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Fujitsu Has Highest Growth Among Top 5 Global Server Vendors in 4Q10

Focuses on customer needs, delivers above-average market growth, and underlines successful globalization

Fujitsu

SUNNYVALE, Calif., February 23, 2011

Fujitsu has the highest growth among the top five vendors in the worldwide server market for 4Q10, according to the independent market research firm Gartner (Market Share Alert: Server Shipments, Worldwide, 4Q10; Moderate Finish in 2010 for the Server Market, by Heeral Kota and Errol Rasit, ID Number: G00210339). With global year-on-year growth of 12.6 percent in server unit shipments*, Fujitsu increased both sales and market share.

In the expanding x86 server market segment, Fujitsu also delivered the strongest growth among the top five server vendors, increasing global year-on-year sales of its PRIMERGY® lines by 12.5 per cent** in comparison to a market average growth of 6.3 percent. In EMEA, PRIMERGY x86 industry standard servers enjoyed a huge 20.8 percent year-on-year growth in shipments, more than a factor of four times the average market growth of 4.7 percent.***

Says Jens-Peter Seick, Senior Vice President Datacenter Systems at Fujitsu Technology Solutions: “We believe the latest independent market figures underline that Fujitsu is on the right track by focusing on customer needs and delivering better long-term value. We are also seeing the benefits of the global rollout of the Fujitsu SELECT partner program.”

Notes to Editors

* Year-on-year growth in server unit shipments Q4 2010 compared to Q4 2009
** Year-on-year growth in x86 server unit shipments Q4 2010 compared to Q4 2009
*** Year-on-year growth in x86 server unit shipments Q4 2010 compared to Q4 2009: Americas: 178.7% vs. 6.6% market, APAC: 44.2% vs. 13.1% market, EMEA: 20.8% vs. 4.7% market, Japan: -4.5 vs. -7.9 market.

About Fujitsu

Fujitsu is a leading provider of information and communication technology (ICT)-based business solutions for the global marketplace. With approximately 170,000 employees supporting customers in over 100 countries, Fujitsu combines a worldwide corps of systems and services experts with highly reliable computing and communications products and advanced microelectronics to deliver added value to customers. Headquartered in Tokyo, Fujitsu Limited (TSE:6702) reported consolidated revenues of 4.5 trillion yen (US$55 billion) for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2011.
For more information, please see: http://www.fujitsu.com

Karen Richardson

Phone: Phone: 1-408-746-3300
E-mail: E-mail: karen.richardson@us.fujitsu.com
Company:Fujitsu America, Inc.


Fujitsu, the Fujitsu logo, and “shaping tomorrow with you” are trademarks or registered trademarks of Fujitsu Limited in the United States and other countries. PRIMERGY is a trademark or registered trademark of Fujitsu Technology Solutions in the United States and other countries. All other company or product names mentioned herein are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners. Information provided in this press release is accurate at time of publication and is subject to change without advance notice.


Date: 23 February, 2011
City: SUNNYVALE, Calif.
Company: Fujitsu,