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April

  • Fujitsu Introduces "LiveTalk," a Participatory Communications Tool for the Hearing-Impaired Tokyo and Kawasaki, Japan, Global, April 14, 2015 - Fujitsu Limited and Fujitsu Social Science Laboratory Limited today announced that, starting in mid-May, they will begin sales of FUJITSU Software LiveTalk, a participatory communications tool for people with hearing disabilities, to companies and schools in Japan.

  • Fujitsu and Microsoft collaborate to transform manufacturing processes through IoT innovation HANOVER, Germany and TOKYO, Global, April 12, 2015 - At the Hannover Messe event, Fujitsu Limited and Microsoft Corp. announced their collaboration to bring innovative operational excellence to manufacturing with the help of Fujitsu devices powered by Windows 8.1 Pro, the Internet of Things (IoT) services of FUJITSU Cloud A5 for Microsoft Azure, and the Fujitsu IoT/M2M (machine-to-machine) platform.

  • Fujitsu Sets Out the "Fujitsu Technology and Service Vision 2015" Tokyo, Global, April 10, 2015 - Fujitsu today presents the latest evolution of the Fujitsu Technology and Service Vision that outlines the company's view of how ICT will transform business and society. Helping customers around the world to respond to the challenges of digital transformation and to grow and digitalize their businesses, Fujitsu's vision in 2015 shows how Human Centric Innovation - a concept introduced in 2014 - can be put into action.

  • Fujitsu and Global Mobility Service to Begin Trial of Electric Tricycles in the Philippines Tokyo, Global, April 09, 2015 - Fujitsu Limited and Global Mobility Service, Inc. (GMS), a venture company providing mobility services, today announced that they will commence field testing to expand services in the Republic of the Philippines so as to increase the prevalence of electric tricycles (a three-wheel taxi) that use ICT.

  • Fujitsu Offers Datacenter Management Solution for Support over the Lifecycle of Customer Datacenters Tokyo, Global, April 09, 2015 - Fujitsu today announced the launch of its FUJITSU Managed Infrastructure Service Datacenter Management Solution to provide support for customer datacenters, covering conception, planning, design, construction, and operations. This new solution is available from today.

  • Fujitsu Enhances Performance of Fujitsu M10 SPARC Servers Available Worldwide from Oracle and Fujitsu Tokyo, Global, April 07, 2015 - Fujitsu announced today that the space-saving Fujitsu M10-1 as well as the compact Fujitsu M10-4 mid-range servers are now available worldwide in additional configurations featuring the new 3.7GHz SPARC64 X+ 8 core processors providing approximately 30 percent performance improvements. When coupled with the Fujitsu M10 servers' industry-leading compute capability, the enhanced servers can cut batch processing times for business data and tackle a broad range of Big Data analyses - from such sources as SNS, sensors and mobile devices - to accelerate decision making and increase business productivity.

  • Fujitsu Awarded Prizes for Science and Technology Kawasaki, Kobe, and Yokohama, Japan, Global, April 07, 2015 - Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd., Fujitsu Ten Limited, and Socionext Inc. have announced that in the Fiscal 2015 Commendation for Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology they have received a Prize for Science and Technology in the Development Category for their "Development of a System Giving Wraparound, 3D View of Vehicles." Fujitsu Laboratories was also honored in the Research Category for its "Research in Electronic Ceramic Materials and Processes for Microelectronics Packaging Technology."

  • Fujitsu to Host Fujitsu Forum 2015 Tokyo, Global, April 03, 2015 - Fujitsu today announced that Fujitsu Forum 2015, the company's largest annual event, will be held May 14-15 at the Tokyo International Forum in Japan. The theme of this year's Fujitsu Forum will be Human Centric Innovation in Action.

  • Fujitsu Develops Software that Analyzes Service Quality while Monitoring at World-Record 200 Gbps Kawasaki, Japan, Global, April 02, 2015 - Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today announced the development of software that monitors transmission packets and analyzes quality in real time at a world-record speed of 200 Gbps.

  • Fujitsu Develops Web OS Technology for Easy Connection between Various Smartphones and Peripheral Devices Kawasaki, Japan, Global, April 02, 2015 - Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today announced the development of Web OS technology that automatically connects smartphones, regardless of operating system, to peripheral devices and sensors, and enables integrated use with cloud services.

  • Fujitsu Establishes New Corporate Venture Fund Tokyo, Global, April 01, 2015 - Fujitsu today announced that it is establishing a new corporate venture fund to strengthen collaboration with new ventures and further enhance its services in the fields of business innovation and social innovation, which form the pillars of the company's growth strategy. Fujitsu established its first corporate venture fund in 2006 to collaborate with promising ventures in Japan and around the world, and the new fund will further strengthen these activities.

  • Fujitsu Develops Technology that Identifies Applicable Areas from Within Materials Being Discussed Kawasaki, Japan, Global, April 01, 2015 - Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today announced that it has developed technology that, based on a speaker's voice, detects in real time and with high accuracy the applicable area in presentation or remote-conference materials.

March

  • Fujitsu, ORIX, Masuda Seed and Iwata City Reach Basic Agreement to Consider Launch of Smart Agriculture Project Tokyo and Iwata City, Japan, Global, March 26, 2015 - Fujitsu Limited, ORIX Corporation, Masuda Seed Co.,Ltd. and Iwata City in Shizuoka Prefecture announced that they have reached a basic agreement to begin considering the launch of the Iwata Smart Agriculture Project, an initiative intended to realize regional development based on agriculture.

  • Fujitsu Develops Industry's First Flexible IoT-Supporting Beacon That Needs No Battery Replacement Kawasaki, Japan, Global, March 25, 2015 - Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. announced the development of a thin, light-weight beacon, weighing 3 grams with a thickness of 2.5 millimeters, that does not require battery replacement or other maintenance and is flexible enough for installation on round objects, corners, and curves.

  • Fujitsu Releases New Version of EXAMAG LLG Simulator, Magnetic-Field Simulation Software Tokyo, Global, March 24, 2015 - Fujitsu today announced the release of a new, enhanced version of FUJITSU Manufacturing Industry Solution EXAMAG LLG Simulator, a software package for simulating magnetic fields with support for massively parallel computing. The new version will be available from March 24.

  • Fujitsu Deploys Smartphone-Based, Participatory Disaster Information-Sharing System for Jakarta, Indonesia Tokyo and Jakarta, Global, March 23, 2015 - Fujitsu Limited and PT. Fujitsu Indonesia today announced that they have built a participatory disaster information-sharing system for Jakarta's Regional Disaster Management Agency, BPBD DKI Jakarta, that lets residents share disaster information by using a smartphone app. BPBD DKI Jakarta this month commences operation and provision of the smartphone app to the city's 10 million residents.

  • Fujitsu's High-Speed Thin Client Technology Helps Sysmex Innovate for Diagnostic Equipment Tokyo, Global, March 20, 2015 - Fujitsu has announced its support for Sysmex Corporation, a company that specializes in developing in-vitro diagnostics equipment, by providing its engineering cloud for modern manufacturing environments, the FUJITSU Manufacturing Industry Solution FTCP Remote Desktop, as well as 58 units of the FUJITSU Workstation CELSIUS C620.

  • Fujitsu Expands Datacenter Presence in Singapore Tokyo and Singapore, Global, March 19, 2015 - Fujitsu Limited and Fujitsu Asia Pte. Ltd. today announced the establishment of a new datacenter in the western part of Singapore, in response to the increasing need for cloud services in Asia. Services will be available from today.

  • Fujitsu Announces Nominations for Board of Directors and Audit & Supervisory Board Tokyo, Global, March 16, 2015 - Fujitsu Limited today announced nominations for its Board of Directors and Audit & Supervisory Board based on the recommendations of the Company's Executive Nomination Committee. The nominations are subject to approval at the Annual Shareholders' Meeting scheduled for June 22, 2015.

  • Fujitsu Announces Executive Appointments and Resignations Tokyo, Global, March 16, 2015 - Fujitsu Limited announced that the following new appointments and resignations were approved at a Board of Directors meeting today.

  • Fujitsu Develops Thin Cooling Device for Compact Electronics Kawasaki, Japan, Global, March 12, 2015 - Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today announced the development of the world's first thin cooling device designed for small, thin electronic devices.

  • Successful Trial of Open Radio Equipment Interface Standard Paves Way for Mobile Base Station Innovation Global, March 11, 2015 - The world's first trial of an LTE network operated with equipment fully compliant with the ETSI Open Radio equipment Interface (ORI) standard has been performed successfully by Vodafone with support from Fujitsu Limited, Fujitsu Laboratories of Europe Limited, and Kathrein, it was announced today.

  • Fujitsu Begins Validity Study of a Participatory Disaster Prevention System for Vietnam's Thừa Thiên Huế Province Tokyo and Hanoi, Global, March 10, 2015 - Fujitsu Limited and Fujitsu Vietnam Limited today announced that, with support from the Vietnam Office of the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), they have begun to study the effectiveness of a participatory disaster prevention system for Thừa Thiên Huế Province in the Socialist Republic of Vietnam. In the system, resident representatives visually measure and use a smartphone app to report on river water levels and rainfall amounts at major locations within the province, images of conditions in neighboring areas, and their comments, along with smartphone GPS and time data. This data is collected in Fujitsu's datacenter for use by the province's Department of Agriculture and Rural Development for its disaster prevention and mitigation efforts.

  • Fujitsu Develops Technology for early detection of irregularities in motor functions using a sensory smart house Kawasaki and Tokyo, Japan, and Dublin, Ireland, Global, March 10, 2015 - Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd., Fujitsu Ireland Ltd., and Fujitsu Limited announced they have developed a technology that uses sensors, embedded in smart houses and worn by patients, for the early detection of abnormalities in motor functions that might otherwise go unnoticed.

  • Fujitsu Settles Patent Dispute with Tellabs, Inc. Richardson Texas, United States, March 09, 2015 - Fujitsu Network Communications, Inc. today announced the resolution of its litigation against Tellabs, Inc. and its subsidiaries. Fujitsu is pleased with this resolution, and will not make any further statement regarding the litigation or resolution thereof.

  • Fujitsu and Isuzu Agree to Jointly Research Next-Generation Vehicle Systems Tokyo, Global, March 09, 2015 - Fujitsu Limited and Isuzu Motors Limited today announced that they have reached an agreement to conduct joint research on future technologies with regard to safety, comfort and the environment, to be applied to the commercial vehicles Isuzu markets worldwide.

  • PWRI and Fujitsu Develop Technology that Automatically Adjusts Parameters of Flood Forecasting Simulators Tsukuba and Kawasaki, Japan, Global, March 09, 2015 - The Public Works Research Institute (PWRI) and Fujitsu Laboratories, Ltd., today announced that they have developed technology that automatically adjusts the parameters, such as the final infiltration rate and the runoff coefficient (ease by which rainwater enters soil and ease for water to flow downstream), of flood forecasting simulators that calculate a river's flow when predicting floods.

  • Fujitsu Develops Industry's First Technology to Recognize Flow of People from Low-Resolution Imaging Kawasaki, Japan, Global, March 06, 2015 - Fujitsu today announced that it has developed the industry's first technology that provides highly accurate detection of people's movements and that can recognize the flow of people from low-resolution imagery incapable of distinguishing faces.

  • Fujitsu Ushers in the Next Generation of Manufacturing with Human-Robot Collaboration Tokyo, Global, March 06, 2015 - Fujitsu has announced the start of a new initiative to implement a next-generation manufacturing ICT environment in which humans can cooperate at a high level with robots and other machines, and in which all forms of manufacturing data are connected.

  • Fujitsu Launches GLOVIA ENTERPRISE MES, a Manufacturing Execution System Tokyo, Global, March 04, 2015 - Fujitsu today announced the release of FUJITSU Enterprise Application GLOVIA ENTERPRISE MES, a manufacturing execution system for customers in the assembly manufacturing industry. It enables information on the production activities of factories around the world to be coordinated among all production locations and the head office to strengthen manufacturing. GLOVIA ENTERPRISE MES is available for sale starting today.

  • Fujitsu Develops Prototype Smartphone with Iris Authentication Tokyo, Global, March 02, 2015 - Fujitsu today announced that it has developed an iris authentication system and has built it into a prototype smartphone. Just by looking at the smartphone's screen, the user's iris gets read instantaneously, enabling the smartphone to be unlocked.

  • Regarding the Launch of Socionext, a New Company that Consolidates Fujitsu and Panasonic System LSI Businesses Tokyo, Yokohama, and Osaka, Global, March 02, 2015 - Fujitsu Limited, Panasonic Corporation, and the Development Bank of Japan Inc. (DBJ) today announced that consolidation of the system LSI businesses of Fujitsu Semiconductor Limited and Panasonic has been completed, and with a capital contribution by DBJ, Socionext Inc., a newly established system LSI business, will commence operations. This is based on the July 31, 2014 agreement made by Fujitsu, Panasonic, and DBJ, together with Fujitsu Semiconductor, to establish a new fabless-type company for the design and development of system LSI devices.

  • Fujitsu Selected by NTT DOCOMO as Development Vendor Partner for Implementation of Network Virtualization Technology Tokyo, Global, March 02, 2015 - Fujitsu today announced that it has been selected by NTT DOCOMO, Inc. as a development vendor partner for implementing "network virtualization technology," which will improve connectivity during periods of high congestion.

February

January

  • Fujitsu Reports Fiscal 2014 Third-Quarter Financial Results Tokyo, Global, January 30, 2015 - Fujitsu today reported a profit for the third quarter attributable to owners of the parent of 27.6 billion yen (US$228 million), a decline of 16.2 billion yen compared to the third quarter of fiscal 2013.

  • NYK and Fujitsu to Start Discussions on Partnership Regarding Information Systems Business Tokyo, Global, January 29, 2015 - Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK) and Fujitsu Limited have announced their agreement to discuss a partnership in the information systems business, which would involve Fujitsu’s acquisition of 51% of YJK Solutions Co., Ltd. (YJK), a 100% subsidiary of NYK Line. YJK handles the development, operation, and maintenance of information systems.

  • Fujitsu Laboratories Develops Technology that Streamlines Network Operations by Rapidly Pinpointing Trouble Spots Kawasaki, Japan, Global, January 28, 2015 - Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today announced that it has developed a technology that, in the event of a cloud network failure, enables even non-experts to identify the impact of that failure on virtual systems - within 10 seconds. Up until now, when there were network failures, networking experts worked with server administrators as they needed to investigate the relationship between virtual systems and physical networks. This process could take over three hours in the case of a large-scale cloud environment.

  • Fujitsu to Construct New Facilities at Its Tatebayashi and Akashi System Centers Tokyo, Global, January 27, 2015 - Fujitsu today announced plans to construct new annexes at its Tatebayashi System Center and Akashi System Center, its main data centers in Japan, to serve as the core facilities for accelerating its IoT and cloud businesses. Construction will steadily move forward starting this month, with the Tatebayashi System Center's new annex set to open in April 2016, and the Akashi System Center's new annex to open in July 2016.

  • Fujitsu Supports Dickies Retail Stores in China with Sales Strategy Analysis by its "Pastel Plus" System Shanghai, China, and Tokyo, Japan, Global, January 21, 2015 - Fujitsu China Holdings Co., Ltd. and Fujitsu Limited today announced that Fujitsu China Holdings Co., Ltd. has deployed Pastel Plus, Fujitsu's sales and inventory management system designed for retailers, at the retail stores in China of Williamson-Dickie Apparel Trading (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. (Williamson-Dickie China), which handles business in Asia for Dickies, a casual workwear brand based out of Texas in the United States.

  • Fujitsu Releases Six New Enterprise Tablet and Laptop PC Models Tokyo, Global, January 20, 2015 - Fujitsu today announced the release of two new models in its FUJITSU Tablet ARROWS Tab line of enterprise tablets running Windows and four new models in its FUJITSU Notebook LIFEBOOK line of enterprise laptop PCs. The new models will be released in Japan in stages starting this month.

  • Fujitsu Launches FEELythm, a Wearable Sensor That Promotes Safer Driving Tokyo, Global, January 19, 2015 - Fujitsu today announced the launch of FUJITSU Vehicle ICT FEELythm, a new wearable sensor product that promotes safer driving. Intended for use in the transportation sector, FEELythm will initially be sold in Japan from February 2015.

  • Fujitsu Develops Industry's First Technology That Identifies Users Vulnerable to Cyber Attack Based on Behavioral and Psychological Characteristics Tokyo and Kawasaki, Japan, Global, January 19, 2015 - Fujitsu Limited and Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. have announced the development of the industry's first technology for identifying users vulnerable to cyber attacks based on the ways they use their computers, such as their e-mail and web activities. This will make it possible to implement security measures tailored to individuals and organizations.

  • Fujitsu Announces Nominations to Board of Directors Tokyo, Global, January 19, 2015 - Fujitsu Limited today announced nominations to its Board of Directors, for the positions of Chairman and President, based on the recommendations of the Company's Executive Nomination Committee. The nominations are subject to formal approval following the Annual Shareholders' Meeting and a meeting of the Board of Directors, scheduled for June 22, 2015.

  • Fujitsu Releases ETERNUS TR800 Series of Storage Systems for Virtualization Environments Tokyo, Global, January 15, 2015 - Fujitsu today announced that it has commenced sales of three new models in its FUJITSU Storage ETERNUS TR series, which is designed for large-scale virtualization environments. The new models, which are ETERNUS TR820, ETERNUS TR850 and ETERNUS TR880, reduce the cost per unit of data stored by up to 50%.

  • Fujitsu Laboratories Develops Ring-Type Wearable Device Capable of Text Input by Fingertip Kawasaki, Japan, Global, January 13, 2015 - Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today announced the development of a compact and lightweight wearable ring-type device that offers handwriting-input functionality and a reader for near-field communications (NFC) tags.