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December 2005

29 December 2005  Germany
Fujitsu Siemens Computers Affirms Commitment to United Nations' Global Compact

Munich , December 29, 2005 – Fujitsu Siemens Computers reaffirms its commitment to the United Nations Global Compact, the world's largest voluntary corporate citizenship initiative to promote corporate social responsibility. The international initiative was founded in 2000 by the United Nations and encompasses more than 2,400 participants worldwide in nearly 80 country networks. Together with U.N. agencies, areas of civil society and international organizations, these companies have banded together to promote universal social and environmental principles. For this purpose, the Global Compact has designed ten universal principles in the areas of human rights, labor, the environment and anti-corruption.

23 December 2005  US
Fujitsu ScanSnap Receives Prestigious 2005 Editors' Choice Award from Macworld Magazine

Sunnyvale, CA, December 23, 2005 – Fujitsu Computer Products of America, Inc., a market leader in document imaging scanners and services, today announced that the recently introduced Fujitsu ScanSnap™ fi-5110EOXM scanning solution was named a 2005 Editors' Choice winner by IDG's Macworld magazine, the most comprehensive resource for the Mac® market. The twenty-first annual Editors' Choice Awards (Eddy Awards) for 2005 were officially announced online at on Dec. 12 by the publication.

22 December 2005  Japan
Fujitsu Wins Contract for World's First Library System Using Palm Vein Authentication Technology

Tokyo, December 22, 2005 – Fujitsu Limited today announced that it has been awarded a contract by Naka city in Ibaraki prefecture of Japan, to construct a system utilizing Fujitsu's biometric palm vein authentication technology for the city's new public library scheduled to open in October 2006. The library system is the world's first of its kind.

21 December 2005  Japan
Fujitsu and Cisco Collaborate to Enhance Network Switch Management and Reliability

Tokyo, December 21, 2005 – Fujitsu Limited, a leading provider of customer-focused IT and communications solutions for the global marketplace, and Cisco Systems, K.K., the Japanese subsidiary of Cisco Systems, Inc., the worldwide leader in networking for the Internet, today announced that they will collaborate to enhance network management and reliability for large enterprises and service providers in Japan. Specifically, Fujitsu Proactnes/SN will be made compatible with Cisco's Generic Online Diagnostics (GOLD) capabilities integrated on the Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series switches. The collaboration is based on the strategic alliance announced by Fujitsu and Cisco in December 2004.

21 December 2005  Germany
Fujitsu Siemens Computers Strengthens Portfolio with SBS Product Related Services

Munich , December 21, 2005 – Fujitsu Siemens Computers BV, announces that it has reached an agreement with shareholders Siemens AG and Fujitsu Limited to acquire the international Product Related Services Division of Siemens Business Services as of April 1, 2006*. Customers will benefit from Fujitsu Siemens Computers' increased ability to consult, design, implement and service from one source for industry growth segments: Dynamic Data Center and Mobility. The addition of PRS capabilities is designed to increase profitability by strengthening the company's product related service portfolio and solution implementation.

21 December 2005  US
Fujitsu To Showcase Eddy Award-Winning ScanSnap Scanner at MacWorld 2006 in San Francisco

Sunnyvale, CA, December 21, 2005 – Fujitsu Computer Products of America, Inc., a market leader in document imaging scanners and services, will give hands-on product demonstrations of its new ScanSnap™ fi-5110EOXM scanning solution at Macworld™ 2006, in San Francisco, January 9-13. The Fujitsu ScanSnap, a Macworld 2005 Editors' Choice (Eddy) Award winner in the 'Breakthrough Products' category and recipient of a MacDirectory® five-star review rating, is the only single-pass duplex automatic document feeding (ADF) scanner available today that addresses the Apple® community's document imaging needs.

20 December 2005  US
Fujitsu Adds New Manufacturing and R&D Jobs to North Texas Campus

Richardson, TX, December 20, 2005 – Fujitsu Network Communications Inc., a leading supplier of IT and wireline/wireless networking solutions, announced today that they have transferred production of a key element of their market-leading FLASHWAVE® 4500 Multiservice Provisioning Platform (MSPP) from their factory in Oyama, Japan to their state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Richardson, Texas. Fujitsu is the only major optical networking vendor that manufactures their own equipment, and by moving their supply chain closer to their large customer base in North America, Fujitsu will be able to respond faster to rapidly changing customer requirements.

20 December 2005  Germany
Fujitsu Siemens Computers Strengthens Portfolio with SBS Product Related Services

Munich , December 20, 2005 – Anywhere, anytime access to e-mails, the Internet and business applications are fundamental elements of mobility. This, however, usually required notebooks with external GPRS or UMTS cards. Fujitsu Siemens Computers, the leading European IT manufacturer, is now bringing the two together and will introduce notebooks with integrated GPRS/UMTS technology from the first quarter of 2006.

16 December 2005  UK
Fujitsu Scoops Award for Innovation in Career Development

London , December 16, 2005 – Fujitsu Services, one of Europe's leading IT services companies, has won the Personnel Today Intellect Award for Innovation in Career Development in recognition of its Account Management Academy. In selecting Fujitsu for the award, the judges felt that the company has adopted a positive approach to career development for its people.

15 December 2005  US
Fujitsu Network Communications earns Custom-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT) Certification

Richardson, TX, December 15, 2005 – Fujitsu Network Communications Inc., a leading supplier of IT and wireline/wireless networking solutions, announced today that they have received Custom-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT) certification from the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agency by demonstrating effective security measures within the organization and a commitment to strengthening supply chain security. Fujitsu is among a select group of companies in the U.S. to receive Tier 3 certification, the highest certification level, granted only to importers that exceed minimum C-TPAT security requirements.

14 December 2005  US
Fujitsu To Showcase Technology Advancements for Security and Storage at CES 2006

Sunnyvale, CA, December 14, 2005 – Fujitsu Computer Products of America, Inc., one of the world’s leading suppliers of innovative computer products including hard disk drives, peripherals and biometric security solutions, today announced it will demonstrate progressive technology advancements for consumers and professionals at the 2006 International Consumer Electronic Show (CES), on Jan. 5-8 at the Sands Expo and Convention Center, Las Vegas.

14 December 2005  Finland
Fujitsu to Supply Electronic Authentication System for the Finnish Public Administration

Helsinki, December 14, 2005 – Fujitsu Services Oy was selected as the supplier of an electronic authentication system for the Finnish public administration. The idea is to provide people with a web authentication and payment system, which will be the first nation wide shared service initiative involving the state and municipalities of Finland. The service will enable integrated authentication and web payments in all government's electronic access services joined in the system.

14 December 2005  US
Leading Pump System Manufacturer Selects Glovia to Integrate Disparate Systems and Increase Market Competitiveness

El Segundo, CA, December 14, 2005 – Glovia International, a subsidiary of Fujitsu and a leading provider of extended ERP solutions for engineer-to-order and high volume manufacturers, announced today that Marflex has selected Glovia's extended ERP solution, Marflex, a leading manufacturer of custom electric driven pump systems for ships and off-shore platforms, plans to replace their multiple legacy systems with and standardize the company onto a single information system.

13 December 2005  Japan
Fujitsu Completes Construction of SEA-ME-WE 4 Submarine Cable Network

Tokyo, December 13, 2005 – Fujitsu Limited today announced that the construction of the optical submarine cable network for the SEA-ME-WE 4 consortium has been completed within 18 months. Fujitsu was awarded the contract with co-contractor Alcatel Submarine Networks of France in March 2004. The optical submarine cable network, which links the 14 countries of Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, India, Pakistan, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Tunisia, Algeria, Italy, and France, spans 20,000 kilometers, creating an optical telecommunications network of grand proportions.

13 December 2005  US
Fujitsu to Showcase Latest Scanning Solutions at Pepcom Digital Experience! 2006 in Las Vegas

Sunnyvale, CA, December 13, 2005 – Fujitsu Computer Products of America, Inc., a market leader in document imaging scanners and services, will conduct hands on demonstrations of its ScanSnap™ scanning solution at Pepcom Digital Experience!, a CES 2006 press event on Wednesday, Jan. 4 from 7-10 p.m. at the Bellagio hotel in Las Vegas. The Fujitsu ScanSnap fi-5110EOX2 and the new ScanSnap fi-5110EOXM scanners are the latest additions to the Fujitsu scanner family. The fi-5110EOXM, the company's first scanner compatible with the Mac OS® X platform, is the only single-pass duplex automatic document feeding (ADF) scanner available today that addresses the Apple® community's document imaging needs.

13 December 2005  US
The BioSciences Group of Fujitsu Announces CELLINJECTOR-Evaluation Project with Whitehead Institute for High-Throughput Cell-Based Research

San Francisco, CA, December 13, 2005 – The American Society for Cell Biology (ASCB) Annual Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 13, 2005—At the American Society for Cell Biology (ASCB) Annual Meeting today, the BioSciences Group of Fujitsu Computer Systems announced a new evaluation project with Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, focusing on high-throughput cell-based research.

8 December 2005  US and China
Fujitsu Wins Two Product Awards from 2005 EDN China Innovation Program

Sunnyvale, CA and Shanghai, December 8, 2005 – Fujitsu Microelectronics America, Inc. and Fujitsu Microelectronics (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. today announced that Fujitsu has been named a 2005 EDN China Innovation Award winner in two major categories, Networking and Communications, and Consumer Electronics.

7 December 2005  Singapore
Fujitsu Asia Launches New fi-5120C and fi-5220C Colour Duplex Scanners

Singapore, December 7, 2005 – Leading regional IT and communications solutions provider Fujitsu Asia Pte Ltd today launched the fi-5120C and fi-5220C colour duplex workgroup scanners, the first products in their class to offer ultrasonic multi-feed sensors to detect and prevent multiple sheets of paper from being fed simultaneously.

6 December 2005  US
Fujitsu® Introduces Interstage® Business Process Manager™ Studio, Resets the Standard for Seamless Process Collaboration between Business and IT

Sunnyvale, CA, December 6, 2005 – Fujitsu Software Corporation today announced a new, controlled release of Interstage® Business Process Manager™ Studio, delivering an unprecedented approach to seamless process collaboration and communication between business and IT users. The new graphical process modeling studio offers IT the power of an Eclipse-based modeling environment, while providing business analysts superior ease-of-use via a Microsoft® Visio®-like interface.

6 December 2005  US
HDS Retail North America Selects Fujitsu as One-Stop Resource for Retail Technology

Frisco , TX, December 6, 2005 – Specialty retailer HDS Retail North America, a division of Hachette Distribution Services (HDS), which operates the largest global network of retail outlets dedicated to the sale of media and entertainment products (3,600 stores in 19 countries) including internationally recognizable store brands as RELAY and VIRGIN, has selected Fujitsu's complete in-store and back-office technology and services for its stores across North America.

5 December 2005  Japan
Fujitsu Develops GaN HEMT Technology for Next-generation Mobile Phone Base Station Amplifiers

Kawasaki, December 5, 2005 – Fujitsu Laboratories Limited today announced the development of the world's first gallium nitride (GaN) high electron-mobility transistor (HEMT) with insulated gates capable of practical output levels of 100 watts (W) or higher. By reducing gate leakage current to less than one-one millionth that of conventional levels, the technology paves the way for high-efficiency operation of high power GaN HEMT amplifiers of next-generation mobile phone base stations.

5 December 2005  Japan
Fujitsu Pioneers Use of Carbon Nanotubes for Heatsinks for Semiconductors

Tokyo, December 5, 2005 – Fujitsu Limited and Fujitsu Laboratories, Ltd. today announced that they have succeeded in the world's first development of carbon nanotube-based heatsinks for semiconductor chips. The use of carbon nanotubes as heatsinks for high-frequency high power amplifiers successfully achieves heat dissipation and high amplification simultaneously.

5 December 2005  Canada
Fujitsu Enhances Consumer Portfolio with New Media Center Notebooks Delivering the Ultimate Entertainment Experience

Mississauga, ON, December 5, 2005 – Fujitsu Canada, Inc. today announced three new LifeBook® desktop replacement notebooks featuring Microsoft Windows Media Center Edition 2005, offering the best in home entertainment, personal productivity, creativity and mobility for work and play.

5 December 2005  US
Fujitsu Launches Nearline Fibre Channel Drives for ETERNUS Storage Systems

Sunnyvale, CA, December 5, 2005 – Fujitsu Computer Systems today announced availability of Nearline Fibre Channel (FC) disk drives for ETERNUS™ storage systems. These new high-capacity, high-reliability, low-cost storage drives have been designed for use with the Fujitsu ETERNUS enterprise disk array and the ETERNUS mid-range disk array storage systems, which now support a 4Gbps Host Fibre Channel interface.

1 December 2005  US and Japan
Fujitsu and Red Hat Work to Expand Enterprise Ecosystem

Raleigh, N.C. and Tokyo, December 1, 2005 – Fujitsu Limited and Red Hat today announced that, under their global agreement to provide Linux solutions, they will collaborate in porting applications to Fujitsu mission-critical PRIMEQUEST™ Intel Architecture servers running Red Hat enterprise Linux. This collaboration will enable user businesses to securely and quickly port applications running on other platforms into Red Hat Enterprise Linux-based PRIMEQUEST servers.