Personal data
For example, name, date of birth, address that can identify an individual. Also, personal location information, purchase information, purchase history, information collected from wearable devices, that can easily identify an individual by collating with some information.
 Confidential data
Important information that the company does not plan to disclose. For example, research reports, planning documents, customer information, salary information, information on personnel changes, etc.
 The Basic Act for the Advancement of Public and Private Sector Data Utilization
The law is designed to create new businesses using data managed by the central and local governments, independent administrative institutions and private businesses, and to improve the efficiency of administrative, medical care and education services based on such data. It came into effect in December 2016.
 The Next Generation Medical Infrastructure Act
A law that anonymizes medical information such as patient progress records and examination data held by medical institutions and makes them available for research and development by universities and companies. It came into effect in May 2018.
 A database of 1 billion medical examination records comprising 2,000 items
Total number based on published statistical information on oral medications administered to hospitalized patients in 2014.
Fujitsu is the leading Japanese information and communication technology (ICT) company, offering a full range of technology products, solutions, and services. Approximately 132,000 Fujitsu people support customers in more than 100 countries. We use our experience and the power of ICT to shape the future of society with our customers. Fujitsu Limited (TSE: 6702) reported consolidated revenues of 4.0 trillion yen (US $36 billion) for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2019. For more information, please see www.fujitsu.com.
Founded in 1968 as a wholly owned subsidiary of Fujitsu Limited, Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. is one of the premier research centers in the world. With a global network of laboratories in Japan, China, the United States and Europe, the organization conducts a wide range of basic and applied research in the areas of Next-generation Services, Computer Servers, Networks, Electronic Devices and Advanced Materials. For more information, please see: http://www.fujitsu.com/jp/group/labs/en/.
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Date: 16 October, 2019
City: Kawasaki, Japan
Company: Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd.