Fujitsu Launches F-04F Smartphone for Business Tokyo, Global, December 25, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced that its new F-04F business smartphone will be available in Japan from NTT DOCOMO, Inc., starting January 6, 2014.
Fujitsu Expands Lineup of Akisai Food and Agriculture Cloud Services Tokyo, Global, December 24, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced that it is expanding and enhancing its lineup of services for its FUJITSU Intelligent Society Solution Akisai Food and Agriculture Cloud, with sales of the new services to be rolled out from January 2014.
Fujitsu Upgrades Indonesian JaKa2LaDeMa Submarine Cable System to 100Gbps Tokyo, Global, December 20, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced that it has deployed its latest DWDM transmission equipment to increase the network capacity of Indonesia's JaKa2LaDeMa submarine cable system. This upgrade boosts the submarine system capacity from 10Gbps per circuit wavelength to 100Gbps. By ensuring smoother communications and keeping pace with Indonesia's soaring communications demand, which has increased in line with the prevalence of smart devices, the capacity increase will contribute to Indonesia's rapid economic growth.
Fujitsu Provides TC Cloud Service to the University of Tokyo's RCAST for In Silico Drug Discovery Research Tokyo, Global, December 19, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced that the University of Tokyo's Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology (RCAST) has selected Fujitsu's cloud service for analytical simulations, the FUJITSU Technical Computing Solution TC Cloud (TC Cloud), with the aim of accelerating research into new drugs using in silico drug discovery techniques.
Fujitsu Strengthens Alliance with Microsoft in Cloud Domain Tokyo, Global, December 13, 2013 - Fujitsu Limited today announced that it will participate in Microsoft Corporation's global cloud consortium, the Cloud OS Network, as authorized Cloud OS partner. In undertaking this initiative, Fujitsu seeks to enhance its lineup of products and services that are compliant with Microsoft's Cloud OS vision.
Fujitsu and Iseki Partner on Agricultural Cloud Services Tokyo, Global, December 12, 2013 - Fujitsu Limited today announced that it has entered into an agreement to collaborate with farm machinery manufacturer Iseki & Co., Ltd. on the development and delivery of additional value-added services for the FUJITSU Intelligent Society Solution "Akisai" Food and Agriculture Cloud, Agriculture Production Management SaaS .
Fujitsu Sees Success in Large-Scale Test of Technology to Solve IPv4 Address Space Exhaustion Issue Tokyo, Global, December 11, 2013 - Fujitsu Limited, Fujitsu Computer Technologies Limited, the National Institute of Information and Communications Technology (NICT), and the Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (JAIST) today announced that they recently conducted a successful large-scale test of a solution technology that will enable IPv4 addresses to be assigned (shared) to different devices at datacenters configured with IPv6 networks.
Fujitsu Develops Technology to Remotely Access Home PC Files Using a Smart Device Kawasaki, Japan, Global, December 11, 2013 - Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today announced that it has developed technology that enables access to home computer files from anywhere using a smart device.
Fujitsu Releases EXAMAG LLG Simulator V1, World's First Commercial Magnetic Simulation Software Package Tokyo, Global, December 10, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced the immediate release in Japan of FUJITSU Manufacturing Industry Solution EXAMAG LLG Simulator V1, the world's first commercial magnetic simulation software package, which is compatible with massively parallel computing.
Fujitsu Develops SDN Technology to Accelerate Network Storage Access Kawasaki, Japan, Global, December 09, 2013 - Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. has announced the development of technology for software-defined networking (SDN) that controls storage-traffic routing and improves throughput on networks with integrated LAN and SAN networks.
Fujitsu Introduces Disney Mobile on docomo F-03F Tokyo, Global, December 09, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced that Disney Mobile on docomo F-03F, its new smartphone, will be available exclusively in Japan as of December 13, 2013 from NTT DOCOMO, Inc.
Fujitsu Named to Ethibel EXCELLENCE Investment Register Tokyo, Global, December 06, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced that it has for the first time been selected for the Ethibel EXCELLENCE Investment Register investment universe by Forum ETHIBEL, a European non-profit organization that promotes socially responsible investing (SRI) and corporate social responsibility (CSR).
Fujitsu Technology Supports Japan's TV Shopping Giant JAPANET TAKATA for a New Shopping Experience Tokyo, Global, December 05, 2013 - Fujitsu Limited today announced that it has provided a new video data solution using new transmission technology developed by Fujitsu Laboratories Limited to JAPANET TAKATA Co., Ltd. The new solution commenced operation on December 4, 2013 via JAPANET TAKATA's TV home shopping channel, which is broadcast in Japan.
Fujitsu M10 Server Wins Environment Minister's Award Tokyo, Global, December 04, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced that it has been honored with the 2013 Environment Minister's Award for Global Warming Prevention Activity in the Technological Development and Commercialization category for its SPARC Server Fujitsu M10. This server, which Fujitsu sells under the product name of SPARC M10 in Japan, was recognized by Japan's Ministry of the Environment as contributing to the prevention of global warming through its energy-saving design.
Fujitsu Launches ARROWS A SoftBank 301F Kawasaki and Tokyo, Global, December 04, 2013 - Fujitsu Mobile Communications Limited and Fujitsu Limited today announced that its new ARROWS A SoftBank 301F smartphone, manufactured by Fujitsu Mobile Communications, will be available in Japan from SoftBank retailers starting December 6, 2013.
Fujitsu Establishes Subsidiary to Promote Employment of People with Disabilities Tokyo, Global, December 02, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced the establishment of Fujitsu Harmony Limited, a subsidiary that aims to further promote the employment of people with disabilities. Once it is up and running, it is expected to designated as a "special subsidiary company" in accordance with the Law for Employment Promotion, etc., of the Disabled.
Fujitsu Launches New CELSIUS H730 Enterprise Laptop PC Workstation Tokyo, Global, November 28, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced the launch in Japan of the CELSIUS H730, a new model from its FUJITSU Workstation CELSIUS series of enterprise PCs to be made available from mid-December. The new laptop PC comes pre-installed with the latest Windows 8.1 OS. It provides a mobile environment for technical computational work and can handle a wide range of tasks, from typical office work to CAD and CAE applications.
Fujitsu Launches ARROWS Tab FJT21 for au by KDDI Corporation Kawasaki and Tokyo, Global, November 28, 2013 - Fujitsu Mobile Communications Limited and Fujitsu Limited today announced that its new ARROWS Tab FJT21 tablet, manufactured by Fujitsu Mobile Communications, will be available in Japan beginning November 29, 2013 from KDDI Corporation and Okinawa Cellular Telephone Company.
Notice Regarding Liquidation of Consolidated Subsidiary in the U.S. Tokyo, Global, November 28, 2013 - Fujitsu Limited announced that at a Board of Directors meeting held today it decided to liquidate a consolidated subsidiary in the U.S., Fujitsu Management Services of America, Inc., as indicated below.
Transphorm and Fujitsu to Integrate GaN Power Device Businesses Tokyo and Yokohama, Japan, and Goleta, CA, Global, November 28, 2013 - Fujitsu Limited, Fujitsu Semiconductor Limited, and Transphorm, Inc., a leader in GaN power devices for power supplies, today announced that they have reached an agreement whereby Fujitsu Semiconductor and Transphorm will integrate their gallium-nitride (GaN) power devices for power supplies businesses. This integration will dramatically improve the market competitiveness of Transphorm's GaN power device business. The three companies have also agreed that both Fujitsu Limited and Fujitsu Semiconductor will take a minority equity position in Transphorm.
Notice Regarding Application for Delisting from the London Stock Exchange Tokyo, Global, November 28, 2013 - Fujitsu has announced that its Board of Directors today decided to apply for the delisting of its shares of common stock (the Shares) and European Depositary Receipts (EDR) from the Official List of the UK Listing Authority, as well as to cancel trading of the Shares and EDR on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange (LSE).
Fujitsu Launches Docomo Tablet ARROWS Tab F-02F Tokyo, Global, November 26, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced that its new Docomo Tablet ARROWS Tab F-02F will be available in Japan beginning November 29, 2013 from NTT DOCOMO, INC.
Fujitsu Launches Global Sales of Systemwalker Centric Manager V15 Tokyo, Global, November 25, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced the immediate worldwide availability of FUJITSU Software Systemwalker Centric Manager V15, a software product that centralizes management of all ICT system resources and monitoring information throughout the system's operational lifecycle.
Fujitsu Supports Artificial Brain Project with Prep School Test Challenge Tokyo and Kawasaki, Japan, Global, November 25, 2013 - Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. and Japan's National Institute of Informatics (NII) announced today that under NII's "artificial brain" project, known as "Todai Robot Project - Can a Robot Pass the University of Tokyo (Todai) Entrance Exam?," for short, their entry has taken a practice exam held by Yoyogi Seminar - Education Research Institute, a leading Japanese preparatory school.
K computer Recognized in Class 1 and 2 of the HPC Challenge Awards Tokyo and Tsukuba, Japan, Global, November 22, 2013 - RIKEN, the University of Tsukuba and Fujitsu today announced that they were recognized in the 2013 HPC Challenge Awards. RIKEN and the University of Tsukuba received the prize in the HPC Challenge Class 2 Awards, which recognize the overall performance of a programming language. This recognition is based on performance results measured using the K computer for implementations of the high-performance supercomputer parallel programming language XcalableMP, which was jointly developed by RIKEN and the University of Tsukuba. This is the first time a Japanese organization has received the award.
Fujitsu Opens New Facilities at Akashi System Center, its Main Datacenter in Western Japan Tokyo, Global, November 21, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced that new facilities using modular datacenter technology went into operation today at its Akashi System Center, the company's main datacenter serving western Japan.
Fujitsu Enables More Effective Use of Cloud with Enhanced Hybrid Cloud Initiatives Tokyo, Global, November 20, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced enhancements to its FUJITSU Cloud Initiative, which represents the company's ongoing initiative to provide various cloud-related products and services in a systematic way to meet the cloud needs of customers. The company will now provide a lineup of products and platform services - across all cloud domains - implementing Microsoft Corporation's Cloud OS vision. Fujitsu is also reinforcing its hybrid cloud initiatives that enable development of flexible combinations of public clouds and private clouds.
Fujitsu Launches ARROWS Z FJL22 Smartphone for au Tokyo, Global, November 18, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced that its new ARROWS Z FJL22 smartphone, manufactured by Fujitsu Mobile Communications, will be available in Japan from November 22, 2013 from KDDI Corporation and Okinawa Cellular Telephone Company.
Fujitsu Launches INTARFRM RIA Java Ajax V4, for Creating Web Applications with Sophisticated User Experiences Tokyo, Global, November 14, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced that it has added an Enterprise Edition to its INTARFRM series of products, an application framework that assists in developing customer ICT systems. The Enterprise Edition is a suite of products that separates the front end (visual interface) from the back end (business processing), making it easier to keep pace with fast-changing front-end technologies while maximizing the lifespan of back-end assets.
Fujitsu Launches Upgraded FJVPS for More Realistic 3D Assembly Procedure Videos Tokyo, Global, November 11, 2013 - Fujitsu Limited and Digital Process Ltd. today announced the immediate availability of FJVPS V15L14, the latest version of its FUJITSU Manufacturing Industry Solution FJVPS (Virtual Product Simulator from Fujitsu), a digital production preparation tool for customers in the assembly manufacturing industry that assists in considering product assembly processes using 3D models.
Fujitsu Awards Bechtle as International Channel Partner of the Year Munich, Europe, November 06, 2013 - Fujitsu today announces the ultimate winner of the SELECT Partner Program Awards, celebrating the achievements of Bechtle AG of Germany to become the Fujitsu Channel Partner of the Year for the Europe, Middle East, Africa and India (EMEA & I) region.
Fujitsu Recognized for Climate Change Action and Transparency with CDP Leadership Positions Tokyo, Global, November 06, 2013 - Fujitsu has been commended by CDP, for the second year running, for the action it is taking to reduce emissions and mitigate the risks of climate change and its approach to the disclosure of climate change information. The achievement is announced today in the CDP Japan 500 Climate Change Report 2013.
Fujitsu Releases New Models in its ETERNUS DX Series of Disk Storage Systems Tokyo, Global, November 06, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced the launch of new models in the FUJITSU Storage ETERNUS DX series as well as FUJITSU Storage ETERNUS SF 16 storage management software. The new models are disk storage systems based on the concept of business-centric storage, and are designed to support customers' business innovation. The new products are available worldwide today.
Fujitsu Delivers ‘Bring Your Own Cloud’ for Enterprises – Safely and Simply Munich, Europe, November 05, 2013 - Fujitsu today at Fujitsu Forum 2013 introduces the next generation of ‘market-making’ cloud platform service, enabling Chief Information Officers (CIOs) to harness the broad potential of cloud with the complete business agility and innovation that cloud delivers.
Fujitsu Reports Fiscal 2013 Second-Quarter Financial Results Tokyo, Global, October 31, 2013 - Fujitsu today reported a consolidated net income of 12.3 billion yen (US$126 million), an increase of 1.2 billion yen compared to the second quarter of fiscal 2012. Operating income for the first-half of fiscal 2013 was an improvement over July projections by over 20 billion yen.
Fujitsu Develops Interference-Simulation Technology for Millimeter-Wave Radar Tokyo and Kawasaki, Japan, Global, October 30, 2013 - Fujitsu Limited and Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today announced that they have developed an interference-simulation technology for millimeter-wave radar, which is used in automotive radar and other applications.
Fujitsu Unveils Ten New Big Data Offerings to FUJITSU Big Data Initiative Tokyo, Global, October 28, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced that, as part of the continuous efforts of the FUJITSU Big Data Initiative announced this June to organize the company's lineup of big data-related products and services, it will be launching today a menu of ten offerings for presenting optimal ways in which big data can be used to address customer business challenges. The new offerings announced today have been developed based on scenarios from the Japanese market. Fujitsu will be releasing additional offerings in the future that meet the needs of the global market.
Fujitsu STYLISTIC S01 Smartphone Availability Expanded to Orange Stores across France Paris and Tokyo, Global, October 24, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced that, from October of this year, the availability of its STYLISTIC S01 smartphone for seniors has been expanded to 250 Orange retail locations with Service Counters across France.
Fujitsu Supports Japan's Manufacturing Industry with "Monozukuri Solutions" Tokyo, Global, October 23, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced a new systematic approach to support manufacturing customers in Japan. Named for the Japanese word for "making things," or "manufacturing," "Monozukuri Solutions" is based on the axes of product lifecycle management (PLM) and supply chain management (SCM), giving new structure to the ICT-supported manufacturing offerings announced in October 2012, and other manufacturing products and services of the Fujitsu Group. This approach enables manufacturing customers to select the solutions best suited to the issues they face and the type of task they undertake. Monozukuri Solutions is currently only available in Japan.
Unification of Project Management Data for Large-Scale Systems across Organizations Tokyo and Nagoya, Japan, Global, October 22, 2013 - Nanzan University, IBM Japan Ltd., Fujitsu Limited, NEC Corporation, NTT DATA Corporation, Hitachi, Ltd., and Nomura Research Institute, Ltd. today announced that PROMCODE has released its first publication, the PROMCODE Interface Specifications, for exchanging project-management data between organizations. The specifications are available on the group's website (http://lab.nise.org/PROMCODE/) along with the PROMCODE Usage Manual and PROMCODE Adapter Software for exchanging data in actual projects based on the specifications, as well as the PROMCODE Experiment Report. These tools will enable customers and vendors to manage project-management data via a standard interface across organizations, lowering the risk of project delays and cost overruns.
Fujitsu Launches ARROWS NX F-01F Smartphone Tokyo, Global, October 21, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced that the new ARROWS NX F-01F docomo smartphone will be available in Japan as of October 24, 2013 from NTT DOCOMO, Inc.
Fujitsu Develops High-Sensitivity Receiver Chip, Paving Way to Gigabit-class Wireless Communication Devices Tokyo and Kawasaki, Japan, Global, October 17, 2013 - Fujitsu Limited and Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today announced development of a high-sensitivity receiver chip that will pave the way to high-capacity, gigabit-capable wireless devices operating at 240GHz in the millimeter-wave frequency band.
Fujitsu to Rollout Global Sales of "GYUHO" SaaS Tokyo, Global, October 15, 2013 - Fujitsu Limited today announced the global rollout of GYUHO SaaS, a FUJITSU Intelligent Society Solution Akisai food and agricultural cloud service. GYUHO SaaS, developed by Fujitsu Kyushu Systems Limited and Comtec Inc., supports the detection of bovine estrus to enhance the efficiency of animal husbandry.
Fujitsu to Begin Talks on Using ICT for Sophisticated Management of Resources and Environment in Vietnam Tokyo and Hanoi, Global, October 11, 2013 - Fujitsu Limited and the Ministry Of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE) of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam (Vietnam) today announced that they will begin talks on using ICT to enable more sophisticated management of Vietnam's natural resources and environment.
Fujitsu Provides World's First Service for Simple and Safe Connections to Various M2M Equipment Networks Tokyo, Global, October 09, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced that it has developed proprietary communications technology that enables a simple and safe cloud connection to all kinds of equipment. Spanning a variety of different network environments, companies will be able to remotely collect data on their different equipment in disparate locations. Fujitsu will begin sales in Japan of a service utilizing this technology, the FUJITSU Managed Infrastructure Service FENICS II M2M Service from early December 2013.
Fujitsu Begins Global Packaged Sales of "SPATIOWL" Location Data Cloud Service Tokyo, Global, October 09, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced the global launch of a packaged edition of FUJITSU Intelligent Society Solution SPATIOWL, a cloud service that uses location data gathered from sensors and vehicles. Customers that had been unable to take their data overseas can now make use of SPATIOWL services by deploying the packaged edition on a server in their home country.
Fujitsu Develops World's First 3D Image Synthesis Technology to Display Vehicle Exterior without Distortion Kawasaki, Japan, Global, October 09, 2013 - Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. has announced development of the world's first 3D image synthesis technology for advanced driver-assistance systems. The new technology can display, without distortion and with an accuracy level within two centimeters, people and objects within close proximity of the vehicle that pose a risk of collision.
Fujitsu Launches New Lineup of PCs and Tablets for Consumers Tokyo, Global, October 08, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced the release of an updated lineup of consumer-oriented PCs and tablets, with eleven new models in six product families. The designs of the FMV Series of PCs and ARROWS Tab Series of tablets have been updated, and all models are preinstalled with the latest Windows 8.1 operating system update. To make it even easier for users to fully enjoy the features of the Windows 8.1 update and Fujitsu's enhanced My Cloud service, eight of the new models feature touch functionality. The new models will be available in Japan starting October 18, 2013.
Fujitsu Releases New Enterprise Tablets, PCs and Workstations Tokyo, Global, October 08, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced the release of 15 models of tablets, PCs and workstations in 11 product families, all equipped with the Windows 8.1. The new models are available in Japan starting today.
Fujitsu Issues Unsecured Straight Bonds Tokyo, Global, October 08, 2013 - Fujitsu Limited (the "Company") announced today that it has determined the terms of its Thirty-Second Series Unsecured Straight Bonds (with inter-bond pari passu clause), Thirty-Third Series Unsecured Straight Bonds (with inter-bond pari passu clause) and Thirty-Fourth Series Unsecured Straight Bonds (with inter-bond pari passu clause), all of which will be offered and issued in Japan. The terms of the issues are as follows.
Fujitsu Develops Low-Noise Signal-Generating Circuit Technology for Automotive Radar and Other Transceivers Tokyo and Kawasaki, Japan, Global, October 08, 2013 - Fujitsu Limited and Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today announced that they have developed a low-noise signal-generating circuit that can be used in automotive radar and other millimeter-band transceivers.
Fujitsu Launches Interstage Information Integrator Enterprise Edition V11 Tokyo, Global, October 07, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced the immediate availability in Japan of FUJITSU Software Interstage Information Integrator Enterprise Edition V11, the latest edition of its data aggregation and transformation software that can rapidly process and integrate various company data. The software is also scheduled to be released outside Japan.
Fujitsu and RESC Begin Collaboration to Build the Future of Electric Vehicles, Integrating ICT with Energy Tokyo, Global, October 03, 2013 - Fujitsu Limited and venture start-up RESC, Ltd. today announced that they have agreed to collaborate in developing an infrastructure system that integrates the fields of ICT and energy to help bring about a new electric vehicle society.
Fujitsu Launches Cloud Services in Thailand Tokyo and Bangkok, Global, October 02, 2013 - Fujitsu Limited and Fujitsu Systems Business (Thailand) Ltd. today announced the immediate launch of a cloud service that will deliver high-quality and exceptionally reliable private cloud environments from its datacenter in Thailand.
Fujitsu Selected for UN Global Compact Stock Index Tokyo, Global, October 01, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced that it has been selected for the United Nations Global Compact 100, a list of 100 highly-rated companies, for its social and environmental activities.
Fujitsu Launches Raku-Raku Smartphone Premium Tokyo, Global, September 30, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced that its new Raku-Raku Smartphone Premium F-09E will be available in Japan from NTT DOCOMO, Inc., starting October 4, 2013.
Fujitsu Adds 'Kaigo-no-mori Series' to Cloud Service for Senior Care to Support the Work of Care Providers Tokyo, Global, September 27, 2013 - Fujitsu Limited today announced the addition of Kaigo-no-mori Series services to its Fujitsu Intelligent Society Solution Oushin Sensei (translated as "Doctor House Call"), a senior care cloud providing comprehensive support for the home-based medical and nursing care of seniors. The new services, developed by Fujitsu Systems West Limited to support the work of nursing care providers, will be available in Japan starting today.
Fujitsu Develops Transmitter Power Amplifier Circuit Technology with Industry-Leading Power Efficiency Kawasaki, Japan, Global, September 26, 2013 - Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today announced the development of circuit technology that enables industry-leading electrical efficiency (the ratio between output power and consumed power) for wireless transmission power amplifiers used in radio-frequency wireless devices, such as mobile phone base stations.
Fujitsu and Anicom Collaborate for Pet Care Cloud Business Tokyo, Global, September 25, 2013 - Fujitsu Limited and Anicom Holdings, Inc. today announced their agreement to jointly develop and sell medical-support cloud services to animal hospitals in Japan. The two companies will use their strengths, in ICT and veterinary medicine, respectively, to develop new technology-based services and build systems that support the provision of high-quality veterinary medicine at animal hospitals.
Fujitsu to Boost Companies' Health Management Service Businesses with Karada Life Healthcare Support Tokyo, Global, September 19, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced the immediate availability of FUJITSU Ubiquitous Service Karada Life Healthcare Support, a service that benefits private health management service businesses.
Fujitsu Modular Data Center Wins Special Judges' Prize at the Green IT Awards 2013 Tokyo, Global, September 18, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced that together with Fuji Electric Co., Ltd. and Fujitsu Laboratories Limited it has received a Green IT Award from Japan's Green IT Promotion Council and the Japan Electronics and Information Technology Industries Association (JEITA). Fujitsu was awarded a Special Judges' Prize in the category of "Energy Savings of IT" for its green IT-based container datacenter, Fujitsu Datacenter Product Modular Data Center, which leverages natural energy sources.
O3 Project launched for achieving the world's first wide area SDN Tokyo, Global, September 17, 2013 - NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (NTT; TSE: 9432, NYSE: NTT), NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com), Fujitsu Limited (Fujitsu; TSE: 6702) and Hitachi, Ltd. (Hitachi; TSE: 6501) today announced the launch of the "Open Innovation over Network Platforms" research and development (R&D) project. Also known as the "O3 (O Three) Project," this project is based on research consigned via the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications' "Research and Development of Network Virtualization Technology," and is jointly promoted by the five companies.
Fujitsu Develops Technology that Automatically Reduces Radio Wave Interference for LTE Home Femtocells Kawasaki, Japan, and Sunnyvale, CA, Global, September 10, 2013 - Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. and Fujitsu Laboratories of America, Inc. today announced development of technology that automatically reduces radio wave interference by detecting the environment around a femtocell to enable high-speed, high-quality indoor wireless communications.
Fujitsu Develops New Simulation Technology for Designing Magnetic Materials Tokyo, Global, September 05, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced the development of a new technology for simulating magnetization reversal, and has used the K computer to perform huge calculations to successfully conduct the world's first simulation of the magnetization-reversal process in a permanent magnet. This opens up new possibilities in the manufacture of electric motors, generators and other devices without relying on heavy rare earth elements.
Fujitsu Releases Fujitsu Group Sustainability Report 2013 Tokyo, Global, August 30, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced that it has issued the English language version of its Fujitsu Group Sustainability Report 2013, which discusses the approach, initiatives and accomplishments of the Fujitsu Group's CSR and environmental activities.
Fujitsu Group to Carry out Joint Disaster Response Drills Tokyo, Global, August 29, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced that it will carry out Group-wide disaster response drills throughout Japan on the first day of Disaster Prevention Week, August 30, 2013. Disaster prevention drills are held annually in Japan, on Disaster Prevention Day, September 1st, or in this case, on the previous working day. This year will mark the nineteenth time that these disaster prevention drills have been carried out.
Fujitsu Develops World's First Homomorphic Encryption Technology that Enables Statistical Calculations and Biometric Authentication Kawasaki, Japan, Global, August 28, 2013 - Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. announced development of the world's first homomorphic encryption technology that enables statistical calculations and biometric authentication to be performed on encrypted data — without having to decrypt it — at high speeds.
Fujitsu Introduces FUJITSU Mobile Initiative to Provide Structure for Mobile Products and Services Lineups Tokyo, Global, August 27, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced the FUJITSU Mobile Initiative, which puts in place a structure to leverage advanced mobile technologies that assist customers and society in driving innovation. Based on this initiative, Fujitsu will launch three new services and three service upgrades. These services will only be available in Japan.
Fujitsu Develops Industry's Most Accurate Handwritten Chinese Character Recognition Technology Using AI Beijing, China, and Kawasaki, Japan, Global, August 21, 2013 - Fujitsu Research and Development Center Co., Ltd. and Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today announced development of industry's most accurate handwritten character recognition technology that employs artificial intelligence (AI) to mimic the workings of the human brain.
Fujitsu Demand Response Client Software is World's First to Receive Latest OpenADR 2.0b Certification Tokyo and Kawasaki, Japan, and Sunnyvale, CA, Global, August 19, 2013 - Fujitsu Limited, Fujitsu Laboratories Limited, and Fujitsu Laboratories of America, Inc. today announced that the Demand Response (DR) client (VEN: Virtual End Node) software they developed is one of the first in the world to receive certification of compliance with OpenADR 2.0b, the latest DR standard, which was released in July 2013.
Fujitsu Reorganizes and Integrates System Engineering Companies Handling Social Infrastructure Tokyo, Global, August 19, 2013 - Fujitsu Limited today announced its decision to reorganize and integrate two systems engineering companies that support customers operating social infrastructure systems in such sectors as finance, communications, energy, media, and the public sector.
Fujitsu Laboratories to Spin Off Aptamer Technology Tokyo, Global, August 15, 2013 - Fujitsu Limited today announced that Fujitsu Laboratories Limited, its wholly owned subsidiary, has decided to spin off its long-cultivated aptamer technology so that external resources can be employed to foster its commercialization. To this end, UK-based Anglo Scientific Ltd., a specialist in establishing venture businesses in collaboration with researchers from academia or public sector institutions as well as private sector scientists, has set up Apta Biosciences Ltd. (ABS). This new company will pursue the commercialization of the aptamer technology in diagnostic and therapeutic applications. Fujitsu Limited will invest in ABS through the corporate venture capital fund it established in 2010.
Fujitsu Introduces Raku-Raku Smartphone 2 Tokyo, Global, August 14, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced that its new Raku-Raku Smartphone 2 F-08E will be available in Japan from NTT DOCOMO, Inc., from August 16, 2013.
Fujitsu Launches ARROWS S EM01F Tokyo, Global, August 13, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced that the new ARROWS S (EM01F) from Fujitsu Mobile Communications will be available from EMOBILE stores and retailers across Japan from August 20, 2013.
Fujitsu and Microsoft Japan to Equip Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance's 30,000 Advisors with Windows 8 Tablets in One of World's Largest Ever Deployments Tokyo, Global, August 07, 2013 - Fujitsu Limited and Microsoft Japan Co., Ltd. are providing Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Company with approximately 30,000 custom-designed Windows 8 tablets as new original sales terminals for its advisors (sales personnel). This is the largest deployment of Windows 8 tablets in Japan to date, and one of the largest in the world. Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance will start to conduct sales activities using the new tablets in approximately 1,200 locations nationwide from September 2013 onwards.
Kawasaki City and Fujitsu Sign Cooperation Agreement Kawasaki and Tokyo, Global, August 07, 2013 - Kawasaki City and Fujitsu Limited today announced that they have signed an agreement to cooperate in order to promote industry and contribute to the global community through ICT and environmental technologies.
Fujitsu Receives Order for New Supercomputer System from Canon Tokyo, Global, August 06, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced that it has received an order for a new supercomputer system from Canon Inc.
Fujitsu Develops World's First Authentication Technology to Extract and Match 2,048-bit Feature Codes from Palm Vein Images Kawasaki, Japan, Global, August 05, 2013 - Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today announced that it has developed the world's first technology for extracting and matching 2,048-bit feature codes from biometric data (palm vein images).
Fujitsu Revamps Social Network Service for Raku-Raku Smartphone Users Tokyo, Global, July 31, 2013 - Fujitsu Limited today announced the revamping of its Raku-Raku Community, an Internet service that lets members enjoy discussing their interests and popular topics. The launch coincides with the release of the Raku-Raku Smartphone 2 F-08E (scheduled for release in mid-August, 2013), part of NTT DOCOMO's Raku-Raku phone series.
Fujitsu Reports Fiscal 2013 First-Quarter Financial Results Tokyo, Global, July 30, 2013 - Fujitsu today reported a consolidated net loss of 21.9 billion yen (US$221 million), representing an improvement of 3.5 billion yen compared to the loss posted in the first quarter of fiscal 2012. The operating loss was better than April projections. Fujitsu kept the full-year projections unchanged.
Appointments to Executive Nomination and Compensation Committees Tokyo, Global, July 30, 2013 - Fujitsu Limited has announced that its Board of Directors made a decision today regarding appointments to the Executive Nomination Committee and Compensation Committee.
Fujitsu Introduces Disney Mobile on docomo F-07E Tokyo, Global, July 24, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced that Disney Mobile on docomo F-07E, its new smartphone, will be available exclusively in Japan as of July 31, 2013 from NTT DOCOMO, Inc.
Fujitsu M10 Achieves World-Record Performance Running Java Application Tokyo, Global, July 23, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced that the UNIX Server Fujitsu M10 (sold as SPARC M10 by Fujitsu in Japan) set a new world performance record (as of July 23, 2013) on the SPECjbb2013 (SPEC Java Business Benchmark 2013) Java application benchmark, achieving a performance of 168,127 operations per second.
Fujitsu M10 Achieves World-Record Result on Two-Tier SAP SD Standard Application Benchmark Tokyo, Global, July 12, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced that the Fujitsu M10-4S running Oracle Database 11g set a new world record (as of July 12, 2013) on the two-tier SAP® Sales and Distribution (SD) standard application benchmark, achieving 153,000 SAP SD Benchmark users.
Fujitsu Integrates Internal Database Platform Using SPARC M10 Servers Tokyo, Global, July 11, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced that it is integrating its internal Oracle database platforms using UNIX Server SPARC M10 (sold as Fujitsu M10 outside of Japan) and the Oracle Database 11g.
Fujitsu Launches New Models in its CELSIUS Series of Enterprise PC Workstations Tokyo, Global, July 10, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced the launch in Japan of two new models in its CELSIUS series of enterprise PC workstations, equipping them with the latest versions of the high-performance Intel® Xeon® processor, the E3-1200 v3, along with the NVIDIA® Quadro® series of graphics cards with Kepler™ architecture. These two models, a minitower and a compact desktop workstation, can handle a wide range of tasks, from typical office work to CAD and CAE applications. Both are on sale in Japan starting today.
Fujitsu Commences Development of Home Energy Management System Tokyo, Global, July 10, 2013 - Fujitsu Research Institute today announced that it was recently commissioned by Japan's Ministry of the Environment for a 2013 pilot project of demand-side carbon reduction support systems that match household lifestyles. Putting the findings of this project to use, Fujitsu Research Institute, together with Fujitsu Limited, is starting development of a Home Energy Management System (HEMS) .
Fujitsu Develops Technology to Correct Curvature in Scanned Images of Book Pages Beijing, China, and Kawasaki, Japan, Global, July 10, 2013 - Fujitsu Research and Development Center Co., Ltd. of China and Fujitsu Laboratories Limited today announced the development of a technology that compensates for the curvature in open books or magazines, flattening out scanned images to produce an easy-to-read document.
Fujitsu Commences Field Trials of Japan's Largest Low-Potassium "Plant Factory" Tokyo, Global, July 05, 2013 - Fujitsu Limited today announced the start of field trials led by Fujitsu Home & Office Services Limited in the city of Wakamatsu, Fukushima Prefecture. The trials will use the FUJITSU Intelligent Society Solution "Akisai" Food and Agriculture Cloud Platform for this large-scale plant factory. With 2,000 m2 of space for production, this is the largest plant factory in Japan for the cultivation of low-potassium vegetables.
Fujitsu Laboratories Develops World's First IaaS Platform Technology for On-Demand Physical Servers Kawasaki, Japan, Global, July 04, 2013 - Fujitsu Laboratories Limited today announced that it has developed a platform technology for Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) for on-demand physical servers that are configured to a user's needs and can be provided in ten minutes. This technology is the first of its kind in the world.
Fujitsu Releases BroadOne GX4000 Series Radio System with 3 Gbps Transmission Speed Tokyo, Global, July 01, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced that it has commenced sales of the FUJITSU Network BroadOne GX4000 Series, a high capacity radio transport system capable of 3 Gbps transmission.
Fujitsu Launches Research Project to Provide Health Monitoring Technologies and Assisted Independent Living for Smart House Residents in Ireland Kawasaki, Japan and Dublin, Ireland, Global, June 28, 2013 - Fujitsu Laboratories Limited and Fujitsu Ireland Ltd. today announced the launch of the KIDUKU Project, a research initiative that aims to provide monitoring services and assisted independent living for senior citizens and patients who live in smart houses. The project will commence in July 2013 in Ireland, and will last for three years. It is being carried out in collaboration with three Irish research institutions—TRIL, CASALA, and CLARITY—each of which has pursued monitoring, diagnostic support and other advanced activities involving the use of ICT in a variety of scenarios, including medicine and daily life.
Fujitsu Launches ARROWS A SoftBank 202F Tokyo, Global, June 26, 2013 - Fujitsu today introduced the new ARROWS A SoftBank 202F from Fujitsu Mobile Communications. The new smartphone will be available in Japan from SoftBank retailers beginning June 28, 2013.
Fujitsu Launches Cloud-Based Roadway Patrol Support Service to Assist in Roadway Management Tokyo, Global, June 25, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced the immediate availability in Japan of the FUJITSU Intelligent Society Solution Roadway Patrol Support Service, a new cloud-based service that employs smartphones to assist in roadway inspection and patrol.
Fujitsu Restructures Big Data Offerings to Bolster Data Utilization Tokyo, Global, June 24, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced that it is restructuring its lineup of big data-related products and services under the FUJITSU Big Data Initiative. Fujitsu was an early leader in big data, and now, through this new initiative, the Company will work with customers, partners, and startups to bolster big data business initiatives, utilizing data to accelerate the pace of innovation for customers and society. Fujitsu is also establishing a new Big Data Initiative Center to support the use of big data on June 24.
Fujitsu and Cybozu Collaborate to Offer Groupware as SaaS Tokyo, Global, June 20, 2013 - Fujitsu and Cybozu, Inc. jointly announced that they have reached an agreement to collaborate on providing Cybozu Garoon, Cybozu's enterprise groupware product, under the Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) model.
Fujitsu and Chulalongkorn University Launch Field Trials for Student Performance Management System to Enhance Student Support Tokyo and Bangkok, Global, June 19, 2013 - Fujitsu Limited, Fujitsu Systems Business (Thailand) Ltd., and Chulalongkorn University today announced that they will jointly develop a student performance management system based on FUJITSU Education Solution Campusmate-J/Student series of student support systems for higher education. The organizations will launch field trials of the system to evaluate its effectiveness at Chulalongkorn University and expand features that meet the needs of universities in Thailand.
Fujitsu Releases Interstage Terracotta BigMemory Max V4.0 Tokyo, Global, June 18, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced that it will commence sales of FUJITSU Software Interstage Terracotta BigMemory Max V4.0 for in-memory data management that enables the use of enormous amounts of data from field locations in real time. The product will also be steadily rolled out in markets overseas.
Fujitsu Develops Thin Client Gateway Technology Enabling Use of PC Web Application Interfaces on Smart Devices Kawasaki, Japan, Global, June 18, 2013 - Fujitsu Laboratories Limited today announced the development of a high-speed thin client gateway technology that allows existing web applications for PCs to be quickly displayed in the same way on smartphones, tablets and other smart devices. The technology even permits smooth control of software via a mobile communications environment (3G/WiMAX/LTE).
Fujitsu and MIT Announce Breakthrough Platform Technology for Improving Effectiveness of Online Learning Sunnyvale, CA and Cambridge, MA, Global, June 17, 2013 - Fujitsu Laboratories of America, Inc. and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) today announced the joint development of a personalized learning platform that enhances the effectiveness of online learning.
Fujitsu Develops Clock Distribution Circuit for High-Speed, Low-Power Data Transmission between CPUs Kawasaki, Japan, and Sunnyvale, CA, Global, June 14, 2013 - Fujitsu Laboratories Limited and Fujitsu Laboratories of America, Inc. today announced the development of a clock distribution circuit that enables a 20% reduction in the power consumed by the transceiver circuits in next-generation servers that transmit data between CPUs.
Fujitsu Launches New Models of Enterprise Desktop PCs and 1U Rack-mount Workstations Tokyo, Global, June 12, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced the release of two new models in the enterprise line of ESPRIMO desktop PCs which come equipped with the latest 4th-Generation Intel® Core™ high performance processors, as well as a new 1U rack-mount model in the CELSIUS workstation series. The new models will be available in Japan from today.
Orange and Fujitsu to Launch the STYLISTIC S01 Smartphone with "Accompanying Smartphone Pack" Exclusively in France on June 13 Paris and Tokyo, Global, June 12, 2013 - The STYLISTIC S01, a smartphone designed mainly for seniors, will be available at an initial price of €89.90 when purchased together with the Orange-recommended Origami Zen 500 MB package (with a 24-month commitment). Users can quickly find the services they desire thanks to an intuitive interface featuring extra-large icons and shortcuts directly from the home screen. Furthermore, unique "Pre-Touch" technology helps users avoid operational errors by distinguishing between a touch, which highlights an icon for confirmation, and a press which selects the icon.
Fujitsu Develops New Technology to Enable Continued Use of IPv4 Services Tokyo, Global, June 10, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced that it has developed SA46T Multiple Service Plane Expansion, which enables the continued use of IPv4 services, even with the deployment of IPv6. This is an important solution to the depletion of IPv4 addresses that is resulting from the increasing prevalence of PCs, servers and other Internet-connected communication devices.
Fujitsu Launches New Lineup of FMV Series PCs with Four New Models Tokyo, Global, June 05, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced its updated FMV Series lineup of consumer-oriented personal computers. The new lineup includes a total of four new models in three product families. They feature enhanced design and performance specifications as well as a touchscreen display compatible with Windows 8. The new models will be available in Japan from June 7, 2013.
Fujitsu Launches docomo ARROWS NX F-06E Smartphone Tokyo, Global, June 04, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced that the docomo ARROWS NX F-06E, its new smartphone, will be available exclusively in Japan as of June 7, 2013 from NTT DOCOMO, INC.
Fujitsu Develops Compact, High-Output Millimeter-Wave Transceiver Module Technology Using GaN HEMT Kawasaki, Japan, Global, June 04, 2013 - Fujitsu Laboratories Limited today announced the development of a gallium-nitride HEMT-based transceiver module technology that features an output of 10 W and operates at frequencies up to the millimeter-wave band.
Notice of Company Split Contract Execution with Semiconductor Subsidiary Tokyo, Global, May 23, 2013 - Fujitsu Limited has concluded a contract with its consolidated subsidiary, Fujitsu Semiconductor Limited (Fujitsu Semiconductor), whereby Fujitsu Limited will absorb the latter's Microcontroller and Analog Business through a company split (Company Split 1). Fujitsu Limited has also concluded a contract with Nihon AM Semiconductor Limited (the New Company) which is newly established by Fujitsu Semiconductor. In this second contract, Fujitsu Limited will transfer this business, also through a company split (Company Split 2), to the New Company.
Fujitsu Reports Results of Early Retirement Incentive Plan Implementation Tokyo, Global, May 23, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced the results of its Early Retirement Incentive Plan implemented by Fujitsu and its wholly owned subsidiary, as announced on March 28, 2013.
Notice Regarding Distribution of Dividends from Retained Earnings Tokyo, Global, May 23, 2013 - Fujitsu Limited has announced that at a Board of Directors meeting held today it has decided to forgo payment of a dividend from retained earnings with the record date of March 31, 2013. Further details are outlined below.
Fujitsu Laboratories Announces Executive Appointments Kawasaki, Japan, Global, May 23, 2013 - Following a meeting of its Board of Directors today, Fujitsu Laboratories Limited announced the following Board of Directors reappointments and new appointment, which will take effect after approval at its Annual Shareholder's Meeting scheduled for June 24, 2013 and a subsequent extraordinary meeting of its Board of Directors.
Fujitsu Develops 3D Gesture Recognition Technology Capable of Complex Tasks with a Single PC or Tablet Camera Kawasaki, Japan, and Beijing, China, Global, May 20, 2013 - Fujitsu Laboratories Limited and Fujitsu Research and Development Center Co., Ltd. of China today announced the development of 3D hand gesture recognition technology that, using video captured on a single PC or tablet camera, can detect not only vertical and horizontal hand motion, but also the forward and backward movements of increasing or decreasing distance of a hand from the display.
Fujitsu Receives Supercomputer Order from Nagoya University Tokyo, Global, May 15, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced that it has received an order from Nagoya University's Information Technology Center for a "high-performance supercomputer for academic research."
Fujitsu Launches FUJITSU Cloud Initiative to Systematize Its Cloud Products and Services Tokyo, Global, May 14, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced its FUJITSU Cloud Initiative to develop the Company's cloud business by providing various cloud-related products and services in a new systematic way to meet the cloud needs of customers.
Fujitsu Establishes Akisai Farms as Test Bed for Akisai Food and Agriculture Cloud Tokyo, Global, May 13, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced that Akisai Farms, which will include both open-air farming and greenhouse horticulture, is scheduled to open in mid-June, 2013. Located on the grounds of Fujitsu's Numazu facility, Akisai Farms will be a working farm to be used as a test bed for the Akisai food and agriculture cloud launched by the Company in July 2012, which helps farmers dramatically improve their efficiency through ICT.
Fujitsu Updates Business and Application Screening Service for Improved Application Visualization Tokyo, Global, May 13, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced an update to its APM Modernization Service for Cloud, which assist customers to grasp the condition of their business applications and optimize their operations. The updated service, FUJITSU APM Modernization Service for Cloud Business and Application Screening Service, employs enhanced technology for visualization and is available in Japan starting today.
Fujitsu to Launch New Vertically Integrated Virtualization and Cloud Platform Tokyo, Global, May 10, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced the Japan launch of FUJITSU Integrated System Cloud Ready Blocks, a vertically integrated virtualization and cloud platform that enables the quick and easy deployment and operation of virtual and cloud environments. Representing the second offering based on Dynamic Integrated Systems—Fujitsu's portfolio of vertically integrated platforms—the new product enhances the functionality of the previously released solution, Cloud Ready Blocks.
Fujitsu Develops New Architecture for Network-Wide Optimization of ICT Platforms Tokyo, Global, May 08, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced the development of FUJITSU Intelligent Networking and Computing Architecture, a new architecture for network-wide ICT platform optimization based on the principles of software defined networking (SDN).
Fujitsu, Aizu Wakamatsu City and Tohoku Electric Power Launch Smart Community Project in Japan's Aizu Wakamatsu Region Tokyo, Global, May 01, 2013 - Fujitsu Limited, Aizu Wakamatsu City Hall and Tohoku Electric Power Co., Inc. today announced the launch of the Aizu Wakamatsu Area Smart Community Promotion Project, aiming to bring about a smart community in the Aizu Wakamatsu region of Fukushima Prefecture, Japan.
Fujitsu Reports Fiscal 2012 Financial Results Tokyo, Global, April 30, 2013 - Fujitsu today reported a consolidated net loss of 72.9 billion yen (US$776 million) for the full year of fiscal 2012, a year-on-year deterioration of 115.6 billion yen, primarily as a result of extraordinary loss stemming from the LSI device business. This was 22.0 billion yen less than the Company's consolidated projections announced in February 2013.
Spansion to Acquire Microcontroller and Analog Business from Fujitsu SUNNYVALE, Calif., TOKYO and YOKOHAMA, Japan, Global, April 30, 2013 - Spansion Inc. (NYSE: CODE), a leading innovator of Flash memory solutions, and Fujitsu Semiconductor Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Fujitsu Limited, today announced they have executed a definitive agreement for Spansion to acquire the Microcontroller and Analog Business of Fujitsu Semiconductor for approximately $110 million, plus approximately $65 million for inventory. The net impact is expected to be accretive for Spansion in 2013.
Fujitsu to Sell Microcontroller and Analog Device Business to Spansion Tokyo, Global, April 30, 2013 - Fujitsu Limited today announced that, Fujitsu Semiconductor Limited (FSL), at FSL's board of directors meeting held today, has decided to enter into a definitive agreement to sell its microcontroller and analog business to California-based Spansion LLC and affiliates (Spansion). Fujitsu, at its own board of directors meeting today, has also approved FSL's decision.
Fujitsu Records Extraordinary Loss for Fiscal 2012 Tokyo, Global, April 30, 2013 - Fujitsu has posted an extraordinary loss in its consolidated financial results for fiscal 2012. Factors include costs incurred by its wholly owned subsidiaries associated with efforts to strengthen management fundamentals, as announced on March 28, 2013. Specifically, these efforts include the early retirement incentive plan implemented by Fujitsu Semiconductor Limited, and workforce rationalization measures put in place by Fujitsu Technology Solutions (Holding) B.V. (FTS).
Fujitsu Records Valuation Loss on Shares in Subsidiaries on Non-consolidated Basis Tokyo, Global, April 30, 2013 - Fujitsu has recorded a valuation loss on shares in subsidiaries in its financial results for fiscal 2012, announced today. It became necessary for Fujitsu to post the valuation loss, because among the shares in subsidiaries it holds as part of its investment securities, the actual value of certain shares declined significantly, and there is little prospect that their value will recover.
Fujitsu Laboratories Announces Executive Appointment and Resignation Kawasaki, Japan, Global, April 30, 2013 - Following a meeting of its Board of Directors today, Fujitsu Laboratories Limited announced the following new appointment to the Board of Directors and resignation, which will take effect after approval at an extraordinary shareholder's meeting scheduled for June 24, 2013 and the subsequent meeting of its Board of Directors.
Fujitsu and Panasonic Begin Joint Pilot Project of Cloud-Enabled Smart Appliances Tokyo, Global, April 26, 2013 - Fujitsu Limited and Panasonic Corporation today announced the launch of a joint pilot project that aims to create new value for customers while also tying in with other industries such as food and health. Each company's respective strengths, including information from Panasonic's smart appliances and Fujitsu's cloud technology, which enables this information to be efficiently analyzed and visualized, will be leveraged in the pilot project. Fujitsu and Panasonic intend to use the knowledge gained through the pilot project to develop new services that enhance convenience and comfort in customers' daily lives.
Fujitsu Launches Software to Leverage Smart Device Data Tokyo, Global, April 24, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced the launch of sales in Japan of three new and five upgraded software packages, all designed to transform work styles by leveraging data from smart devices, such as smartphones and tablets. The software will also be rolled out overseas in the future.
Fujitsu Launches K-12 Administration Support to Lighten Workload of Educators Tokyo, Global, April 19, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced the immediate availability of FUJITSU Education Solution K-12 Administration Support, a new cloud service that lightens the administrative workload of educators at elementary and middle schools, while at the same time providing a secure environment for tracking student data.
Fujitsu Announces Executive Resignation Tokyo, Global, April 19, 2013 - Fujitsu Limited today announced the following executive resignation.
Fujitsu Launches Information Service for Chemical Substances Regulations Tokyo and Kawasaki, Japan, Global, April 17, 2013 - Fujitsu Limited and Fujitsu Quality Laboratory Limited today announced the launch of a new service in Japan for electrical and electronics manufacturers that provide regulatory information on chemical substances contained in products. Based on a collaboration between the two companies, the new service delivers information Fujitsu has collected in its global business operations, including the latest chemical substances regulatory trends, particularly related to the EU's RoHS Directive and REACH regulation, as well as ways to comply with newly added chemical substance regulations.
Fujitsu Announces World's First XBRL Software to Support Latest Table Linkbase Tokyo, Global, April 16, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced the immediate global availability of the latest version of its market-leading XBRL software, Interstage XWand V13. This is the world's first XBRL software to support the latest Table Linkbase specification.
Fujitsu Assists Ohtawara city with Karada Life Walking Support as part of City's Health Promotion Plan Tokyo, Global, April 16, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced that it is providing Fujitsu Ubiquitous Services Karada Life Walking Support to Ohtawara City in Japan's Tochigi Prefecture. This service will support the city's health promotion plan called "Ohtawara's three million steps to encourage walking," which will commence in May 2013.
Fujitsu to Offer World's Smallest, Slimmest and Lightest Contact-Free Vein Sensor Tokyo, Global, April 12, 2013 - Fujitsu Limited, Fujitsu Frontech Limited and Fujitsu Laboratories Limited today announced a practical version of the world's smallest, slimmest and lightest contact-free vein authentication sensor.
Fujitsu Starts Verification Testing of Japan's First Medical Body Area Network Tokyo, Global, April 12, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced that it has successfully completed the first verification test in Japan for a medical body area network (mBAN). Conforming to IEEE 802. 15.6 standards and using a prototype device with a frequency band reserved for medical applications (400MHz), the test was conducted at Fujitsu Clinic in Kawasaki, Japan.
Fujitsu to Contribute to Customers and Society through New Environmental Action Plan Tokyo, Global, April 11, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced the Fujitsu Group Environmental Action Plan, Stage VII, which sets new environmental goals for fiscal 2013 through fiscal 2015 (April 1, 2013 – March 31, 2016).
Fujitsu Honored with FY2013 Intellectual Property Achievement Award Tokyo, Global, April 11, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced it has been awarded the Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Award as part of the FY2013 Intellectual Property Achievement Awards granted by Japan's Ministry of Trade, Economy and Industry (METI) and the Japan Patent Office. The award recognizes Fujitsu's technology licensing activities, particularly to small- and medium-sized enterprises, support in creating new business opportunities by making Fujitsu's patents, know-how and technologies commercially available.
Fujitsu Sets Out its "Fujitsu Technology and Service Vision" Tokyo, Global, April 10, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced its "Fujitsu Technology and Service Vision." To achieve its vision of the Human Centric Intelligent Society, Fujitsu has systematically articulated innovation scenarios for business and society through concepts of technologies and services embodied by the lineup of Fujitsu offerings. Fujitsu will bring its integrated portfolio of products and services to the global marketplace.
Fujitsu and Oracle Announce Worldwide Availability of Fujitsu M10 Servers Redwood Shores, Calif. and Tokyo, Japan, Global, April 10, 2013 - Continuing their more than 20-year partnership and leadership in mission-critical computing, Fujitsu and Oracle today announced the worldwide availability of Fujitsu M10 servers, based on the 16-core SPARC64 X processor.
Fujitsu Acquires Cloud Service Provider, RunMyProcess Tokyo, Global, April 08, 2013 - Fujitsu today announces that it has finalized a contract with RunMyProcess (RMP), a France-based cloud service provider, to acquire all shares of RMP. With this acquisition, Fujitsu will add integration Platform as a Service (iPaaS) to its cloud offerings to bolster its cloud portfolio as it expands its global cloud business.
Fujitsu Develops Next-Generation User Interface for Intuitive Touch-Based Operations Kawasaki, Japan, Global, April 03, 2013 - Fujitsu Laboratories Limited today announced the development of next-generation user interface technology that enables intuitive, fingertip operations. This new technology can accurately detect where the user's finger is and what it is touching, and uses off-the-shelf cameras and projectors. This eliminates the need for expensive equipment and overcomes imprecise tracking—issues posed by conventional technologies.
Fujitsu and DERI Revolutionize Access to Open Data by Jointly Developing Technology for Linked Open Data Kawasaki, Japan, Galway, Ireland, and London, England, Global, April 03, 2013 - Fujitsu Laboratories Limited, the Digital Enterprise Research Institute (DERI) of the National University of Ireland Galway, and Fujitsu Laboratories of Europe Limited have jointly announced a revolutionary new data storage technology that stores and queries interconnected Linked Open Data (LOD), available globally. The technology will be made available free of charge on a cloud-based platform that utilizes LOD, thereby promoting open data usage and enabling the easy utilization of enormous volumes of LOD.
Fujitsu to Host Fujitsu Forum 2013 Tokyo, Global, April 02, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced that Fujitsu Forum 2013, the Company's largest annual event, will be held May 16-17 at the Tokyo International Forum in Japan. The theme of this year's Fujitsu Forum will be "Reshaping ICT, Reshaping Business and Society."
Fujitsu Provides Free Cloud Service to Ten Organizations Involved in Biodiversity Conservation Activities Tokyo, Global, April 01, 2013 - Fujitsu today announced that, starting April 1, 2013, it will provide its Mobile Photo System cloud service, a biosurvey tool, free of charge to ten organizations involved in biodiversity conservation activities.
Fujitsu Makes Application of Big Data Timely with High-Speed Processing Technology Kawasaki, Japan, Global, April 01, 2013 - Fujitsu Laboratories Limited today announced the development of high-speed data processing technology that enables the timely utilization of big data, which is ever-expanding on account of such sources as social media. This development opens up new potential applications for e-commerce and other businesses.