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Star Alliance, NEC and Sita Sign Teaming Agreement, Paving the Way to Expand Touchless Journeys Across Member Airlines
Jun 16, 2021 13:15 JST
Frequent flyer program customers of Star Alliance member airlines will soon be able to use their biometric identity across any participating airline at any participating airport following a new agreement between the world's largest airline alliance, NEC Corporation and SITA.
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Vodafone names NEC as a key partner for 5G massive MIMO radio units supporting commercial deployment of Open RAN in the UK
Jun 15, 2021 14:22 JST
NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) announced today that it has been named as a key partner by Vodafone in the UK for supplying 5G massive MIMO radio units (RU) for the operator's initiative to build one of the largest commercial Open Radio Access Networks (RAN) in the world.
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Fujitsu to Initiate On-Site Vaccinations for Employees in Japan
Jun 15, 2021 10:59 JST
Fujitsu Limited today announced that in accordance with the Japanese government's COVID-19 vaccination policy targeting a June 21, 2021 start for large companies and universities, Fujitsu will initiate on-site inoculations for employees at select locations in Japan from June 29, 2021, supplementing efforts by local governments.
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Honda Announces the Establishment of Ashirase, Inc., a Startup Originated from IGNITION, a Honda New Business Creation Program
Jun 11, 2021 17:09 JST
Honda Motor Co., Ltd. today announced the establishment of Ashirase, Inc., the first business venture to originate from IGNITION, Honda's new business creation program.
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NEC upgrades its greenhouse gas reduction target to SBT1.5degC and joins RE100, a global renewable electricity initiative
Jun 11, 2021 10:02 JST
In 2017, NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) announced its climate change policy guidelines for 2050(1), aiming to reduce CO2 emissions from its direct business operations to become carbon neutral by 2050.
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Northgate Public Services to improve patient experience and outcomes with acquisition of Vantage Health
Jun 11, 2021 09:24 JST
NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) announced that Northgate Public Services (NPS), a wholly owned subsidiary of NEC, has acquired Vantage Health, which provides `Rego', an advanced digital solution to help healthcare providers reduce patient waiting times and cope with increased demand.
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Showa Denko Contracts with Seagate to Jointly Develop HAMR Technology-based HD Media
Jun 10, 2021 14:00 JST
Showa Denko K.K. (SDK; TSE:4004) has contracted with Seagate Singapore International Headquarters Pte. Ltd. (Seagate) to jointly develop next-generation hard disk (HD) media for data recording with Heat Assisted Magnetic Recording (HAMR*1) technology, which is a next-generation data recording method for hard disk drives (HDDs).
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The 10th edition of Big CIO Show virtually convened India's top CIOs
Jun 09, 2021 14:22 JST
The 10th edition of Big CIO Show - India gathered major stakeholders of India's technology ecosystem such as government think-tanks, technology experts and leading technology solution providers, to discuss the critical infrastructure, where digital transformation can help the nation boost economic competitiveness.
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DENSO and NTT DATA Complete Verification Test Using Vehicle and People Flow Data to Innovate the Mobility Experience
Jun 08, 2021 14:51 JST
DENSO and NTT DATA today announced that they have completed a joint verification test to improve mobility experiences using data on vehicle and people flows.
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Juniper Networks and NEC Build New Network for Herotel to Create South Africa's First Commercial Network Driven by Segment Routing
Jun 08, 2021 12:38 JST
Juniper Networks, AI-driven networks, and NEC Corporation, a leading global integrator of IT and network technologies, today announced that they have worked with Herotel, South Africa's largest fixed wireless service provider, to enable the country's first commercial network to deploy segment routing as part of a significant network upgrade initiative.
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