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NTT DOCOMO and NEC Reduce Power Consumption for 5G SA Core by an Average of 72% using AWS Graviton2, Followed by a Successful Onboarding of 5G SA Core on Hybrid Cloud
Sep 29, 2022 15:50 JST
NTT DOCOMO, INC. and NEC Corporation today announced the completion of a trial to test energy efficiency and high performance of AWS Graviton2 processors across key elements of the 5G core network (5GC).
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NEC and Red Hat Expand Global Collaboration to Drive IT Modernization and Digital Transformation
Sep 29, 2022 15:23 JST
NEC Corporation and Red Hat, Inc., the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced an expanded global collaboration to drive IT modernization and digital transformation on Red Hat OpenShift.
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NEC Launches Open RAN cloud-native virtualized software suite to extend the NEC Open Networks best of breed ecosystem
Sep 29, 2022 08:11 JST
NEC Corporation introduces its open virtualized RAN software suite to the international market.
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NEC Launches North American Innovation Hub for Open RAN
Sep 28, 2022 13:50 JST
NEC Corporation has created a North American 5G innovation unit in New Providence, New Jersey, to expand product development and cater to the growing global demand for Open RAN solutions.
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NEC Drives Expansion of All Optical Networks
Sep 15, 2022 16:24 JST
NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) is driving expansion of All Optical Networks with the introduction of its "SpectralWave WX Series," a lineup of open specifications-compliant, open optical transport products.
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NEC and Mavenir drive Open RAN forward with deployment of massive MIMO on Orange's 5G SA experimental network in France
Sep 07, 2022 15:36 JST
NEC Corporation and Mavenir have deployed massive MIMO (mMIMO) on Orange's 5G standalone (SA) experimental network.
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Virgin Media O2, NEC and Rakuten Symphony drive multi-vendor Open RAN innovation in the UK
Aug 30, 2022 17:05 JST
Virgin Media O2, NEC Corporation and Rakuten Symphony have announced their joint multi-vendor Open RAN deployment is entering the field phase, commencing with the activation of the first live sites in Virgin Media O2's commercial network.
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NEC and Fortinet enter global agreement to deliver end-to-end, high-performance security for 5G networks
Aug 23, 2022 18:04 JST
NEC Corporation, a leader in the integration of IT and network technologies, and Fortinet, a global leader in broad, integrated, and automated cybersecurity solutions, have entered a global agreement to jointly build secure 5G networks for communication service providers (CSPs).
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NEC Visionary Week 2022 to provide insights on the future of society and business
Aug 01, 2022 12:13 JST
NEC Corporation today announced the Global Program for NEC Visionary Week 2022.
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NEC to Build New Trans-Pacific Cable
Jul 21, 2022 10:50 JST
NEC Corporation today announced that it has been contracted by Seren Juno Network Co., Ltd., a company established by NTT Ltd Japan Corporation, PC Landing Corp. Mitsui & Co., Ltd. and JA Mitsui Leasing, Ltd. to build a trans-Pacific subsea fiber-optic cable, "JUNO Cable System," connecting California in the US with Chiba prefecture and Mie prefecture in Japan.
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NEC Corporation strengthens its partnership with Project Management Institute (PMI) in Asia Pacific to drive business agility
Jul 12, 2022 10:25 JST
NEC Corporation, a leading global IT and network transformation services provider, today announced a strategic partnership with Project Management Institute, the world's leading association for project management, to become a Disciplined Agile (DA) Consulting Partner.
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NEC Expands Global Solutions Delivery Capacity with Acquisition of Aspire Technology, a Network Solutions and System Integration Company
Jul 01, 2022 11:47 JST
NEC Corporation has further increased its capacity to deliver End-to-End Open RAN ecosystems, along with system design and integration for legacy networks, to operators globally with its agreement to acquire Aspire Technology Unlimited Company (Aspire Technology), headquartered in Dublin, Ireland.
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Milestone of THz Communication
Jun 29, 2022 15:48 JST
Scientists from a project coordinated by Technische Universitat Braunschweig in Germany and Waseda University in Japan with ten other partners from five countries have succeeded for the first time worldwide in developing a bidirectional THz radio link that can be connected as a "backhaul" to the data network of mobile radio providers.
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Infinera and NEC to Modernize Neutral Networks' Mexico to United States Fiber Optic Network with Industry-leading ICE6 800G Solution
Jun 29, 2022 14:35 JST
Infinera and NEC Corporation announced today that Neutral Networks deployed Infinera's ICE6 technology for its new transnational neutral fiber optic network NEXT.
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Hokkaido University and NEC conclude an agreement for developing spatial sensing to combat the spread of illness
Jun 28, 2022 14:53 JST
Hokkaido University and NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) have concluded a collaborative agreement to promote the realization of a "safe and secure society through spatial sensing"(1) that helps to prevent the spread of illness.
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NEC Australia to Participate in the Open RAN Pilot Workgroup to Transform Regional Mobile Coverage
Jun 17, 2022 08:38 JST
NEC Australia, a wholly-owned subsidiary of NEC Corporation and a leading Australian ICT solutions and services firm, was selected to participate in Phase One of the Department of Regional New South Wales (DRNSW) Mobile Coverage Project (MCP) Active Sharing Partnership leveraging Open RAN technologies.
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Kagome and NEC establish a joint venture in Portugal to provide farming support for processed tomatoes using AI
Jun 15, 2022 12:37 JST
Kagome Co., Ltd. and NEC Corporation will establish DXAS Agricultural Technology, a joint venture in Portugal to provide farming support for processed tomatoes using AI. Establishment is scheduled for July of this year.
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Introducing a Transceiver that Can Tap into the Higher Frequency Bands of 5G Networks
Jun 15, 2022 12:10 JST
A novel phased-array beamformer for the 5G millimeter wave (mmWave) band has been recently developed by researchers at Tokyo Tech and NEC Corporation.
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NEC collaborates with DOCOMO and NTT on 6G experimental trials
Jun 06, 2022 15:33 JST
NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) today announced that it has agreed to collaborate with NTT DOCOMO, INC. (DOCOMO) and NIPPON TELEGRAPH AND TELEPHONE CORPORATION (NTT) on 6th generation mobile communication system (6G) experimental trials.
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NEC becomes the first IT service provider to offer a connection point to Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute from its own data center
Jun 06, 2022 12:13 JST
NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) today announced that the company will establish a connection point to Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute through a dedicated private network fiber connection to Azure provided by the NEC Inzai Data Center in Japan from June 2022.
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The Ajinomoto Foundation, Sysmex, and NEC initiate a cross-industry co-creation project to improve maternal and child health and nutrition in the Republic of Ghana
May 27, 2022 08:52 JST
The Ajinomoto Foundation, Sysmex Corporation, and NEC Corporation are set to commence initiatives for a co-creation project to improve maternal and child health and nutrition in the Republic of Ghana.
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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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