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NEC Provides Facial Recognition System for Admission Control at EU Summit
Jul 17, 2019 09:03 JST
NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) and its Romanian Branch office, part of NEC Eastern Europe, announced the provision of a facial recognition system for admission control at the EU Summit held in Sibiu, Romania on May 9, 2019.
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NEC Successfully Transmits Live 8K Video Using 5G with the Largest Television Station in France
Jul 16, 2019 09:14 JST
NEC Corporation has announced the successful transmission of live 8K video using 5G at an international tennis tournament recently held in Paris, France.
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NEC to Provide Customs Procedure System With Face Recognition for Six Major Airports in Japan
Jul 10, 2019 08:49 JST
NEC Corporation has announced an order from Japan Customs, under the Ministry of Finance, for an electronic customs procedure system utilizing face recognition to be installed at the customs inspection areas of six major airports in Japan: New Chitose Airport, Narita International Airport, Haneda Airport, Chubu International Airport, Kansai International Airport and Fukuoka Airport.
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NEC Server Software Enables Advanced and Secure Login to Websites in Compliance with FIDO2
Jul 01, 2019 09:50 JST
NEC Corporation announced today the availability of its enhanced NC7000-3A server software, which will enable simple, secure and swift authentication of users for access to websites and mobile applications through biometric authentication.
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NEC Participates in INTERPOL World 2019
Jun 26, 2019 17:04 JST
NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) has announced its participation in INTERPOL World 2019 at Sands Expo & Convention Centre, Singapore, from Tuesday, July 2 to Thursday, July 4, 2019.
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NEC and Samsung Enhance Global Sales Structure for 5G Solutions
Jun 25, 2019 16:08 JST
NEC Corporation and Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. has announced enhancements to their sales systems for accelerating the provision of 5G solutions to global markets.
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NEC Fingerprint Identification Contributes to the Provision of Legal Identity for Newborn Children in Developing Countries
Jun 20, 2019 14:09 JST
NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) has announced the successful conclusion of fingerprint identification technology trials with newborn children from as young as 2 to 24 hours old in the Republic of Kenya.
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NEC to Deploy Direct-Liquid Cooled, AMD EPYC Processor Powered Supercomputer for the German Aerospace Center (DLR)
Jun 18, 2019 14:26 JST
NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) has announced that Deutsches Zentrum fur Luft- und Raumfahrt (DLR) - the German Aerospace Center - has awarded NEC with the delivery and installation of a new High Performance Computing (HPC) cluster solution, which constitutes one of the largest recent HPC tenders in Europe.
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NEC Partners with C-DAC to Deploy Automated Fingerprint Identification System for Kerala State Police in India
Jun 18, 2019 10:10 JST
NEC Corporation has announced that NEC Technologies India (NECTI), a leader in the integration of IT and network technologies, has partnered with the Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC)(1) to deploy its industry-leading automated fingerprint identification system (AFIS) for the Kerala State Police in India.
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NEC Receives EUR50 Million Order from Deutscher Wetterdienst (DWD)
Jun 17, 2019 17:07 JST
NEC Corporation has received an order with a value of 50 Million Euro for a supercomputer "NEC SX-Aurora TSUBASA" from the Deutscher Wetterdienst (DWD), the German weather forecasting service located in Offenbach, Germany, one of Europe's major meteorological service agencies.
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NEC Introduces Unique, Adaptive Energy Warranty to Optimize Value for Energy Storage Customers
Jun 13, 2019 10:21 JST
NEC Corporation has announced that NEC Energy Solutions (NEC ES) introduced a unique, Adaptive Energy Warranty which uses energy storage system usage data to adapt a system's energy capacity warranty to fit a customer's use profile.
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NEC and Aviat Sign Channel Partner Agreement for North America Microwave Business
Jun 11, 2019 10:00 JST
NEC Corporation and Aviat Networks, Inc. has announced an agreement under which the North American sales channel for NEC's microwave business changes hands from NEC Corporation of America to Aviat.
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NEC Provides TOP500 Supercomputer to RWTH Aachen University in Germany
Jun 10, 2019 16:05 JST
NEC Corporation and NEC Deutschland GmbH today announced that RWTH Aachen University - one of the leading technical universities in Germany - has started operations of the new High Performance Computing (HPC) Cluster solution, CLAIX-2018, which has been delivered by NEC.
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Gavi, NEC, and Simprints to Deploy World's First Scalable Child Fingerprint Identification Solution to Boost Immunization in Developing Countries
Jun 06, 2019 10:00 JST
Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance, NEC Corporation, and Simprints Technology Ltd. have signed a memorandum of understanding on the use of biometrics to improve immunization coverage in developing countries.
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WorkFusion and NEC Partner to Bring AI-driven Robotic Process Automation to Global Markets
Jun 05, 2019 14:17 JST
WorkFusion, the leading intelligent automation and robotic process automation (RPA) software company, and NEC Corporation, a leader in the integration of IT and network technologies, today announced a partnership to bring artificial intelligence-driven RPA to global markets.
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Rakuten Mobile and NEC to build Open vRAN Architecture in Japan
Jun 05, 2019 13:17 JST
Rakuten Mobile, Inc., the mobile network subsidiary of Rakuten Group, and NEC Corporation, a leader in the integration of IT and network technologies, announced that the two companies have formed a partnership to build the world's first 5G open vRAN architecture in Japan.
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NEC: A More Accurate, Low-Cost 39 GHz Beamforming Transceiver for 5G Communications
Jun 04, 2019 08:14 JST
Researchers at Tokyo Institute of Technology and NEC Corporation, Japan, present a 39 GHz transceiver with built-in calibration for fifth-generation (5G) applications. The advantages to be gained include better quality communications as well as cost-effective scalability.
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NEC Named 2019 Frost & Sullivan's Asia-Pacific Biometrics Company of the Year
May 29, 2019 12:55 JST
The award recognizes NEC's leading position in the industry and is a testament to NEC's foresight in innovating and developing biometric solutions for the future that maximizes customer value and experience.
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NEC Initiates AI-Driven Drug Discovery Business Targeting a Business Valuation of ¥300 Billion by 2025
May 27, 2019 13:37 JST

NEC Awarded Intelligent Transportation System Project in Oman
May 17, 2019 10:15 JST
NEC Corporation has been awarded an intelligent transportation system (ITS) project for the public transport network in the Sultanate of Oman from Oman National Transport Company S.A.O.C (MWASALAT), the government owned public transportation company in Oman.
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NEC and CSC e-Governance Services Form a Strategic Alliance to Deliver Innovative Digital Services for Rural Areas in India
May 15, 2019 12:12 JST
NEC Corporation has announced that NEC Technologies India (NECTI), a wholly owned subsidiary, and CSC e-Governance Services India Ltd (CSC SPV) have formed a strategic alliance to jointly develop and deliver new digital services to approximately 900 million citizens living in rural areas of India.
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NEC Becomes the First Japanese Company to Join the TESLA Consortium's Fight Against Cancer
May 14, 2019 09:12 JST
NEC Corporation has become the first Japanese company to join the Tumor neoantigEn SeLection Alliance (TESLA) founded and managed by the Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy and the Cancer Research Institute (CRI).
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NEC: Grupo Gtd Goes Live With Netcracker's Full-Stack BSS/OSS Suite for B2B Transformation
May 13, 2019 19:39 JST
NEC Corporation and Netcracker Technology announced that Grupo Gtd, a leading South American service provider based in Chile, has gone live with Netcracker's full-stack BSS/OSS suite as part of its large-scale B2B transformation program.
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NEC to Deploy Advanced Surveillance and Traffic Management System in Gurugram and Manesar
May 09, 2019 14:10 JST
NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) has announced that NEC Technologies India (NECTI), a leader in the integration of IT and network technologies, has been awarded a contract as the master system integrator for installing CCTV surveillance and traffic management systems in Gurugram City, India.
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NEC Releases Consolidated Financial Results for the Fiscal Year Ended March 31, 2019
Apr 26, 2019 15:57 JST
The worldwide economy during the fiscal year ended March 31, 2019 showed a moderate deceleration in growth overall compared to that of the previous fiscal year, due to slow growth in China and Europe, despite steady growth in the U.S.
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Biomedical Software Startup BostonGene Secures $50M in Series A Financing from NEC
Apr 25, 2019 14:13 JST
NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) and BostonGene Corporation (BostonGene), a Boston, Mass-based biomedical software company, has announced a $50M series A strategic investment in BostonGene by NEC.
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NEC Accelerates Services Business Leveraging Network Strengths Under the New Brand "NEC Smart Connectivity"
Apr 24, 2019 12:06 JST
Under the new brand "NEC Smart Connectivity," NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) will accelerate its services business throughout a wide range of new fields by leveraging its strengths in networking technologies and solutions.
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Nagasaki University and NEC Establish Program on Global Health & Biometric Authentication
Apr 18, 2019 08:36 JST
Nagasaki University and NEC Corporation have established a program on global health & biometric authentication with Nagasaki University's Graduate School of Tropical Medicine and Global Health Studies.
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NEC Announces 24 MW of New Energy Storage Projects in China
Apr 05, 2019 18:09 JST
NEC Corporation announced today that NEC Energy Solutions (NEC ES), a wholly-owned subsidiary, through its exclusive distributor in China, Puxing Energy, continues to increase its market penetration with the commissioning of two 9MW projects for Ray Power.
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