Tokyo, Mar 7, 2014 - (JCN Newswire) - NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701),
Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (NTT; TSE: 9432, NYSE: NTT), NTT
Communications Corporation (NTT Com), Fujitsu Limited (Fujitsu; TSE: 6702)
and Hitachi, Ltd. (Hitachi; TSE: 6501) today announced the development of
technologies that enable Software-Defined Networking (SDN,(1)) compatibility
for wide area networks, including platforms for comprehensively integrating
and managing multiple varieties of wide area network infrastructure and
general-purpose network control applications used with those platforms. These
technologies were developed through the "Open Innovation Over Network
Platforms" research and development project. Also known as the "O3 (O Three)
Project"(2), this initiative was launched in June 2013 based on research
consigned by the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communic... (more)
Generates highly accurate distribution industry demand forecasts and
production plans that can minimize inventory and maximize profits from retail
Tokyo, Mar 7, 2014 - (JCN Newswire) - Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today
announced that it has developed model predictive control technology
specifically intended for supply chain management. Using this technology, it
is possible to make successive revisions to plans based on multiple long-term
forecasting scenarios and to respond to sudden changes in demand.
Big data has made it possible to forecast demand with increasing accura... (more)
Tokyo, Mar 7, 2014 - (JCN Newswire) - Fujitsu Limited has been named among
the winners selected for the 2013 Diversity Management Selection 100, a
program established by Japan's Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI)
to recognize companies that promote diversity.
Fujitsu was recognized for a variety of reasons, including its consciousness
of the necessity to respect diversity, a tenet of the Fujitsu Way, the
Fujitsu Group's corporate philosophy. In addition, for its Diversity
Promotion Office, established with the full commitment of the company's top
management to promote... (more)
To help children from 12 countries across Latin America and Africa create a
Tokyo, Mar 6, 2014 - (JCN Newswire) - As an official FIFA partner(1), Sony
Corporation (hereafter "Sony") today announced the launch of "Dream Goal
2014", a special CSR program leading towards the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil,
in 12 countries including host country Brazil and across Latin America,
Africa and other regions.
Sony has been engaging in various efforts to support children around the
world and help shape a better, more sustainable community under its CSR
philosophy "For the Next Gen... (more)
Tokyo, Feb 24, 2014 - (JCN Newswire) - Honda continued the expansion of its
manufacturing operations in North America today, by celebrating the
production start of the redesigned 2015 Honda Fit at a new,
technologically-advanced automobile plant of Honda de Mexico, S.A. de C.V.
(HDM). The new plant in North America will increase Honda's ability to meet
customer demand for fuel-efficient subcompact models from within the region.
Honda celebrated with an event attended by Enrique Pena Nieto, president of
Mexico, and Takanobu Ito, president & CEO of Honda Motor Co., Ltd.
The start-u... (more)