughout a worksite for on-site maintenance, inspection and other work. Using time series images taken from a worker-side camera, when combined with augmented reality (AR) technology, remotely supporting operators can use that image to provide precise, omnidirectional instructions to field workers.

  • Fujitsu Named a "Nadeshiko Brand" Company for Promoting Women's Success Tokyo, Global, March 17, 2016 - Fujitsu today announced that it has been selected by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry and the Tokyo Stock Exchange as a 2015 Nadeshiko Brand enterprise for its efforts to actively promote women's success.

  • Fujitsu Laboratories Develops Technology to Accelerate Analysis of Genomic Information Kawasaki, Japan, Global, March 15, 2016 - Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. announced the development of a technology that accelerates database analyses of the correlations between genomic variations and environmental information, such as disease and lifestyle habits. This technology speeds up the process by a factor of roughly 400 compared to existing methods.

  • Fujitsu Awarded the 48th Ichimura Prize in Industry for Distinguished Achievement Tokyo and Kawsaki, Japan, Global, March 14, 2016 - Fujitsu Optical Components Limited and Fujitsu Limited announced today that in the 48th Ichimura Prizes in Industry, promoted by the New Technology Development Foundation, they have been awarded The Ichimura Prize in Industry for Distinguished Achievement for their "Development and Commercialization of High Speed 100Gbps Modules for Optical Communications."

  • Fujitsu Develops Platform to Easily Manage Diverse Range of IoT Devices Kawasaki, Japan, and Beijing, Global, March 10, 2016 - Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. and Fujitsu R&D Center Co., Ltd. today announced the development of a software platform that enables the centralized and stable management of operating status for a variety of sensors, devices, and gateways, as well as the condition of the network that connects them. This platform will support the operation and management of an anticipated and growing array of IoT services.

  • SDN technologies developed and verified to provide a stable telecommunications environment within a wide area network: a global first Tokyo, Global, March 10, 2016 - NEC Corporation (NEC), Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (NTT), NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com), Fujitsu Limited (Fujitsu) and Hitachi, Ltd. (Hitachi) today announced the development of Software-Defined Networking (SDN) technologies that enable wide area network resources to be secured dynamically in response to individual applications' network quality requirements and use. The technologies, which are a global first, have also been verified within an actual wide area network environment.

  • Fujitsu Trials River Water-Level Measurement System using smartphones and AR Technology in Manado, Indonesia Tokyo and Jakarta, Global, March 09, 2016 - Fujitsu Limited and PT. Fujitsu Indonesia today announced that they have built a river information system that incorporates augmented reality (AR) technology for Manado, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Fujitsu built the system at the request of the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Indonesia Office, and together with the North Sulawesi province River Basin Organization Sulawesi I, Ministry of Public Works and Housing (PU-PERA BWS Sulawesi I), are from February 23 to March 18 conducting a field trial to evaluate its usability and effectiveness.

  • Mizuho Bank and Fujitsu Trial Blockchain to Streamline Cross-Border Securities Transaction Settlements Tokyo and Kawasaki, Japan, Global, March 08, 2016 - Mizuho Bank, Ltd., Fujitsu Limited, and Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today announced that they have jointly conducted an operational trial using blockchain technology that makes it practically impossible to tamper with transaction history, and that shortens the time required for post-trade process for cross-border securities transactions from the current three days to same-day settlement.

February

January

  • Fujitsu Reports Fiscal 2015 Third-Quarter Financial Results Tokyo, Global, January 29, 2016 - Fujitsu today reported profit for the period attributable to owners of the parent of 5.2 billion yen, representing a deterioration of 22.3 billion yen from the third quarter of fiscal 2014.

  • Notice of Provision for Capital Deficits of a Consolidated Subsidiary in Separate Financial Statements Tokyo, Global, January 29, 2016 - Fujitsu Limited (hereinafter referred to as "the Company") announced today that it has recorded a provision for capital deficits of a consolidated subsidiary and the associated non-operating expenses in the Company's separate financial statements for the third quarter of the fiscal year 2015.

  • Executive Appointment and Resignations Tokyo, Global, January 29, 2016 - Fujitsu Limited has made the following new appointment and resignations as approved at a Board of Directors meeting today.

  • Fujitsu Adds Support for Mission-Critical Tasks and Dispatch to its Logifit Series of Revolutionary Logistics Solutions Tokyo, Global, January 27, 2016 - Fujitsu today announced the addition of two products to its FUJITSU Logistics Solution Logifit series, which is revolutionizing logistics operations: Logifit TM-Core, a mission-critical tasks solution, and Logifit TM-Dispatch, a dispatch-support solution. Sales of these two products begin in Japan today.

  • Fujitsu Launches FUJITSU Intelligent Society Solution E3CIS for Retail Electricity Businesses Tokyo, Global, January 26, 2016 - Fujitsu today announced that it has developed the FUJITSU Intelligent Society Solution E3CIS, a customer management and rate calculation packaged solution aimed at retail electricity businesses. Sales of the new packaged solution will begin in Japan in early February 2016.

  • Fujitsu Develops GaN Power Amplifier with World's Highest Output Performance for W-Band Wireless Transmissions Tokyo and Kawasaki, Japan, Global, January 25, 2016 - Fujitsu Limited and Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. (collectively "Fujitsu") today announced the development of a gallium-nitride (GaN) high-electron mobility transistor (HEMT) power amplifier for use in W-band (75-110 GHz) transmissions. This can be used in a high-capacity wireless network with coverage over a radius of several kilometers.

  • Fujitsu Develops Industry's First Technology to Detect Back-and-Forth-type Targeted Email Attacks in Real Time Tokyo and Kawasaki, Japan, Global, January 21, 2016 - Fujitsu Limited and Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today announced the development of technology that utilizes Fujitsu's artificial intelligence technology to detect targeted email attacks aimed at specific organizations in real time.

  • Fujitsu Introduces Ten New "UBIQUITOUSWARE" Products, Accelerating the Digitalization of Customers' Operations Tokyo, Global, January 20, 2016 - Fujitsu today announced ten new products in its FUJITSU IoT Solution UBIQUITOUSWARE line, to accelerate the digitalization of its customers' operations. The new products will be steadily rolled out in Japan beginning January 20, 2016.

  • Fujitsu, Others Develop High-Speed Authentication Technology for Encrypted Communications with IoT Devices Kawasaki, Japan, Global, January 19, 2016 - Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today announced that, in collaboration with the University of Tokyo and Toho University, it has developed authentication technology for Internet-of-Things (IoT) devices that reduces the time needed for authentication in the Transport Layer Security (TLS) cryptographic protocol by nearly 80%, compared to previous methods with the same security strength. The TLS protocol, which is widely used in PCs and other devices, employs public key cryptography.

  • Fujitsu and Aeon Launch ICT-based Agricultural Field Trial in Vietnam's Hà Nam Province Tokyo and Chiba, Japan, and Hanoi, Vietnam, Global, January 19, 2016 - Fujitsu Limited, Fujitsu Vietnam Ltd. (collectively "Fujitsu"), and Aeon Agri Create Co., Ltd. today announced an information and communication technology-driven agricultural field trial in Hà Nam Province in the Socialist Republic of Vietnam. The field trial, commenced in October 2015 with the support of the JICA Viet Nam Office of the Japan International Cooperation Agency, seeks to assess the effectiveness of Japanese agricultural techniques that have been transplanted to Vietnam, specifically the use of ICT to consolidate and utilize data from farm-work records, growing conditions, and the cultivation environment.

  • Fujitsu Works to Conserve Biodiversity with Start of Technology Trial to Predict Deer Populations in Yamanashi Kawasaki, Japan, Global, January 18, 2016 - Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today announced the development of software technology to predict the maximum population of mammals that can inhabit an area from information such as the average weight of an animal and public data on vegetation and land use. Starting this month, it is putting this newly developed technology into action in a trial to predict the population of Japanese sika deer, which are the cause of increasingly serious damage due to overgrazing. The trial has commenced with the cooperation of the Yamanashi Forest Research Institute.

  • Fujitsu Releases Eleven New Enterprise Tablet, Laptop, and Desktop PC Models in Seven Product Series Tokyo, Global, January 18, 2016 - Fujitsu today announced the release of a total of 11 new enterprise PC models in seven series running Windows, including two tablet models in two series, seven laptop models in three series, one desktop PC model, and one long-life PC model. The new models will be steadily rolled out in Japan from this month.

  • The Fujitsu Innovative Retail Engagement Analytics Solution Delivers In-store Intelligence for a New Generation of Connected Retailers Sunnyvale, CA, United States, January 18, 2016 - Fujitsu today addresses the dramatic disparity in the high degree of actionable shopper engagement intelligence available for e-commerce, and the current severe lack of such insights in stores. The new FUJITSU Retail Engagement Analytics solution is a cloud-based analytics solution that integrates seamlessly with Point of Sales (PoS) and key retail information systems to further improve customer experience and store performance.

  • Fujitsu Introduces SPATIOWL People Flow Analysis Service to Improve Store Operations Tokyo, Global, January 13, 2016 - Fujitsu today announced the addition of SPATIOWL People Flow Analysis Service, an indoor position-sensing solution that analyzes the movement of customers and staff through a store, to its FUJITSU Intelligent Society Solution SPATIOWL, a cloud service that utilizes location information. The new service, which is designed for commercial facilities and large-scale retailers, is available in Japan starting today.

  • Fujitsu and NIMS Develop World's Largest-Scale Magnetic-Reversal Simulator Tokyo, Global, January 12, 2016 - Fujitsu Limited today announced that, in joint research with the National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS) and Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd., it has developed the world's largest magnetic-reversal simulator, using a mesh covering more than 300 million micro-regions. Based on the large-scale magnetic-reversal simulation technology first developed in 2013, this new development offers a faster calculation algorithm and more efficient massive parallel processing. The simulations are run on the K computer.

  • GE and Fujitsu Launch World's Best-Selling Smallworld™ Geographic Information System in Japan Tokyo, Global, January 06, 2016 - GE International Inc. and Fujitsu Limited today announced an agreement to bring GE's industry-leading Geographic Information System (GIS), Smallworld, to market in Japan. The Smallworld GIS will be coupled with Fujitsu's systems integration, maintenance, and operations services, to offer utility customers the premier GIS software solution in Japan.

  • Notice Regarding Fujitsu Laboratories Executive Resignation Kawasaki, Japan, Global, January 05, 2016 - Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today announced that Tatsuo Tomita has resigned as Chairman and Director, effective January 3, 2016.