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NEC and Juniper Networks Deploy Algeria Telecom's Nationwide 5G-Ready IP Metro Network
May 25, 2022 16:50 JST
NEC Corporation announced they have worked with Algeria Telecom, the leader in the Algerian telecommunications market, to roll out its modernized, nationwide IP metro commercial network to support current demand for increased capacity as well as future needs driven by 5G and FTTx.
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NEC Provides AI-based Traffic Monitoring System with Fiber-optic Sensing Technology for NEXCO CENTRAL
May 24, 2022 10:27 JST
NEC Corporation has deployed an AI-based traffic monitoring system to Central Nippon Expressway Company Limited (NEXCO CENTRAL).
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NEC and Toyota Technical Development Develop Stable Wireless Control System for Cars and other Moving Objects in Factories
May 23, 2022 08:24 JST
NEC Corporation and Toyota Technical Development Corporation today announced the development of a stable wireless control system for cars and other moving objects in factories and warehouses.
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NEC X Announces Fifth AI Start-up to Graduate from its Corporate Accelerator Program
Apr 27, 2022 16:54 JST
NEC Corporation, a leader in IT and network technologies, and NEC X, the innovation accelerator for NEC's emerging technologies, announced today that Beagle Technology is the fifth start-up to graduate from the NEC X Corporate Accelerator Program (CAP).
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Avaloq Goes Live with First Client in Taiwan
Apr 21, 2022 08:07 JST
Avaloq, a subsidiary of NEC Corporation, has successfully implemented its core banking system at Cathay United Bank to support the bank's continued growth.
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Shionogi and NEC Enter into Strategic Research Collaboration for Novel Hepatitis B Therapeutic Vaccine
Apr 18, 2022 15:03 JST
Shionogi & Co., Ltd. and NEC Corporation, today announced the execution of a strategic research collaboration agreement for the development of a novel hepatitis B therapeutic vaccine. NEC OncoImmunity, an NEC subsidiary that specializes in artificial intelligence-driven biotechnology, is also participating in this research collaboration.
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Northern Territory of Australia and NEC Sign MoU to Grow the Territory's Digital Capabilities
Apr 13, 2022 13:19 JST
Northern Territory of Australia (Northern Territory), NEC Australia and NEC Corporation today announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU).
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CEPI Partners with Japan's NEC Group to Develop Artificial Intelligence-designed Broadly Protective Betacoronavirus Vaccine
Apr 08, 2022 13:50 JST
CEPI, the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations, and NEC Corporation (NEC: TSE: 6701) today announced the latest funding award under its US$200m programme to advance the development of vaccines that provide broad protection against SARS-CoV-2 variants and other betacoronaviruses.
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BostonGene Announces $150 Million Series B Funding at a Multi-Billion Dollar Valuation, Propelling the Company to Unicorn Status
Apr 07, 2022 09:19 JST
BostonGene today announced the completion of $150 million in Series B funding. NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) led the financing with participation from Impact Investment Capital and Japan Industrial Partners.
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NEC Group Response to the Situation in Ukraine
Mar 22, 2022 16:34 JST
The NEC Group would like to express our sympathies to all who are impacted by the tragic situation in Ukraine, and our thoughts are especially with the family of NEC group employees who call that region home.
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Juniper Networks and NEC Selected to Revolutionize Wi-Fi Experience for Raizen's Headquarters in Brazil
Mar 18, 2022 08:06 JST
Juniper Networks and NEC Corporation today announced that they have been selected by Raizen, a global leader in bio-energy solutions, to design and deploy an innovative new Wi-Fi network for its headquarters in Sao Paulo and offices in Piracicaba, Brazil.
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NEC Develops the World's First Unit Cell Facilitating Scaling Up to a Fully-connected Quantum Annealing Architecture
Mar 17, 2022 13:47 JST
NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) has developed the world's first LHZ scheme unit cell facilitating scaling up to a fully-connected architecture using superconducting parametron quantum bits (qubits).
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SCSK and NEC Strengthen Collaboration to Accelerate Customers' DX and Business Growth
Mar 10, 2022 12:20 JST
SCSK Corporation and NEC Corporation today announced that they will strengthen collaboration in the data center and network business to accelerate customers' DX and grow their businesses.
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NEC OncoImmunity Acquires VAXIMM's Neoantigen Vaccine Development Assets
Mar 09, 2022 08:05 JST
NEC OncoImmunity (NOI), a subsidiary of NEC Corporation (NEC), and VAXIMM AG, a Swiss/German biotech company focused on developing an oral plug and play DNA vaccination technology to stimulate patients' cytotoxic T-cells targeting a wide range of cancer-related antigens, today announced that the companies have signed an agreement under which NOI will acquire all of VAXIMM's neoantigen program assets.
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O2 / Telefonica Germany and NEC Showcase Open RAN Capabilities with Germany's First of its Kind Small Cells Deployment
Mar 02, 2022 18:08 JST
O2 / Telefonica Germany and NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) announced their successful collaboration in launching the first Open and virtual RAN architecture-based small cells in Germany.
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NEC Releases New iPASOLINK VR4 and 25Gbps Capable iPASOLINK EX Advanced Dual to Support Increased Capacity for 5G Networks
Mar 02, 2022 09:55 JST
NEC Corporation today announced the global release of its new iPASOLINK VR4 for telecommunications providers looking to expand network capacity and also announced the global release of its 25Gbps capable iPASOLINK EX Advanced Dual for optical fiber replacement and flexible deployment planning for leading operators expanding into 5G networks.
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NTT DOCOMO and NEC are Onboarding 5G SA Core Using Energy-efficient and High-performance AWS Cloud Computing Services
Mar 01, 2022 14:47 JST
NTT DOCOMO, INC. (DOCOMO) and NEC Corporation (NEC) have launched a proof-of-concept (PoC) testing to run NEC's 5G core network (5GC) service in a hybrid cloud environment that leverages the Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud using end-to-end cloud-native network architecture.
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NEC and SS8 Conduct Interoperability Verification of 5GC and Lawful Interception Solution
Mar 01, 2022 08:39 JST
NEC Corporation and new windowSS8 Networks (SS8), a leader in Lawful Intercept and Monitoring Center Platforms, today announced they are conducting interoperability testing between NEC's 5G core and SS8's lawful interception (LI) solution.
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NEC Awarded "Requirements Compliant Ribbon" for 5G massive MIMO Open RAN Radio Units for Latest Published TIP Requirements 2.0
Feb 28, 2022 13:56 JST
NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) has been awarded its second ribbon from the Telecom Infra Project (TIP), this time for complying with the requirements for TIP's OpenRAN RU Technical Requirements Document 2.0.
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NEC Expands Open Networks Portfolio with 18 New O-RAN Radios
Feb 25, 2022 16:06 JST
NEC Corporation has dramatically expanded its open RAN Radio Units (O-RUs) portfolio with the introduction of several new products and configurations.
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NEC Adds Advanced Billing Capability to its Converged Core, Enabling Flexible Monetization Opportunities for MNOs in B2B and B2B2X Services
Feb 25, 2022 11:08 JST
NEC Corporation today announced it has enhanced its Converged Core by launching a containerized Charging Gateway Function (CGF).
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NEC and SAP Strengthen their Strategic Collaboration to Accelerate NEC's Corporate Transformation
Feb 25, 2022 08:00 JST
NEC Corporation today announced that it has strengthened its strategic collaboration with SAP to accelerate NEC's corporate transformation (CX) and to co-create business opportunities.
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NEC Gears Up 5G xHaul Transformation Services with Automation Ecosystem
Feb 24, 2022 14:59 JST
NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) announced today that it has launched an Automation Ecosystem to bolster its 5G xHaul Transformation Services, bringing communication service providers (CSPs) simplified operations, cost effectiveness and faster time-to-value for their multi-vendor based networks.
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NEC's Cloud-Native Converged Core Reaches General Availability
Feb 22, 2022 16:07 JST
NEC Corporation announced the general availability of its 4G/5G Converged Core.
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NEC Provides a Predictive Anomaly Detection System Using AI at Suntory's Natural Water Beer Plant in Kyoto
Feb 18, 2022 21:31 JST
NEC Corporation announced today that it will provide Suntory Beer, Inc. with NEC Advanced Analytics-Invariant Analysis, an AI-based facility anomaly detection system.
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NEC and NEC Fielding Begin Testing Quantum Computing Technologies to Improve the Delivery of Maintenance Parts
Feb 16, 2022 08:39 JST
NEC Corporation today announced the beginning of demonstration tests using quantum computing technology to improve the delivery efficiency of maintenance parts from NEC Fielding, Ltd., a leading provider of maintenance services for ICT equipment.
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AI Startup,, Graduates from NEC X and Alchemist Accelerator During "Class XXIX Demo Day"
Feb 15, 2022 08:18 JST
NEC Corporation, a leader in IT and network technologies; NEC X, the innovation accelerator for NEC's emerging technologies; and Alchemist Accelerator, a venture-backed initiative focused on accelerating the development of early-stage ventures, announced that is the second AI startup to successfully complete both the NEC X CAP and Alchemist Accelerator programs and graduates today during Alchemist's 29th Demo Day.
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NEC Highlights Promises of End-to-End Open Networks in the 5G Era at MWC Barcelona 2022
Feb 04, 2022 17:05 JST
NEC Corporation today announced its participation in MWC Barcelona 2022 from February 28 to March 3, where it will highlight its end-to-end, open network-based portfolio and world-class system integration.
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NEC Announces Business Structure Reform for Achieving the Mid-term Management Plan 2025
Jan 31, 2022 16:19 JST
NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) today announced business structure reforms for further accelerating and strengthening the execution of business strategies in support of achieving the Mid-term Management Plan 2025.
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