Fujitsu and Husqvarna Group Sign Contract Extension for End User IT Services Stockholm, EMEIA, 18, December, 2018 - Fujitsu today announces a global three-year IT infrastructure outsourcing contract renewal with Husqvarna Group, supporting the leading global producer of outdoor power products for forest, park and garden care in its digital transformation journey. Within the scope of the contract renewal, Fujitsu will provide a 24x7 global service desk, workplace services, on-site support, software asset management and ServiceNow Application Management.
Multi-Cloud Orchestration is Key to Accelerating Digital Transformation, Fujitsu Study Confirms Munich, EMEIA, 13, December, 2018 - Large enterprises have a strong and still-growing need for multi-cloud environments, with increasingly-widespread recognition that cloud orchestration is the key to truly effective digital transformation. That is the headline finding of a new, global survey conducted by Fujitsu among IT decision-makers at firms with more than 500 employees.
Fujitsu RunMyProcess Upgrade Makes it Easier and Faster to Integrate Enterprise Systems for Business Innovation Munich, EMEIA, 12, December, 2018 - Fujitsu today announces a major upgrade for RunMyProcess, its well-proven workflow automation and web process integration platform. The upgrade includes not only an improved user interface, but also the introduction of important productivity components, such as fully integrated online help function and vastly improved mass data handling.
Fujitsu to Provide End-to-End Enterprise Transformation Offering with Amazon Web Services Munich, EMEIA, 10, December, 2018 - Fujitsu today announces a new end-to-end enterprise transformation offering which will fast track the move to the AWS cloud for organizations, helping them to improve business processes and speed up innovation. As the result of a new strategic collaboration between Fujitsu and AWS, the new Fujitsu Cloud Service for AWS is available immediately in Europe, the Middle East, India and Africa (EMEIA) and enables customers to move their IT estates to the market-leading AWS Cloud.
Flybe selects Fujitsu and InSite to take its document management to the cloud Hayes, UK, Europe,United Kingdom, 06, December, 2018 - PFU (EMEA) Limited, the world's leading scanner manufacturer, today announced it has been selected by Flybe to improve the management of crucial maintenance documents within its maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) division.
Employees Ready to Embrace AI to improve Work/Life Balance, Fujitsu Survey Reveals Munich, EMEIA, 05, December, 2018 - Workers feel that their productivity is declining despite longer working hours – and are now ready and willing to embrace the assistance of Artificial Intelligence (AI) to tackle this, according to a new study from Fujitsu. Meanwhile, they perceive businesses’ IT as failing to support them, with inadequate security, service failures and challenges in accessing the information that they need to be effective.
Fujitsu Selected by Danish Municipality as Digital Transformation Partner Copenhagen, EMEIA, 29, November, 2018 - Fujitsu today announces that it has been selected as the strategic digital transformation partner for Høje-Taastrup Municipality, Denmark, in a four-year, EUR 5.5 million (DKK 40m) initial contract with an option to extend for another three years.
Bedrijfsleiders: Wensen klanten, medewerkers en samenleving moeilijk te balanceren Maarssen, Nederland, 28, November, 2018 - Bedrijfsleiders vinden het lastig om te voldoen aan alle wensen van de drie groepen die het belangrijkst zijn voor hun succes: klanten, medewerkers en de samenleving. Dit blijkt uit een wereldwijd onderzoek van Censuswide onder 1.936 bedrijfsleiders1, in opdracht van Fujitsu. Uit het onderzoek blijkt dat de ondervraagden op dit moment de wensen van medewerkers bovenaan de prioriteitenlijst zetten (60 procent), gevolgd door die van klanten (55 procent) en de samenleving (37 procent). Maar liefst 60 procent van de bedrijven zegt niet in staat te zijn alledrie de groepen tegelijkertijd tevreden te kunnen houden.
Fujitsu and Blue Prism Unlock Transformational Benefits of RPA for Enterprise Customers Munich, EMEIA, 21, November, 2018 - Fujitsu is providing enterprises with easier access to the transformational benefits of Robotic Process Automation (RPA), thanks to a new alliance with Blue Prism. Fujitsu will support customers’ RPA implementations by applying its RPA-as-a-Service, AI, cloud services and other cutting-edge technologies to Blue Prism’s market-leading¹ RPA software.
Fujitsu Laboratories’ New AI Solver Platform Enables Next Generation of Real-Time AI Simulators Munich, EMEIA, 07, November, 2018 - Fujitsu Laboratories of Europe announces the development of a new AI-based technology and platform, designed to convert traditional physics-based simulators into fast, highly accurate AI simulators. Fujitsu’s AI Solver represents an important breakthrough for industrial applications, revolutionizing fields such as CAE, product design and autonomous smart device performance. In the case of CAE, simulation plays a key role in reducing the number of costly prototype and product failures, supporting design decisions as well as for verification and validation. The AI Solver revolutionizes the speed of the simulation process, with commensurate business advantages. The platform is the result of a joint development program between Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd, Fujitsu Advanced Technologies Ltd and Fujitsu Laboratories of Europe.
Fujitsu SELECT Innovation Awards Recognize D.FI’s Exceptional AI Digital Transformation Project Munich, EMEIA, 07, November, 2018 - Fujitsu SELECT Expert Partner D.FI was today named as winner of the prestigious 2018 SELECT Innovation Award. D.FI effectively leveraged Fujitsu’s Artificial Intelligence (AI) Center of Excellence, AI ecosystem and proof of concept testing capabilities to rapidly create an intelligent system that has not only streamlined the partner’s own support system, but that can also be replicated and rolled out to its customer base.
ScanSnap Marks Shipment of 5 Million Units Globally Hayes, UK, Europe,United Kingdom, 07, November, 2018 - PFU (EMEA) Limited, a Fujitsu company, the world's leading scanner manufacturer, today announced that as of September 2018, it has shipped 5 million of its ScanSnap scanners globally.
Fujitsu Powers Near-Zero Emissions Data Center in Wind Turbine Munich, EMEIA, 06, November, 2018 - Fujitsu server and storage technology is powering one of the world’s first near-zero emissions data centers located inside a wind turbine in Germany. Part of the WindCORES initiative from German electricity provider WestfalenWIND IT, the new hosting solution enables Fujitsu SELECT Partner Green IT - Das Systemhaus (Green IT) to offer to highly sustainable and cost-effective cloud services to its customers.
Fujitsu Shows the Power of Co-creation at Fujitsu Forum Munich 2018 Munich, EMEIA, 06, November, 2018 - Fujitsu is expecting more than 10,000 visitors at this year’s Fujitsu Forum Munich – its flagship customer event. This year’s theme is “Co-creation for Success”, highlighting Fujitsu’s approach of working seamlessly with customers and partners within an ecosystem that unleashes creativity and innovation to drive digital transformation. The event showcases how Fujitsu’s unique Human Centric Experience Design (HXD) innovation methodology unlocks creativity, and how Fujitsu works with its customers to address and integrate emerging technology, accelerated through a growing global network of Centers of Excellence.
Fujitsu Makes Cloud Adoption Easier with PRIMEFLEX for Microsoft Azure Stack Fujitsu Forum Munich, EMEIA, 06, November, 2018 - Fujitsu today announces new options for organizations to harmonize workloads between the cloud and on-premises. The new PRIMEFLEX for Microsoft Azure Stack provides a unique solution for enterprises that want to take full advantage of the public cloud but need to keep some mission-critical IT under their own roof due to data sovereignty, compliance or connectivity requirements.
Fujitsu and Microsoft Accelerate Delivery of Mission-Critical Workloads on Microsoft Azure Munich, EMEIA, 06, November, 2018 - Fujitsu and Microsoft are accelerating the delivery of Microsoft Azure cloud for organizations with a new global systems integrator partnership. This enables organizations to seamlessly take the next step in their digital transformation – by shifting mission critical workloads in hybrid IT estates to a cloud-based one-stop delivery model, increasing innovation, improving flexibility and guaranteeing superior financial performance.
New Fujitsu Framework Sholark Accelerates Transformation of Business Processes with AI and Data Analytics
Munich, EMEIA, 06, November, 2018 - Fujitsu is making it easier for businesses to accelerate their digital transformation processes by connecting artificial intelligence (AI), data analytics and business decision making using its powerful new Sholark framework. This framework significantly accelerates the deployment of complex AI projects, and its ease of use means that even non-technical employees can leverage it to support decision making.
Fujitsu Introduces Its Most Powerful Range of Entry-Level PRIMERGY Business Servers Ever Munich, EMEIA, 05, November, 2018 - Fujitsu today introduces a new line-up of mono socket PRIMERGY servers, providing versatile office solutions for small and mid-size businesses for less than the price of a high-end smartphone. The most-powerful ever PRIMERGY single-socket line-up includes silent-running models small enough to fit on a bookshelf, ideally suited to powering office and industry-specific applications in small and branch offices and in a data center environment.
Fujitsu will introduce NVMe in its storage portfolio Munich, EMEIA, 31, October, 2018 - Fujitsu today unveils plans for future purpose-built NVMe storage products, designed to complement its existing portfolio of ETERNUS DX hybrid and ETERNUS AF all-flash systems. The future ultra-high-speed storage systems will support Non-Volatile Memory Express (NVMe) storage interface protocol to deliver massively parallel data access at unprecedented speeds.
Fujitsu Achieves Second Consecutive IT Channel Champion Status in Canalys Leadership Matrix Munich, EMEIA, 25, October, 2018 - – Fujitsu’s SELECT Partner Program has been recognized as an IT industry channel Champion for the second consecutive time by leading channel analyst firm Canalys.
Fujitsu brings Petabyte-scale Storage to the Data Center with Flash-optimized ETERNUS Munich, EMEIA, 24, October, 2018 - Fujitsu today launches the ETERNUS DX8900 S4 storage solution, bringing flash-optimized petabyte-scale storage to the data center. This new generation system reduces complexity by eliminating the need for varying storage tiers for different workloads and consolidates separate storage silos into a single system to streamline the soft migration to an all-flash data center – even for petabyte-scale workloads.
Fujitsu Adds Converged Virtual Infrastructure for VMware vSphere to PRIMEFLEX Portfolio Munich, EMEIA, 23, October, 2018 - Fujitsu today introduces PRIMEFLEX for VMware vSphere. The fully pre-configured, pre-tested and validated package of first-class hardware, software, integration and support services is designed to provide a fast track to maximum IT performance and agility while also reducing complexity for VMware-based virtual infrastructures.
Fujitsu and SSH.COM Remove Password Challenge with Privileged Access-as-a-Service Munich, EMEIA, 22, October, 2018 - Fujitsu today announces a new solution that removes the need for employees to manage multiple, individual passwords to access on-premises and cloud services, solving a major challenge for CIOs. Available immediately, Fujitsu has integrated SSH.COM’s1 PrivX Cloud Access Gateway within its Identity-as-a-Service (IDaaS) solution.
Business Leaders Struggling to Balance Demands of Employees, Customers and Citizens – Almost Half Doubt They Can Have a Major Impact on Society Munich, EMEIA, 18, October, 2018 - Business leaders are struggling to cope with the demands of the three groups they need to serve in order to deliver success: employees, customers and the wider society. The majority of organizations (60 percent) currently prioritize the needs of their employees over those of customers (55 percent) and society as a whole (37 percent), according to a global study1 commissioned by Fujitsu. But 60 percent of leaders admit they are struggling to balance the expectations of all three sets of people at once, which is a concern as organizations are also aware of the influence each group has on their success.
Fujitsu and NetApp NFLEX Converged Infrastructure now Certified for SAP Environments Munich, EMEIA, 17, October, 2018 - Fujitsu and NetApp jointly developed NFLEX Converged Infrastructure solution is now available for SAP environments. Optimized to manage SAP installations -- from SAP Business Suite to SAP S/4HANA® and SAP BW/4HANA deployments -- the pre-configured data center infrastructure is handed over on Windows and Linux operating systems. NFLEX is fully scalable, making it suitable for entry-level SAP installations in small- and medium-sized organizations.
Fujitsu named a Leader in IDC MarketScape report Munich, EMEIA, 15, October, 2018 - Fujitsu has been recognized as a Leader in the latest IDC MarketScape¹ for Fast-Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) Point of Sale (PoS) software. The report assesses leading global providers of FMCG PoS software.
Fujitsu Wins New EUR 60 Million Contract to Drive Industrialization and Expansion for Credit Management Services Leader Lowell London, EMEIA, 11, October, 2018 - Fujitsu today announces a major new contract from Lowell¹, the second largest credit management services company in Europe. The six-year, 60 million Euro contract enables Lowell to accelerate its growth strategy and to industrialize and standardize its IT operating model across six European countries². By partnering with Fujitsu, Lowell benefits from cutting edge and proven global services at scale, embracing digital technologies in order to better serve its customers.
IoT Projects Expected to Deliver Payback in Less Than Three Years, Says New Fujitsu Survey Munich, EMEIA, 10, October, 2018 - According to a new Fujitsu survey1 published today, Internet of Things (IoT) technology has reached early mainstream, with business and IT leaders expecting tangible results in three years or less – signaling that the days of simply experimenting with IoT projects are now consigned to the past.
Fujitsu Enables Channel Partners to Develop Powerful Artificial Intelligence-based Services Munich, EMEIA, 09, October, 2018 - Fujitsu SELECT Channel partners can now take advantage of an entire dedicated Artificial Intelligence (AI) ecosystem, fast-tracking their ability to offer AI-based solutions to end customers. Provided as part of Fujitsu’s co-creation approach, partners also gain access to a complete AI proof of concept testing environment.
Fujitsu More Than Doubles Planned Savings for Municipality of Groningen in new EUR 71.9 Million IT Outsourcing Deal Munich, EMEIA, 04, October, 2018 - Fujitsu has been awarded a major new Government outsourcing contract that enables the Municipality of Groningen in the Netherlands to enjoy greater cost savings than originally planned. The new contract– worth EUR 71.9 million over six years – is expected to deliver savings of EUR four million in comparison to current operational expenses for ICT services, with the potential for further savings if the Municipality chooses to extend the contract with Fujitsu in 2020.
Fujitsu Works with NVIDIA to Power Startups and Students Developing Advanced AI Paris, EMEIA, 03, October, 2018 - Fujitsu today announced it is collaborating with NVIDIA to provide startups and students with the computing power required to develop successful advanced artificial intelligence (AI) projects.
Fujitsu Drives Quantum-Inspired Project to Help Solve NatWest’s Complex Optimization Challenges Munich, EMEIA, 02, October, 2018 - Fujitsu today announces details of a ground-breaking proof of concept (PoC) project with NatWest for its quantum-inspired Digital Annealer technology. Fujitsu is helping the bank solve some of its most complex, challenging and time-consuming financial investment problems by optimizing its mix of high-quality liquid assets including bonds, cash and government securities.
Fujitsu Prepares Organizations for Cyber-Attacks with New Security Incident Response Management Service Munich, EMEIA, 01, October, 2018 - Fujitsu today announces a new Security Maturity Assessment service to help organizations maximize their ability to effectively respond to inevitable cyber-attacks.
Fujitsu Launches its Smallest PC – the Ultra-Compact, Highly Energy Efficient ESPRIMO G558 Munich, EMEIA, 27, September, 2018 - Fujitsu today introduces its smallest-ever desktop PC. With a total volume of less than one liter, the ESPRIMO G558 is small enough to be connected to the back of a display – yet powerful enough to perfectly run desktop and web-based office applications.
Fujitsu Opens Connected Retail Experience Center in Dublin Munich, EMEIA, 26, September, 2018 - Fujitsu today announces the opening of a Connected Retail Experience Center in Dublin, Ireland. The center is focused on enabling retail and hospitality customers to increase in-store productivity, improve customer experiences and expand customer bases, while reducing costs. A live showcase of 13 innovative technologies invites retailers and hospitality providers to explore ways of staying ahead of the competition by exploring future possibilities for brick-and-mortar stores.
Fujitsu Introduces 360 Degree Blockchain Use Case Deep-Dive Service Munich, EMEIA, 25, September, 2018 - Fujitsu today announces a powerful new service to help customers accelerate the enterprise development of blockchain solutions – ensuring they meet strategic objectives from business, technology and legal perspectives. The new Fujitsu 360 Degree Blockchain Use Case Deep-Dive service tests critical viability, focusing on existing use cases and identifies the application components needed to build a production-ready blockchain application. It also identifies and provides routes to minimize risk exposure from any flaws and pitfalls in the use case.
Gemeente Groningen en Fujitsu tekenen contract voor uitbesteding ICT Maarssen, Nederland, 21, September, 2018 - De gemeente Groningen en Fujitsu hebben afgelopen donderdag het zesjarige contract getekend voor de uitbesteding van het grootste gedeelte van de generieke ICT-voorzieningen. De contractwaarde is 71,9 miljoen euro en naar verwachting levert deze overeenkomst een besparing op van minimaal vier miljoen euro per jaar vanaf 2021. Fujitsu werkt hierbij samen met twee partners: ICT-dienstverlener CGI en telecommunicatiespecialist Voys. Beide partners hebben een eigen vestiging in Groningen. Fujitsu heeft de intentie om zoveel mogelijk van de huidige ICT-medewerkers van de gemeente in dienst te nemen.
Fujitsu RunMyProcess Boosts Customer Satisfaction and Operational Efficiency for Insurance Giant Munich, EMEIA, 19, September, 2018 - Fujitsu today announced that leading Mexican insurance company Grupo Nacional Provincial (GNP) has deployed the Fujitsu RunMyProcess workflow automation platform as part of a digital transformation project to improve customer service.
UShareSoft Announces New Multi-Cloud Application Blueprinting Grenoble, France, EMEIA, 13, September, 2018 - UShareSoft, a Fujitsu company and leader in Hybrid IT application automation, announces the availability of the industry’s only platform for fully modeling both application stacks and their deployment infrastructure “as code.” This will make it easier than ever for enterprise customers to deploy and manage applications agnostically across multi-cloud environments, helping increase business agility as part of digital transformation, without sacrificing governance and control.
Fujitsu and its SELECT Expert Partner Sizwe Africa IT Group Bring Digital Education to Rural Areas in South Africa Munich, EMEIA, 28, August, 2018 - Fujitsu is helping local and rural communities in South Africa to secure a better future for their children by working with SELECT Partner Sizwe Africa IT Group to provide self-sufficient classrooms equipped with Fujitsu technology. Each unit, built into a shipping container, is solar powered and features 27 seats, each with a Fujitsu FUTRO thin client and display, with educational content1 delivered to learners via a Fujitsu PRIMERGY RX2530 server.
Fujitsu Powers the Data-Enriched World with Four New Mobile and Desktop CELSIUS Workstations Munich, EMEIA, 09, August, 2018 - Fujitsu introduces four new models to its CELSIUS workstation portfolio, combining powerful computing capabilities with extra strong security features. Fujitsu CELSIUS workstations are the ideal platform for accelerating innovation and data-rich design for immersive visualization experiences such as virtual reality (VR).
Fujitsu Transforms Data Center Management with Converged Infrastructure Management Software Munich, EMEIA, 01, August, 2018 - Fujitsu today releases an upgraded version of its Infrastructure Management software, to simplify and centralize the operations and monitoring of entire IT infrastructure environments. The powerful software delivers major cost and power savings, combined with improved data center performance and uptime.
Economic Impact Study Finds 57 Percent Three Year Return on Investment from Fujitsu PRIMEFLEX for SAP Landscapes Munich, EMEIA, 19, July, 2018 - Fujitsu released today a commissioned Total Economic Impact study undertaken by leading research firm Forrester Consulting on Fujitsu’s Integrated System PRIMEFLEX for SAP Landscapes. The study finds that a customer’s investment in the system will pay for itself in approximately 20 months, with a net present value of approximately $3.3 million and a Return on Investment (ROI) of 57 percent over three years1.
Fujitsu Launches Powerful New Storage Appliance to Support Archiving for Medium-Sized Organizations Munich, EMEIA, 13, July, 2018 - Fujitsu today adds a powerful new storage appliance for archiving to its portfolio. The ETERNUS CS8050 NAS provides comprehensive, competitively priced storage for the archiving needs – including SoftWORM (Write Once, Read Many) features for legal compliance, integrated archive replication and snapshot-based backup processes that ensure ongoing business continuity – of medium-sized organizations
Fujitsu Enables Blockchain Proof of Business in just a Week Munich/Brussels, EMEIA, 10, July, 2018 - Fujitsu today announces the immediate availability of a new, extremely rapid blockchain productization framework which enables the development of a Minimum Viable Product (MVP) in just five days. The offer is aimed at organizations wanting to jump-start new blockchain development or de-risk existing blockchain projects.
Fujitsu Announces Call for Entries for Fourth Annual SELECT Innovation Awards with USD 10,000 First Prize Munich, EMEIA, 04, July, 2018 - Fujitsu today announces the call for entries for the fourth annual SELECT Innovation Awards, open to all of Fujitsu’s SELECT Partner Program members and providing a USD 10,000 award as first prize. The closing date for entries is midday CET on September 7, 2018.
Fujitsu Simplifies Disaster Recovery with next generation ETERNUS Snapshot Manager Frankfurt, EMEIA, 02, July, 2018 - Fujitsu today introduces the latest version of Fujitsu ETERNUS Snapshot Manager (ESM). This feature-rich and efficient software enables near-instant disaster recovery and reliable business continuity through array-based snapshot and data replication of Fujitsu ETERNUS storage systems.
Fujitsu Announces New Threat 360 Assessment Service, Providing Comprehensive Visibility of Cyber Security Risks Munich, EMEIA, 29, June, 2018 - Fujitsu today announces the launch of Threat 360, a new Cyber Threat Intelligence (CTI) assessment service to help organizations identify and address security vulnerabilities that could be exploited with malicious intent.
Fujitsu Named by Gartner as a Leader for Data Center Outsourcing and Hybrid Infrastructure Managed Services, Europe for Sixth Successive Year
Munich, EMEIA, 28, June, 2018 - Fujitsu has been named as a Leader in the 2018 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Center Outsourcing (DCO) and Hybrid Infrastructure Managed Services (HIMS) in Europe1 – for the sixth consecutive year.
Fujitsu Launches New ‘Fujitsu Perks & More’ Program to Reward Loyal Channel Partners Munich, EMEIA, 27, June, 2018 - Fujitsu today launches a valuable and exciting new reward program for its SELECT channel partners. Fujitsu Perks & More focuses on incentivizing partners purchasing Fujitsu products through distributors.