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23 April 2014  Japan
Regarding the Consolidation of System LSI Businesses in New Company

Tokyo, Osaka, and Yokohama, Japan, April 23, 2014 – Fujitsu Limited, Panasonic Corporation, and Development Bank of Japan, Inc. (DBJ) have signed a memorandum of understanding in which DBJ will make an investment and provide a line of credit for a new fabless company specializing in system LSI design and development which Fujitsu and Panasonic will jointly establish.

17 April 2014  USA
Northwestel Selects Fujitsu for Extension of Broadband Capabilities to Serve Remote Northern Canadian Communities

Richardson, TX, April 17, 2014 – Fujitsu, a leading provider of business, information technology, and communications solutions, announced today that Northwestel, a communications solutions provider in northern Canada, has chosen Fujitsu Network Communications, Inc. as its partner to bring broadband connectivity to communities of the Western-Arctic’s Mackenzie Delta area.

16 April 2014  USA
Fujitsu and AnythingIT Surpass 150,000-Pound Mark of eCycled Electronic Waste

Sunnyvale and San Diego, CA, April 16, 2014 – Fujitsu America, Inc., a leading ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 provider of business, information technology, and communications solutions, in partnership with AnythingIT, a U.S. owned and operated, fully-certified and compliant electronics recycler, together announced today that they have exceeded the 150,000-pound mark of eCycled electronic waste. Over the last eight years, Fujitsu and AnythingIT have successfully removed end-of-life electronics such as laptops, desktops, printers and servers from companies in the healthcare, education, retail, government and public sector. Through AnythingIT E-Stewards certified recycling process, all electronics have been disposed of in accordance with ISO 14001 and certified by the EPA to operate transparently providing certification documentation for all materials received -- thereby keeping de-manufactured components out of landfills.

16 April 2014  Japan
Fujitsu Launches New Android Tablet and Two New Laptops for Enterprises

Tokyo, April 16, 2014 – Fujitsu today announced that it will commence sales in Japan of three new enterprise products in three product families, consisting of one new Wi-Fi tablet running Android™ 4.2, and two new laptops running Windows 8.1 Pro.

16 April 2014  USA
With New Fujitsu Power Appliance for SAP® Adaptive Server® Enterprise, Customers Can Benefit from Fast Transaction Processing Performance, Data Center Optimization and Reduced TCO

Atlanta, GA, April 16, 2014 – Fujitsu, a leading information and communication technology (ICT) company, today unveiled FUJITSU Server Power Appliance for SAP® Adaptive Server® Enterprise (SAP ASE). This pre-configured, pre-tested server and storage appliance can significantly help reduce the complexity, risk, time-to-functionality and total cost of ownership (TCO) for enterprises looking for substantially faster transaction processing performance. Developed in cooperation with SAP, LSI® and Violin Memory® for Flash memory and Red Hat® for Linux®, The new Fujitsu offering will be shown at the ISUG-TECH Annual Conference in Atlanta, Georgia on April 14-17.

15 April 2014  Japan
Fujitsu Develops Platform Technology that Speeds Development of On-Site Information Exchange Services

Kawasaki, Japan, April 15, 2014 – Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today announced that it has developed platform technology that speeds delivery of information exchange services, such as for work collaboration or screen sharing, using devices or equipment at a given location.

15 April 2014  Japan
Fujitsu Develops Technology to Quickly Detect Latent Malware Activity in Internal Networks

Kawasaki, Japan, April 15, 2014 – Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today announced that it has developed technology that quickly detects latent malware activity in a network. This technology monitors an internal network to protect against advanced persistent threats (APT) on specific companies or individuals, an increasingly common problem.

14 April 2014  Japan
Fujitsu and Tohoku University Develop 3D Tsunami Simulator Enabling Highly Precise Tsunami Forecasting

Tokyo, April 14, 2014 – Fujitsu Limited today announced that, based on its joint research with Tohoku University that began in 2012, the two have developed a 3D tsunami simulator that can replicate in fine detail the surge of water in urban areas as well as river surges caused by a tsunami. The joint research succeeded in combining a 2D tsunami-propagation simulation technology developed by Professor Fumihiko Imamura, director of the International Research Institute of Disaster Science in Tohoku University with Fujitsu's 3D fluid simulation technology. As a result, the researchers were able to accurately replicate the complex changes a tsunami undergoes as it interacts with coastal topography or buildings in urban areas, as well as the process of water surges in urban areas and rivers.

14 April 2014  Japan
Fujitsu Develops Technology Enabling High-Speed Search while Accumulating Data at 40-Gbps

Kawasaki, Japan, April 14, 2014 – Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. announced the development of industry's first software technology that can perform high-speed searches on information even as it is being accumulated at a speed of 40-Gbps. While this has been difficult to do in the past without specialized network analysis hardware, Fujitsu Laboratories' new technology can be implemented entirely through software and conventional hardware.

10 April 2014  Japan
Fujitsu's Numazu Plant Wins Chairman's Prize for "Contributing to a Green Society" Award

Tokyo, April 10, 2014 – Fujitsu today announced that the company's Numazu Plant has been awarded the 2014 "Contributing to a Green Society" Award from the Organization for Landscape and Urban Green Infrastructure, in recognition of that plant's ongoing efforts to contribute to the local community and protect the environment through its diligence in pursuing green programs.

10 April 2014  USA
Fujitsu Helps Businesses Cope With Continual Data Growth

Sunnyvale, CA, April 10, 2014 – Fujitsu today announces a new high-density and easy-to-use storage subsystem to help businesses – from SMBs to major datacenter hosts – optimize their ICT systems from end to end. The new FUJITSU ETERNUS® JX60 storage system is an ideal extension for servers like the FUJITSU PRIMERGY® server systems. For those with a limited budget or lacking administrative experience, or for datacenter farms managing massive amounts of data, the ETERNUS JX60 offers low investment cost and easy handling. It also provides the capacity to flexibly support different disk sizes with 2TB, 3TB and 4TB options. The new storage system also offers basic data protection with built-in resilience and can be managed via the standard FUJITSU ServerView® software.

10 April 2014  Japan
Fujitsu Launches New PRIMEQUEST Series, Boosting Processing Performance by up to 2.5 times

Tokyo, April 10, 2014 – Fujitsu today announced the immediate availability of its new mission-critical x86 FUJITSU Server PRIMEQUEST 2000 series, comprised of five models, featuring the latest Intel® Xeon® Processor E7 v2 family.

9 April 2014  UK
Halfords Puts Fujitsu in the Driving Seat of its IT Estate

London, April 9, 2014 – New partnership signifies retailers’ move to position IT as an enabler for the business.

8 April 2014  Japan
Employees of Fujitsu Semiconductor Received "Prize for Science and Technology" of "Commendation for Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology"

Yokohama, April 8, 2014 – Employees of Fujitsu Semiconductor Limited have received "Prize for Science and Technology (Development Category)" of "Commendation for Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology", on their work for the "Development of the Volume Production Technology for High Density Ferroelectric Random Access Memory".

8 April 2014  Japan and US
Fujitsu and Oracle Enhance Fujitsu M10 SPARC Servers

Tokyo, Japan and Redwood Shores, Calif., April 8, 2014 – Global and diversified marketplaces demand agility as business moves and grows in ever-changing ways. Information systems must support the business today and drive innovation rapidly and flexibly for tomorrow. The enhanced Fujitsu M10 servers announced today feature the new SPARC64 X+ (pronounced "ten plus") processors that can run at speeds of up to 3.7 GHz and offer 1.3 times the performance of the previous generation. The enhanced servers provide a high-performance, scalable platform for server consolidation and modernization projects. To date, Fujitsu M10 servers have set 15 world records in major benchmark tests.

8 April 2014  Japan
Fujitsu Develops Data-Transfer Acceleration Technology

Kawasaki, Japan, April 8, 2014 – Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today announced the development of a technology for accelerating data transfer speeds that can be applied to various types of network environments used for cloud, mobile applications and other services.

7 April 2014
New Channel Marketing Manager Neil Walker to drive Fujitsu’s document capture business

London, April 7, 2014 – Neil Walker has been appointed as the new Channel Marketing Manager for Fujitsu’s document scanner business as of 1 April 2014. In this role he is in charge of the support and development of channel partners in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA).

7 April 2014  Japan
Fujitsu to Upgrade JAXA's Supercomputer System

Tokyo, April 7, 2014 – Fujitsu announced that it has received an order for a new supercomputer system from the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA). The core of the new system will be the successor model of the FUJITSU Supercomputer PRIMEHPC FX10, which is currently under development. The new system will have an overall theoretical peak performance of 3.4 petaflops, or 24 times that of the current system, which will ensure that JAXA has the processing capacity needed to analyze enormous volumes of data.

4 April 2014  Japan
Fujitsu Sets Out "Fujitsu Technology and Service Vision 2014"

Tokyo, April 4, 2014 – Fujitsu today presents the latest Fujitsu Technology and Service Vision, which outlines how ICT will transform business and society. In this 2014 version, Fujitsu introduces Human Centric Innovation, a new approach to realizing business and social value by creating solutions and services that bring together the three dimensions of "people, information and infrastructure".

3 April 2014  USA
Fujitsu Partners with Missouri Research and Education Network (MOREnet) to Upgrade to 100G Capacity, Enabling Vital Work Within the Community

Richardson, TX, April 3, 2014 – Fujitsu, a leading provider of business, information technology, and communications solutions, announced today that the Missouri Research and Education Network (MOREnet) has upgraded its infrastructure leveraging Fujitsu optical networking solutions.

3 April 2014  Japan
Fujitsu Launches New Models in GS21 Series Featuring New Processors

Tokyo, April 3, 2014 – Fujitsu today announced the availability in Japan of new mainframe models, consisting of the super-scale FUJITSU Server GS21 2600 model group and the mid-, large-scale FUJITSU Server GS21 2400 model group, all equipped with newly developed processors. The company also announced the availability of FUJITSU Software GSS21sx, a new software that supports these models.

2 April 2014  USA
All-Flash Edition of ETERNUS DX200 Sets New In-Class Price-Performance Standards

Sunnyvale, CA, April 2, 2014 – Fujitsu today announces a new all-flash edition of its ETERNUS® DX200 S3 online storage system, which sets new standards in terms of price-performance for databases, business applications, business analytics tasks and server or desktop virtualization environments that require very high data performance.

2 April 2014  Japan
Fujitsu to Host Fujitsu Forum 2014

Tokyo, April 2, 2014 – Fujitsu today announced that Fujitsu Forum 2014, the company's largest annual event, will be held May 15-16 at the Tokyo International Forum in Japan. The theme of this year's Fujitsu Forum will be "Human Centric Innovation."

1 April 2014  USA
Fujitsu and ImageWare Systems Launch Multimodal Biometric Cloud Identity Management and Authentication Services

Sunnyvale, CA, April 1, 2014 – Fujitsu, a leading information and communication technology company, and ImageWare Systems (OTCQB:IWSY) (IWS), a leader in Identity as a Service (IDaaS) cloud-based with multimodal biometric identity management solutions, today announced the global availability of pay-as-you-go, plug-n-play multimodal biometric cloud identity and authentication services. This new offering provides enhanced enterprise-level data security and enables rapid integration into existing or new corporate programs and applications. The new biometric-as-a-Service (BaaS) solution leverages the Fujitsu Cloud Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) Trusted Public S5 platform, as well as its Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) enablement tool, SystemWalker® Catalog Manager.

31 March 2014  Japan
Fujitsu Develops New Speech Synthesis Technology

Kawasaki, Japan, March 31, 2014 – Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. has announced development of speech synthesis technology that can create a variety of high-quality synthetic voices in a short period of time, and that can convey information in a tone that is appropriate for the usage scenario or usage environment.

31 March 2014  UK
Fujitsu Ranked 4 Stars in Business in the Community’s 2014 Corporate Responsibility Index

London, March 31, 2014 – Fujitsu has today been recognised in Business in the Community's annual benchmark of responsible business, the Corporate Responsibility Index (CR Index).

26 March 2014  The Netherlands
Fujitsu releases A4 size thermal printer

Hoofddorp, March 26, 2014 – The FTP-68E is a versatile printer which has been designed to accommodate the demands of the medical as well as the banking market and kiosk market for A4 sized thermal printers.

26 March 2014  Japan
Fujitsu Supercomputer System to Commence Operation at the RIKEN SPring-8 Center

Tokyo, March 26, 2014 – Fujitsu announced that it has completed building a supercomputer system ordered by the SPring-8 Center, a part of RIKEN, Japan's largest comprehensive research institution.

25 March 2014
Fujitsu ScanSnap SV600 and iX500 document scanners receive Red Dot Award for product design

London, March 25, 2014 – ScanSnap SV600 and the ScanSnap iX500 have both been awarded Red Dot Awards for Product Design 2014. This internationally recognised seal of quality is bestowed on the best achievements in product design.

19 March 2014  USA
Fujitsu Expands Partnership With SAP; Now an SAP Channel Partner Delivering SAP® Solutions to Businesses in the United States

Sunnyvale, CA, March 19, 2014 – Fujitsu America today announced it has expanded its partnership with SAP (NYSE:SAP) and is now an SAP channel partner authorized to resell SAP® solutions in the United States. Fujitsu America now provides solutions that encompass all facets required for successful implementation, including software licensing, services, training and documentation, staffing, and optimization and support.