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November 2010

30 November 2010  Japan
50,000 Fujitsu Slate PCs Deployed by Dai-ichi Life as New Sales Terminals

Tokyo, November 30, 2010 – Fujitsu today announced the recent order by the Dai-ichi Life Insurance Company, Limited for approximately 50,000 custom-made slate PCs to be used primarily as mobile sales terminals by the company's total life plan designers, or sales representatives, in Japan.

26 November 2010  Germany
Fujitsu and Ingram Micro Expand EMEA Channel Agreement

Munich, November 26, 2010 – Fujitsu today announced a major expansion of its EMEA relationship with Ingram Micro. Ingram Micro will become a Fujitsu pan-European value-added distribution partner for the SMB- and mid-market, supplying the entire Fujitsu Dynamic Infrastructures portfolio of IT products and solutions including leading PRIMERGY servers and ETERNUS storage. Ingram Micro already successfully distributes NetApp products sold via Fujitsu in Germany, and Fujitsu will look into expanding this agreement to cover other countries in Europe.

25 November 2010  Singapore
Fujitsu Semiconductor Expands Lineup of 8-bit LCD Driving Microcontroller, 8-bit Microcontroller compatible with 8COM Segment Display LCD Controller

Singapore, November 25, 2010 – Fujitsu Semiconductor Asia Pte Ltd (FSAL) today announced the forthcoming release of a new series of high performance 8-bit microcontrollers with segment-display LCD controller built in. This new series is regarded as a member of the F²MC-8FX family. This series includes 12 products from the 64-pin MB95470 series and 6 products from the 80-pin MB95410 series. Samples of these new products are available in early November 2010 and product shipment will commence in January next year.

25 November 2010  UK
IT Departments Failing to Address Applications Black Hole

London, November 25, 2010 – IT managers are facing an increasing level of complexity when it comes to managing their applications estate. Independent research, commissioned by Fujitsu, has revealed that many IT departments are failing to get to grips with this issue

25 November 2010  Australia
Fujitsu’s PRIMERGY BX400 Opens Up Blade Computing for Midsize Companies

Sydney, November 25, 2010 – Fujitsu today announces the global availability of blade server technology designed especially for smaller and mid-size businesses that are looking for scalable efficiencies and consolidation. The new PRIMERGY BX400 is a fully-featured blade system built from the ground up as a user-friendly and versatile infrastructure designed for midsized customers with large computing and storage requirements, including branch offices.

24 November 2010  Singapore
Fujitsu Semiconductor and Vee TIME Corporation Officially Announce Their Cooperation for the First Portable WiMAX-WiFi Router

Singapore, November 24, 2010 – Fujitsu Semiconductor Asia Pte Ltd (FSAL) today announced that it will cooperate with Vee TIME Corporation to release portable WiMAX-WiFi router (CW6200i), which is designed and manufactured by Sirius Mobility and adopts the second generation mobile WiMAX solution of Fujitsu Semiconductor. Currently, the WiMAX chip set of Fujitsu (MB86K23 baseband chip and MB86K73/74 RF module) has entered its mass-production phase.

24 November 2010  Australia
Fujitsu Opens Australia’s Most Advanced Data Centre in Perth

Perth, November 24, 2010 – Fujitsu, together with Bankwest, announced the official opening of Australia’s most advanced, environmentally sustainable data centre in Perth. The new multi-million dollar Fujitsu Perth Data Centre will service the booming West Australian market and allow Fujitsu to target growing cloud solution opportunities in Asia.

24 November 2010  Germany
Fujitsu Expands New Zero Client Portfolio with Two New Models

Munich, November 24, 2010 – Fujitsu today announces two new Zero Client models: the Zero Client DZ22-2 and the Zero Client DZ19-2, providing more choices and flexibility that make it easier than ever for companies to integrate Zero Clients into their existing infrastructure. Recognizing that customers need to choose the platform that best works for their unique business needs, Fujitsu’s Zero Clients support more hypervisor platforms than any other vendor. In addition, new features such as multi-monitoring, LED technology and Power over Ethernet (PoE), further reduce costs and increase productivity.

24 November 2010  Germany
Fujitsu Introduces New Micro Server for Very Small Businesses

Munich, November 24, 2010 – Fujitsu today introduces a new entry-level PRIMERGY micro server model, bringing professional, centralized server technology within affordable reach of small businesses for the first time – combining IT peace-of-mind and business velocity with a new lower price point. The new Fujitsu PRIMERGY MX130 S1 breaks away from traditional thinking that small businesses do not need or cannot afford professional servers.

24 November 2010  Germany
Fujitsu Makes Cloud Computing Dynamic – and Truly Global

Munich, November 24, 2010 – Fujitsu today announces that it sets new worldwide standards for cloud services with its Global Cloud Platform – and introduces the Dynamic Cloud, a new set of pre-integrated and configured services enabling easier migration to private or hybrid cloud-based services.

24 November 2010  Germany
Fujitsu Research Reveals One-size Data Privacy Rules Do Not Fit All

Munich, November 24, 2010 – Fujitsu today released its global research report ‘Personal Data in the Cloud: The Importance of Trust.’ The report finds that trust will be the key to unlocking the personal data needed to realize the future benefits of cloud computing, but the degree to which governments and businesses are trusted to look after personal data varies greatly from country to country.

24 November 2010  Germany
Fujitsu Sets a New Standard for Cloud Security

Munich, November 24, 2010 – Fujitsu today announces that it is setting a new security standard for private and trusted cloud environments, with a comprehensive set of additional measures that lock down its Infrastructure as a Service offerings – removing a roadblock to the accelerated enterprise adoption of cloud-based services.

24 November 2010  Germany
Fujitsu Unveils New Initiatives to Drive Enterprise Cloud Adoption

Munich, November 24, 2010 – At its annual customer conference VISIT in Munich, Germany, Fujitsu today introduces new technologies to drive enterprise cloud adoption – combined with powerful components for datacenters, server rooms and desktops.

24 November 2010  Germany
Fujitsu’s PRIMERGY BX400 Opens Up Blade Computing for Midsize Companies

Munich, November 24, 2010 – Fujitsu today announces the global availability of blade server technology designed especially for smaller and mid-size businesses that are looking for scalable efficiencies and consolidation. The new PRIMERGY BX400 is a fully-featured blade system built from the ground up as a user-friendly and versatile infrastructure designed for midsized customers with large computing and storage requirements, including branch offices.

22 November 2010  Germany
Fujitsu Adds Versatility to PRIMERGY Cloud eXtension Server Portfolio

Munich, November 22, 2010 – Fujitsu today introduces globally the PRIMERGY CX122 S1, the first new addition to its portfolio of dual-socket cloud server nodes for the PRIMERGY CX1000 Cloud eXtension Server, the platform for cloud computing, high performance computing (HPC) and large scale-out computing server farms. In addition, Fujitsu launches its new PRIMERGY CX1000 Efficiency Assessment Service, an optimization service exploiting simulation software to deliver valuable qualitative information . The new service is initially available in Central Europe, Middle East, Africa and India.

22 November 2010  Japan
Fujitsu Introduces docomo SMART series™ F-03C

Tokyo, November 22, 2010 – Fujitsu today announced that its new docomo SMART series F-03C mobile phone will be available in Japan from NTT DOCOMO, Inc. beginning November 27, 2010.

22 November 2010  Japan
Fujitsu Introduces docomo STYLE series™ F-02C

Tokyo, November 22, 2010 – Fujitsu today announced that its new docomo STYLE series F-02C mobile phone will be available in Japan from NTT DOCOMO, Inc. beginning November 27, 2010.

22 November 2010  Japan
Fujitsu Launches New Private Cloud Service

Tokyo, November 22, 2010 – Fujitsu today announced the immediate availability of its new Private Cloud Service, offering private clouds as an outsourcing service that includes server/storage virtualization and automation, as well as a dedicated cloud-computing environment, only in Japan.

19 November 2010  Germany
Best of Both Worlds: New Intel Processors Boost Fujitsu Mainframes

Munich, November 19, 2010 – Fujitsu today announces the second-generation of its midrange SQ mainframe Business Servers, which combine mainframe stability and reliability with the latest high-end Intel Xeon x86 processor technology to provide a compelling platform for organizations seeking a consolidated server operating environment.

19 November 2010  Japan
Fujitsu Journal System for ATM Data Management Deployed by Bank of Nagoya

Tokyo, November 19, 2010 – Fujitsu today announced that the Bank of Nagoya has deployed and begun operations of Fujitsu's journal system, which centrally manages ATM transaction records and other journal data from the bank's system center, starting November 11, 2010.

18 November 2010  Singapore
Fujitsu Semiconductor Announces Strategic Partnership with Taiwan-based Skyviia for Compelling Multimedia Solutions

Singapore, November 18, 2010 – Fujitsu Semiconductor Limited (Fujitsu Semiconductor) announced today, that a strategic partnership was established with Skyviia Corporation (Skyviia), a Taiwan-based market pioneer in SoC system solution for digital multimedia products, that aims to build a stronger footprint for Fujitsu Semiconductor in the global home entertainment market and further enhance its design and development of related product portfolio, where the emerging market offers tremendous opportunities for promising applications like set-top-boxes, TV sets and digital media adaptors.

18 November 2010  Germany
Fujitsu’s PRIME Power Line Communication Solution Passed Official PRIME Conformance Test

Langen, Germany, November 18, 2010 – PRIME-compliant communication SoC and software stack enable reduced development time

17 November 2010  Australia
Fujitsu extends premium line of fi-series scanners

Sydney, November 17, 2010 – Fujitsu, a leading provider of ICT business solutions, has announced today the availability of the Fujitsu fi-6110 document scanner - the latest addition to Fujitsu’s business scanner family. With its very compact design, the Fujitsu fi-6110 is one of the smallest and swiftest workgroup class document scanners in the market. It offers small businesses a powerful, easy to handle solution to capture different types of documents for use in various business applications. The Fujitsu fi-6110 succeeds the successful entry class fi-series model fi-5110C.

17 November 2010  Japan
Fujitsu Upgrades Broadcast Management System for Shizuoka Telecasting

Tokyo, November 17, 2010 – Fujitsu Limited and Shizuoka Telecasting Co., Ltd. today announced that Shizuoka Telecasting has upgraded its broadcast management system, which handles all television programming and advertising content, as well as broadcast scheduling, using Fujitsu's cutting-edge platform products. The new system delivers both the high reliability and quality essential in mission-critical systems, and includes early-warning indicators for operational problems, enhancing the system's ability to offer 24x7 stability.

16 November 2010  UK
Confidence In Cloud Grows, Paving Way For New Levels Of Business Efficiency

London, November 16, 2010 – Research commissioned by Fujitsu has shown strong success rates for IT cloud projects.

16 November 2010  Germany
Fujitsu Announces Major Upgrade to PRIMERGY ServerView Suite

Munich, November 16, 2010 – Fujitsu today launched the latest version of its proven server management solution, the PRIMERGY ServerView Suite. In today’s challenging climate, IT needs to provide constant, high performance support to businesses of all sizes. The ServerView Suite delivers this by providing simple, fast and cost-effective centralized management of both physical and virtual IT infrastructures based on Fujitsu’s PRIMERGY servers and ETERNUS storage systems. In doing so, it improves end-user productivity via intelligent and innovative system management solutions, helping businesses optimally to deploy, control, dynamize, maintain, and integrate their IT .

16 November 2010  Japan
Fujitsu Introduces docomo PRIME series™ F-01C

Tokyo, November 16, 2010 – Fujitsu today announced that its new docomo PRIME series F-01C mobile phone will be available in Japan from NTT DOCOMO, Inc. beginning November 19, 2010.

15 November 2010  USA
Fujitsu Introduces New FM3 Family of ARM® Cortex™-M3-based Microcontrollers

Sunnyvale, Calif. , November 15, 2010 – Combines industry's leading ARM core with Fujitsu's advanced flash memory technology

15 November 2010  Asia Pacific
Fujitsu Reveals LIFEBOOK T580/TH550 – A Refreshing Approach with a Tablet PC

Asia Pacific, November 15, 2010 – Fujitsu PC Asia Pacific today announced the launch of the LIFEBOOK T580/TH550, the latest addition to Fujitsu’s comprehensive tablet PC product line-up. The sophisticated tablet PC features a 3-Way Input (Touch.Write.Type) and 4-point multi-touch technology along with powerful dual digitizer support for enhanced writing input Users will enjoy enhanced flexibility via the bi-directional auto-rotating touch screen. In addition, it boasts a high-definition screen for stunning graphics and videos, resulting in an unprecedented visual experience. Powered by Intel® Core™ i3-380UM / i5-560UM / Pentium U5400 processor as well as the Intel® HM55 express chipset, the 1.4kg lightweight LIFEBOOK T580/TH550 give the system optimal processing power and increased mobility for busy executives and advanced consumers.

15 November 2010  Germany
Fujitsu’s IO-Link Starter Kit Simplifies the Development of Automation Solutions

Langen, Germany, November 15, 2010 – Starter kit for a quick and easy introduction to IO-Link

15 November 2010  Germany
Fujitsu Boosts LED Display Portfolio with New Models

Munich, November 15, 2010 – Fujitsu today announced that it is the first mainstream vendor to complete the migration to LED backlighting for all of its display lines, demonstrating an ongoing commitment to environmental benefits and innovation. In updating its P, B and E Line displays to LED (light emitting diode) lighting, Fujitsu is the first vendor to complete the migration to a complete portfolio of mercury-free displays.

11 November 2010  Australia
Fujitsu partners with Rocket Software to deliver Legasuite™ application screen modernisation to Australia & New Zealand

Sydney, November 11, 2010 – In a joint initiative announced today between Fujitsu’s Legacy Modernisation Team and the Rocket Seagull brand from Rocket Software (www.rocketsoftware.com), Rocket LegaSuite™ is now available in Australia and New Zealand to extend the effective life of legacy applications by updating green-screen systems to modern looking applications without any costly changes to the underlying code.

11 November 2010  Germany
Fujitsu and NetApp to Align EMEA Channel Strategy

Munich, November 11, 2010 – Fujitsu today announces the launch of its joint EMEA channel strategy with NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP). Building on their recently extended global partnership, the new, aligned program delivers major benefits to channel partners, enabling them to offer customers a complete range of integrated storage solutions from both companies, adding value and opening up new business opportunities. Fujitsu and NetApp have been successful partners for ten years and the extended agreement intensifies the relationship through new activities including joint research and development, technology and product integration and close collaboration on services.

10 November 2010  UK
Fujitsu signs significant agreement with UK Government

London, November 10, 2010 – Fujitsu announced today that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the UK Government.

10 November 2010  Japan
Fujitsu PROBANK Renewed as Shimizu Bank's Core Banking System

Tokyo, November 10, 2010 – Fujitsu today announced that Shimizu Bank Limited has renewed its contract to utilize PROBANK, Fujitsu's outsourcing service designed for regional banking systems, for the bank's next core banking system. Renewed operations will start in May 2013.

9 November 2010  Japan
Fujitsu Develops Optical Switch that Cuts Power Consumption by Half

Kawasaki, Japan, November 9, 2010 – Fujitsu Laboratories Limited today announced that it has been able to halve the power consumption of an optical waveguide switch based on silicon photonics through the world's first use of fine-patterned silicon germanium (SiGe) for this application, rather than conventional silicon (Si). This achievement will allow for high-speed optical switches capable of operating across a wide range of wavelengths, while featuring the world's lowest power requirements.In accordance with the constant rise of data volume being transmitted over networks, likewise, the power consumption of networking equipment shows a continuous growth trend, leading to concerns for a potentially serious energy problem in the future. Fujitsu's newly-developed technology will help contain power consumption while supporting large-volume network traffic, thus enabling high-end services linking multiple cloud networks and ultra-high-definition videoconferencing, among other applications.

9 November 2010  Japan
Fujitsu Launches Global Initiative to Develop Mathematical Library for Petascale Computing Applications

Tokyo, November 9, 2010 – Fujitsu Limited and Fujitsu Laboratories of Europe Limited today announced the launch of the Open Petascale Libraries (OPL) project, a global collaboration initiative to develop a mathematical library that will serve as a development platform for applications running on petascale-class supercomputers. Initially involving ten partners, including universities and research institutions, the project will make the developed code publicly available in open-source form, thereby contributing to the computational science community as a whole. In addition, the output from the OPL project will be applied to help accelerate the application development for Japan's Next-Generation Supercomputer, the "K computer", which is scheduled to begin operation in fiscal 2012. As a result, this project is expected to make an important contribution to a range of fields, such as the life sciences, development of new materials and sources of energy, disaster prevention and mitigation, manufacturing technologies and basic research into the origins of matter and the universe.

8 November 2010  Japan
Fujitsu and Escrit Launch Multidimensional Analysis System for Bridal Industry

Tokyo, November 8, 2010 – Fujitsu Limited and Escrit Inc. today announced the joint-development of a multidimensional analysis system using the Software as a Service (SaaS)-based SAP® BusinessObjects BI OnDemand business intelligence solution, provided by Fujitsu, in Japan. The new system will begin operation starting November 5, 2010.

4 November 2010  Singapore
Fujitsu Semiconductor Releases 44 Products as Initial Offering of New FM3 Family of 32-bit Microcontrollers

Singapore, November 4, 2010 – Fujitsu Semiconductor Asia Pte Ltd (FSAL) today announced the release of 44 microcontrollers, the initial offering of chips from its new FM3 family of 32-bit general-purpose RISC microcontrollers using the ARM® Cortex™-M3 core. Samples of the new chips will begin shipping from late November 2010, with volume shipping to be gradually rolled out starting in late January 2011.

4 November 2010  UK
Fujitsu and Microsoft announce partnership to provide cloud application services to UK market

London, November 4, 2010 – Expanding a partnership announced in July at Microsoft’s World Wide Partner Conference , Fujitsu and Microsoft will today announce plans at The Government Leaders Forum to utilise the Microsoft Windows Azure platform to deliver cloud computing benefits to UK businesses.

4 November 2010  UK
Fujitsu and Microsoft announce partnership to provide cloud application services to UK market

London, November 4, 2010 – Expanding a partnership announced in July at Microsoft’s World Wide Partner Conference , Fujitsu and Microsoft will today announce plans at The Government Leaders Forum to utilise the Microsoft Windows Azure platform to deliver cloud computing benefits to UK businesses.

4 November 2010  Germany
Fujitsu Releases 44 New FM3 32-bit Microcontrollers

Langen, Germany, November 4, 2010 – Combines global-standard Cortex™-M3 with peripheral features cultivated through its FR core family

4 November 2010  Japan
Fujitsu Releases 44 Products as Initial Offering of New FM3 Family of 32-bit Microcontrollers

Yokohama, November 4, 2010 – Fujitsu Semiconductor Limited today announced the release of 44 microcontrollers, the initial offering of chips from its new FM3 family of 32-bit general-purpose RISC microcontrollers using the ARM Cortex-M3 core. Samples of the new chips will begin shipping from late November 2010, with volume shipping to be gradually rolled out starting in late January 2011. FM3 is a family of 32-bit microcontrollers that employs the ARM Cortex-M3 global-standard processor core, and incorporates a wide variety of peripheral features which have been cultivated through the Fujitsu's years of experience developing its FR microcontrollers. In terms of existing markets for 32-bit and 16-bit microcontrollers, the FM3 family will offer the High-Performance MB9BF500/400/300/100 Series for the 32-bit market, which demands high-speed performance, and the Basic MB9AF100 Series for the 16-bit market, which requires superior cost-performance and low power consumption.

3 November 2010  USA
IDG's Computerworld Names Fujitsu as the Leading Green-IT Organization

Sunnyvale, CA, November 3, 2010 – Fujitsu, a leading provider of ICT business solutions, has announced that IDG's Computerworld selected it as the leading Green-IT Organization for 2010, highlighting the company's commitment to sustainability across the business on a global scale.

2 November 2010  Japan
Fujitsu Releases Electronic Medical Record System for Outpatient Clinics

Tokyo, November 2, 2010 – Fujitsu today announced the availability of HOPE/EGMAIN-RX, an electronic medical record (EMR) system with integrated medical administration functions, which is designed for use by outpatient clinics in Japan.

1 November 2010  Australia
IDG’S Computerworld Names Fujitsu as the leading Green-IT Organisation

Sydney, November 1, 2010 – Fujitsu, a leading provider of ICT business solutions, has announced today that IDG’s Computerworld selected it as the leading Green-IT Organisation for 2010, highlighting the company’s commitment to sustainability across the business on a global scale.

1 November 2010  Japan
Fujitsu Becomes First Mobile Phone Manufacturer in Japan to Join Wholesale Applications Community

Tokyo, November 1, 2010 – Fujitsu today announced that it has become the first mobile phone handset manufacturer in Japan to participate as a sponsor in the Wholesale Applications Community (WAC), a non-profit alliance of many of the world's major corporations and organizations from the mobile phone industry that promotes the development and distribution of mobile phone applications.

1 November 2010  Japan
Fujitsu Launches Library Cross-Search Service for Teikyo University

Tokyo, November 1, 2010 – Fujitsu and Teikyo University today announced the recent launch of a Software as a Service (SaaS)-based library portal site for university students and faculty in Japan, with the aim of implementing a next-generation library that helps build up motivation for study in students and supports the development of further research by faculty.