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NEC hosts New Zealand Prime Minister Christopher Luxon
Jun 19, 2024 18:00 JST
NEC Corporation today announced that New Zealand's Prime Minister Christopher Luxon visited NEC's headquarters in Tokyo, where he toured the NEC Future Creation Hub, a customer experience center highlighting technologies and business.
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NEC develops compact millimeter-wave distributed antenna for Beyond 5G/6G through the development of a radio-over-fiber system enabling low power consumption
Jun 17, 2024 15:06 JST
NEC Corporation has successfully developed and demonstrated a radio-over-fiber system with a 1-bit fiber transmission method making it possible to affordably build stable millimeter-wave communication networks for Beyond 5G/6G.
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NEC announces external appointment of executive personnel
Jun 05, 2024 16:43 JST
NEC Corporation today announced that Hidetoshi Uriu joined NEC as Chief Investment Officer on June 1, 2024.
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Successful demonstration of a superconducting circuit for qubit control within large-scale quantum computer systems
Jun 03, 2024 17:58 JST
In support of the development of large-scale superconducting quantum computers, researchers with the National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), one of the largest public research organizations in Japan, in collaboration with Yokohama National University, Tohoku University, and NEC Corporation, proposed and successfully demonstrated a superconducting circuit that can control many qubits at low temperature.
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Celonis and NEC begin Proof of Concept Integrating Generative AI and Process Intelligence
May 28, 2024 19:20 JST
Celonis SE (Celonis) and NEC Corporation began a proof of concept in May this year to integrate NEC's high-performance Japanese language generative AI with Celonis market-leading process intelligence platform.
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NEC X Invests in Agtech Startup Verdi, Integrates AI-Powered Platform with NEC's Cropscope Smart Farming Initiative
May 23, 2024 10:20 JST
NEC X, the Silicon Valley innovation accelerator backed by NEC's portfolio of advanced technologies, today announced a new investment in Verdi Expeditions Inc., the world's first scalable platform for farm automation and personalized plant healthcare.
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NEC Leverages RISE with SAP and AI to Build Business AI in Move to the Cloud
May 17, 2024 10:19 JST
SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) and NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701; NEC) today announced NEC has selected SAP S/4HANA Cloud through the RISE with SAP solution, running on Amazon Web Services (AWS).
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NEC X Invests in Public Safety Startup Multitude Insights, Scaling AI-Powered Collaboration and Information Sharing for Law Enforcement
May 08, 2024 09:24 JST
NEC X, the Silicon Valley-based innovation accelerator and venture studio backed by global IT leader NEC, today announced a new investment in Multitude Insights, the provider of a transformative AI-powered solution enabling greater collaboration and faster case resolution for law enforcement agencies and first responders.
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NEC Develops High-speed Generative AI Large Language Models (LLM) with World-class Performance
Apr 24, 2024 12:25 JST
NEC Corporation has expanded its "NEC cotomi" generative AI services with the development of "NEC cotomi Pro" and "NEC cotomi Light," two new high-speed generative AI Large Language Models (LLM) featuring updated training data and architectures.
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NEC Strengthens Commitment to Space Industry with Investment in Seraphim Space Venture Fund II
Apr 22, 2024 14:09 JST
NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) today announced a strategic investment in "Seraphim Space Venture Fund II," a pioneering venture capital fund specializing in the space industry and operated by Seraphim Space, the most prolific investor globally in this domain.
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DOCOMO, NTT, NEC and Fujitsu Develop Top-level Sub-terahertz 6G Device Capable of Ultra-high-speed 100 Gbps Transmission
Apr 11, 2024 14:10 JST
NTT DOCOMO, INC., NTT Corporation, NEC Corporation and Fujitsu Limited jointly announced today the development of a top-level (1) wireless device capable of ultra-high-speed 100 Gbps transmissions in the 100 GHz and 300 GHz sub-terahertz bands.
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Transgene and NEC Present First Clinical Benefits of Neoantigen Cancer Vaccine, TG4050, in Head & Neck Cancer at AACR 2024
Apr 10, 2024 12:36 JST
Transgene, a biotech company that designs and develops virus-based immunotherapies for the treatment of cancer, and NEC Corporation, a leader in IT, network and AI technologies, announced that new data will be presented on TG4050, an individualized neoantigen cancer vaccine, at the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual Meeting in San Diego, CA.
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NEC white paper proposes comprehensive process workflow for the application of AI-driven personalized cancer vaccines
Apr 08, 2024 12:45 JST
NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) has released a white paper, "Towards the realization of AI drug development: Comprehensive process workflow for the commercial use of personalized cancer vaccines".
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NEC develops marketing strategy planning & effectiveness simulation technology using generative AI
Mar 25, 2024 09:08 JST
NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) has developed a marketing strategy planning & effectiveness simulation technology that utilizes generative AI to identify latent needs of customers and generate optimal measures.
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NEC and NTT successfully conduct first-of-its-kind long-distance transmission experiment over 7,000km using 12-core optical fiber
Mar 22, 2024 07:38 JST
NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) and NTT Corporation (NTT) today announced that they have successfully conducted a first-of-its-kind transoceanic-class 7,280km transmission experiment using a coupled 12-core multicore fiber(1), which consists of 12 optical signal transmission paths in a standard outer diameter optical fiber (0.125 mm).
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NEC and Tokyo Medical and Dental University use AI to assist self-care for chronic lower back pain
Mar 21, 2024 09:02 JST
NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) and Tokyo Medical and Dental University (TMDU) have developed a technology to support self-care for chronic non-specific lower back pain (CLBP) by using artificial intelligence (AI) to analyze image and interview data taken with smart devices.
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NEC and Skyloom to Pioneer 100 Gbps Space Optical Communications, Transforming Global Internet Connectivity
Mar 20, 2024 14:30 JST
NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) and Skyloom Global Corporation have joined forces to revolutionize space communications with the development of cutting-edge optical communication equipment for multi-orbit satellite networks.
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NEC named to list of Top 100 Global Innovators by Clarivate for 13th consecutive year
Mar 07, 2024 10:24 JST
NEC Corporation has been named to the list of Top 100 Global Innovators 2024 by Clarivate Plc., which selects companies and organizations that "sit at the very top of the global innovation ecosystem, with the most consistent above-the-bar innovation performance."
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Transgene, NEC, and BostonGene Expand Collaboration for Phase I/II Clinical Trial of Neoantigen Cancer Vaccine TG4050
Mar 05, 2024 08:05 JST
Transgene, NEC Corporation today announced the expansion of their collaboration for the randomized Phase I/II trial of TG4050, an individualized therapeutic vaccine for patients with head and neck cancers.
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Cisco, NEC and TIM Brazil improve TIM Brazil network quality with automation and advanced data analytics to enhance business customers experience
Mar 01, 2024 21:00 JST
Cisco and NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) announce their strategic collaboration with TIM Brazil, a leading operator in the Brazilian telecommunications sector.
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NEC Selected by NTT DOCOMO as a Virtualized Radio Access Network (vRAN) Vendor
Feb 26, 2024 16:54 JST
NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) today announced its selection by NTT DOCOMO, Inc. (DOCOMO) as a virtualized radio access network (vRAN) vendor for DOCOMO's nationwide 5G commercial network services.
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Clear Mobitel Successfully Deploys NEC 5G SA Cloud Native Core Network to Accelerate the Adoption of Innovative 5G Solutions in the UK and the Channel Islands
Feb 22, 2024 16:13 JST
Clear Mobitel Ltd., and NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) have announced the successful deployment of NEC's state-of-the-art 5G Standalone (SA) Cloud Native Core Network solution in the UK to accelerate the delivery and adoption of advanced 5G services.
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NEC UPF Achieves Industry-Leading High Performance in 5G Core Networks, reaching 1.3Tbps Throughput
Feb 22, 2024 15:10 JST
NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) has confirmed that its User Plane Function (UPF) for processing user data traffic in 5G core networks (5GC) has achieved an industry-leading throughput of 1.3Tbps per server on Intel servers with 4th generation Intel Xeon Scalable processors.
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NEC, Arm, Qualcomm, Red Hat, and Hewlett Packard Enterprise demonstrate Open vRAN and 5G Core UPF using Arm-based CPUs
Feb 21, 2024 13:09 JST
The collaboration led to a successfully integrated and demonstrable solution that is optimized for total cost of ownership (TCO) and power efficiency for both edge and data centers.
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NEC launches new User Plane Function (UPF) product for telecom operators, aiming to achieve networks for the Beyond 5G/6G era
Feb 21, 2024 10:33 JST
In April 2024, NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701), a leading global IT and network transformation services provider, will launch a new User Plane Function (UPF) product for telecom operators that can be used to process user data traffic in 5G core networks.
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NEC Develops AI Technology for Robotics Capable of Autonomous and Advanced Handling of Disorderly Placed Items
Feb 20, 2024 11:03 JST
NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) has developed AI technology for robotics that enables precise handling operations on unorganized and disorderly placed items.
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NEC Enhances Value Added Network Solution Suite to Boost Enterprise Digital Innovation
Feb 19, 2024 15:05 JST
NEC Corporation, a leading global IT and network transformation services provider, announced today that it will enhance the NEC Value Added Network Solution Suite by adding open enterprise network solutions to its portfolio, including AI-enabled network and security solutions to accelerate businesses' digital transformation (DX) and enable telecom monetization.
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NEC develops RAN autonomous optimization technology that dynamically controls 5G networks based on user terminal status
Feb 16, 2024 10:42 JST
NEC Corporation has developed a RAN autonomous optimization technology that dynamically controls 5G Radio Access Networks (RAN) according to the status of each user terminal, dramatically improving the productivity of applications, such as the remote control of robots and vehicles.
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NEC Face Recognition Technology Ranks First in NIST Accuracy Testing
Feb 08, 2024 14:48 JST
NEC Corporation today announced that its face recognition technology has been ranked the world's most accurate in a benchmark test conducted by the globally recognized U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST).
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