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NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) is one of the world's leading providers of Internet, broadband network and enterprise business solutions dedicated to meeting the specialized needs of a diversified global base of customers. NEC delivers tailored solutions in the key fields of computer, networking and electron devices, by integrating its technical strengths in IT and Networks, and by providing advanced semiconductor solutions through NEC Electronics Corporation. The NEC Group employs more than 150,000 people worldwide.

NEC is the winner of 2010 Frost & Sullivan Malaysia Telecoms Award in Enterprise Telephony Vendor of the Year category.

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Prima BioMed Progresses Japanese Collaboration
Prima BioMed Ltd (ASX: PRR) (NASDAQ: PBMD) today announces important progress in its collaboration with NEC Corporation and Yamaguchi University in Japan. In this collaboration, first announced in May 2015, Prima's IMP321 Antigen Presenting Cell activator (APC) is being combined with a therapeutic vaccine for different carcinoma types that was developed at Yamaguchi University.

Unified Communication Market Is Expected to Witness Rapid Growth, Will Reach $75.81 Billion by 2020: Grand View Research, Inc.
The global unified communication market is expected to reach USD 75.81 billion by 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. Increase in mobile workforce as well as enterprise mobility is expected to favorably impact the global market over the next six years. Growing demand and proliferation of smartphones is also expected to fuel market growth over the forecast period.

Facial Recognition Market to Reach USD 2.19 Billion by 2020 Globally -- Transparency Market Research
ALBANY, NY--(Marketwired - May 14, 2015) - According to a new market research report “Facial Recognition Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2014 - 2020,” published by Transparency Market Research, the global market for facial recognition is forecast to reach USD 2.19 billion by 2019

Cable Color selects Transmode for high capacity network in Honduras
Stockholm, Sweden - 12th May 2015 - Transmode, a global supplier of packet optical networking solutions, today announced that, through its partnership with NEC, it has delivered a new high-capacity network to Cable Color in Honduras. The new packet-optical network has been deployed to meet rapidly expanding capacity demands.

Prima BioMed Announces Japanese Collaboration
Prima BioMed Ltd (ASX: PRR) (NASDAQ: PBMD) ("Prima" or the "Company") announces a collaboration with NEC Corporation and Yamaguchi University for Immutep's IMP321 in combination with a peptide vaccine developed by NEC and Yamaguchi University.

Fusion Honored by NEC for Cloud Solution Innovation
NEW YORK, NY and IRVING, TX--(Marketwired - April 13, 2015) - Fusion (NASDAQ: FSNN) announced today that NEC Corporation of America (NEC) has awarded the company with its 2014 Solutions Innovator Award

E.ON and NEC Lead Strategic Investment in Space-Time Insight
Space-Time Insight, the leading provider of situational intelligence solutions, today announced that E.ON SE (XETRA: EOAN), one of the largest global energy suppliers, and NEC Corporation (NEC) (TSE: 6701), a leading provider of innovative IT, network and communications products and solutions, have led an $8M investment in the company

NetCracker Redefines the Economics of Network and IT Infrastructure Management and Customer Experience with the Launch of Revolutionary NetCracker 10 Suite
Business Wire IndiaNetCracker Technology announced the launch of its latest product suite, NetCracker 10, which combines capabilities in virtualization, cloud-based delivery of applications, embedded analytics and biometrics onto a single, unified platform

MPEG LA Expands HEVC License Coverage
Business Wire IndiaMPEG LA, LLC has announced that the coverage of its HEVC Patent Portfolio License has been updated to conform with recent revisions to the HEVC standard as defined in Recommendation ITU-T H.265 v2 (10/2014) (see

NEC and NetCracker Complete Highly Successful SDN-Enabled vCPE Trial at Telekom Austria Group
Business Wire IndiaNEC Corporation (TSE: NEC 6701) and NetCracker Technology announced today that Telekom Austria Group, the largest telecommunications group in Austria, has successfully completed its in-depth trial of the NEC/NetCracker end-to-end virtual customer-premises equipment (vCPE) solution

Toshiba Announces Commercial Production of FFSA(TM) for NEC iPASOLINK(TM) Microwave Backhaul Products
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Baanto(TM) and NEC Display Solutions Unveil Multi-Touch Large Format Displays for Reliable Use in Busy Environments
Baanto International Inc. announces that NEC Display Solutions Europe has added the innovative ShadowSense touch technology to five displays in its Professional (P) Series large format range available in sizes from 40- to 80-inches

IntelePeer SIP Trunking Earns Certification With NEC Corporation of America
IntelePeer, a leading provider of on-demand, cloud-based communications, today announced that IntelePeer CoreCloud™ SIP Trunking services have been certified for interoperability with NEC Corporation of America's (NEC) UNIVERGE® SV8100 and SV9100 unified communications solutions. NEC is a leading technology integrator providing solutions that improve the way people work and communicate

Space-Time Insight and NEC Announce Smart Energy Partnership
Space-Time Insight, the leading provider of next-generation situational intelligence solutions, and NEC Corporation (NEC)(TSE: 6701) have announced the formation of a partnership for the smart energy market.

Image Recognition (OCR, Object, Pattern Matching, Barcode/ QR, Facial) Market - Global Forecasts to 2019
Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Image Recognition Market by Method & Application - Worldwide Market Forecast (2014-2019)" report to their offering.

NEC Launches UNIVERGE® SV9000 Series Communications Servers
NEC Corporation (NEC) (TOKYO: 6701) has announced the launch of the UNIVERGE SV9000 series, its latest line of communications servers. The new offerings include the SV9100, SV9300, and SV9500 platforms, which serve a range of customers from small and mid-sized businesses (SMBs) to large enterprise customers

MPEG LA Offers HEVC Patent Portfolio License
MPEG LA, LLC has announced the availability of the HEVC Patent Portfolio License (“HEVC License”). The joint license includes patents that are essential to the High Efficiency Video Coding standard (HEVC, also known as H

NEC India Showcases Solutions to Empower Smart Enterprises
NEC India Pvt. Ltd, a leading network and IT solutions provider held a press conference announcing its smart enterprise solution strategy and officially launching the latest generation of its Unified Communications and Collaboration (UC&C) software, UNIVERGE 3C

NEC Uses eASIC to Optimize iPasolink Microwave Products
eASIC Corporation, a provider of Single Mask Adaptable ASIC™ devices has announced that NEC Corporation, a provider of leading solutions in the microwave backhaul market, is using eASIC’s Nextreme-2 product to optimize the performance and power of key functionality in their iPasolink backhaul products.

MPEG LA Announces License Terms for High Efficiency Video Coding (HEVC/H.265)
MPEG LA, LLC announced today that a group of 25 companies have agreed on HEVC license terms expected to issue as part of an HEVC Patent Portfolio License in early 2014. A summary is attached. Final agreements are yet to be concluded.

Frost & Sullivan: Evolving Threat Landscape, Changing Business Dynamics, Collaboration and Convergence to Drive Cyber Security in the Middle East
Increased Internet penetration in the Middle East (ME) has given rise to numerous sophisticated attacks on the IT infrastructure in the last couple of years. Recent malware attacks in the region have put organisations on high alert and, as a result, the network security market is poised for strong growth rates

NEC and Maestro Wireless Form Strategic Partnership for M2M Business
NEC Corporation (NEC) (TSE: 6701), a leader in the integration of IT and network technologies, and Maestro Wireless Solutions Limited (Maestro Wireless), a Hong Kong-based provider of M2M modules, gateways and solutions, today announced a strategic partnership for exploring Machine to Machine (M2M) business opportunities across the globe.

NEC Adopts Real Intent Automatic Verification to Improve Design Quality
SUNNYVALE, CA and YOKOHAMA, JAPAN--(Marketwired - November 11, 2013) - Real Intent, Inc., a leading provider of early RTL functional verification solutions, today announced that NEC Corporation ("NEC") has adopted the Ascent™ Implied Intent Verification (IIV) product from Real Intent for its LSI design flow. NEC uses Ascent IIV to verify the RTL for LSI designs used in communication systems

LTU Technologies Partner with NEC Asia Pacific: Image Recognition Project
LTU technologies (LTU), a pioneer of image recognition technology, today announced a partnership with NEC Asia Pacific (based in Singapore, APAC regional headquarter of NEC Corporation) to work on a large-scale image recognition project based in Singapore.

NEC Releases UNIVERGE 3C Version 8.5
NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) today announced the availability of version 8.5 of its UNIVERGE 3C Unified Communications & Collaboration (UC&C) software platform

NEC Wins Papua Cable System in Indonesia
NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) and PT. NEC Indonesia have signed a contract with PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia, Tbk ("PT Telkom") to construct the Papua Cable System, a high-bandwidth optical submarine cable system that will connect Indonesia's Papua Provinces on the island of New Guinea

NEC Develops Technology for Instantly Estimating Internet and Mobile Network Communications Speeds
NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) has developed a new technology that estimates the transmission speed of internet and mobile network communications (3G and LTE), enabling the provision of high quality services based on transmission speeds.In recent years, Internet and mobile network services have been increasing their high capacity data communications, such as streaming video and rich content

Wave EMBASSY Software Adopted by NECPC for the Japanese Market
Wave Systems Corp. (NASDAQ: WAVX), the Trusted Computing Company, announced that NEC Personal Computers (NECPC), the dominant PC manufacturer in Japan, is bundling Wave's EMBASSY Security Center (ESC) client software on its Mate MB series of desktops. Mate MB, which is designed by NECPC for NEC Corporation, is popular with SMBs and within the enterprise

NEC Announces Consolidated Financial Reports for First Quarter Fiscal Year Ending March 31, 2014
NEC Group recorded consolidated net sales of 640.1 billion yen for the three months ended June 30, 2013, an increase of 8.6 billion yen (1.4%) year-on-year. This increase was mainly due to increased sales from the Public business and the Enterprise business.Regarding profitability, operating income (loss) worsened by 13.9 billion yen year-on-year, to an operating loss of 21

NEC Reviews Mobile Handset Business
NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) is reviewing the mobile phone handset business operated by NEC CASIO Mobile Communications, Ltd. in order to accelerate its growth strategy focused on the "Social Solutions Business," which provides advanced social infrastructure capitalizing on information and communications technologies (ICT)

MTS and NEC Launch SaaS Application Marketplace in Russia
NEC Corporation today announced the launch of an SaaS application marketplace for small to medium-sized businesses in Russia. The "Light Office" business app store is the result of a collaboration between NEC Neva Communications Systems (NEC Neva) and Mobile TeleSystems (MTS), the leading telecommunication operator in Russia and the CIS

HP and NEC Expand Enterprise Computing Alliance to Deliver Increased Reliability, Innovation to Customers
HP and NEC today announced the expansion of a strategic global alliance to collaborate on joint engineering for mission-critical and blade servers that will increase technology innovation, investment protection and solution choice for enterprise clients

Morphlabs and NEC form Partnership to Deliver Breakthrough Cloud Solutions to Service Providers
Morphlabs, Inc. (Morphlabs; CEO and founder, Winston Damarillo), a U.S.-based cloud solution provider, and NEC Corporation (NEC; Tokyo Stock Exchange: 6701) today announced the availability of pre-configured and certified mCloud Solutions with NEC Express5800 servers

2013 Wimbledon Wheelchair Doubles Event - Part of the NEC Wheelchair Tennis Tour
NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) announced today that 16 of the world's top wheelchair tennis players will participate in the 2013 Wimbledon Wheelchair Doubles Event in London on 5-7 July. Four men's doubles and four women's doubles pairs will contest the event, which is one of the four Grand Slam tournaments on the NEC Wheelchair Tennis Tour

Southeast Asia-Japan [SJC] Cable System Strengthens Connectivity in 7 Territories
The SJC Parties, today announced that the Southeast Asia-Japan Cable (SJC) system is now operational. The system, supplied by TE SubCom and NEC Corporation provides connectivity to key destinations to meet the growing bandwidth requirement in the region and allow for cost effective and resilient connectivity to other submarine cable systems

NEC Enhances Digital Cinema in Brazil
NEC Corporation (NEC: TSE 6701) has signed a partnership agreement to provide digital projection systems to Moviecom and Cineflix, two of Brazil's leading digital cinema chains.Under the agreement, NEC Latin America, a wholly-owned NEC subsidiary, will supply 100 digital projection systems to Moviecom within the next twelve months

NEC to Provide iPASOLINK EX to Poland's Leading Broadcast Network Operator
NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) was selected by Poland's leading broadcast network operator, EmiTel Sp. z o.o., to provide iPASOLINK EX, NEC's outdoor, integrated, ultra-compact microwave communications system supporting 70-80GHz band communications (E-Band)

NEC Participates in LTE World Summit 2013
NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) announced today its participation in the LTE World Summit 2013, the 9th successive year of this event, from June 24-26, at the Amsterdam RAI, Netherlands

NEC, NEC New Zealand and the Institute of Environmental Science & Research complete collaborative evaluation of Portable DNA Analyzer
NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) and NEC New Zealand carried out a field trial with the Institute of Environmental Science & Research Limited (ESR) to evaluate NEC's Portable DNA Analyzer that is currently under development. This Analyzer extracts and analyzes human DNA for personal identification purposes

Transfer of MR Sensor (Magneto-resistance Sensor) Business from NEC to Murata completed
Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. (Murata; TSE: 6981) completed the transfer of the MR (Magneto-resistance) sensor business from NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) and NEC Yamanashi, Ltd. (NEC Yamanashi)

NEC Signs Mobile Backhaul Contract with Tele2 for Expansion and Upgrade across Europe and Russia
NEC Corporation announced that NEC Europe Ltd. (NEC), a wholly owned subsidiary, has signed a multi-million, multi-year global framework contract giving Tele2 Sverige AB the possibility to expand and upgrade Tele2's mobile access network in 10 countries across Europe.Starting in Russia, NEC will provide its innovative iPASOLINK series of microwave radio solutions

Fujitsu, NTT and NEC Launch Joint R&D for World's Top-Level, 400Gbps-class Optical Transmissions Technology
Fujitsu Limited (Fujitsu), Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (NTT) and NEC Corporation (NEC) today announced the commencement of joint research and development toward making the world's top-level,400Gbps/channel-class digital coherent optical transmissions technology(1)

PLDT Partners with NEC Philippines for Cloud Solutions
Telecoms leader PLDT has partnered with NEC Philippines, Inc., wholly-owned subsidiary of Japan's NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701), to enhance its portfolio of cloud services with the launch of its own cloud infrastructure

EB MIMO OTA Test System Implemented Successfully at NEC Casio Mobile Communications
Elektrobit (EB) (Elektrobit Corporation NASDAQ-OMX: EBC1V,) a developer of cutting-edge embedded technology solutions for the wireless and automotive industries, announces the successful implementation of the MIMO Over-The-Air (OTA) test system at NEC CASIO Mobile Communications, Japan's premier technology company, based on EB Propsim F8 radio channel emulators and an anechoic chamber

NEC makes Polkomtel's mobile access network LTE ready with iPASOLINK
NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) has signed a multiple-year frame contract to supply Polkomtel, one of Poland's leading mobile operators, with its iPASOLINK series in order to rebuild a nationwide mobile access network over the next three years

NEC Develops High Voltage, Long Life Manganese Lithium-Ion Battery
NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) developed a next generation manganese lithium-ion battery prototype featuring cathodes that support high voltage operations and an electrolyte solution that improves the stability of high voltage operations. These developments are expected to help increase the range of electric vehicles in the future while reducing the weight of batteries

NEC Provides Traffic Control System for the Shin-Tomei Expressway
NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) is providing the Central Nippon Expressway Company Limited (NEXCO Central) with traffic control systems for the Shin-Tomei Expressway that opened in April 2012

NEC Develops Technologies for High Speed, Scalable Processing of Big Data and Composite Events
NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) has developed and tested real time big data processing technologies that maintain high speed, scalable processing even for events that require sophisticated analysis

NEC Develops World's First Ultra High Capacity 20Tbps Optical Signal Switching Device using Silicon Integrated Optical Switches
NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) has developed an optical switching device capable of changing between a variety of transmission paths (routes) using silicon photonic technologies (optical circuits using silicon-based semiconductors) with ultra high capacity 20Tbps optical signals

NEC Provides New Fault Tolerant Servers with 1.5 times the Processing Performance of Existing Models
NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) announced the launch of its two new "NEC Express5800/ft series" fault tolerant servers(1) based on the Intel(R) Xeon(R) E5-2600 product family, the mid-range "NEC Express5800/R320c-M4," which achieves a 50% performance gain over the existing mid-range model(2), and the "NEC Express5800/R320c-E4" entry model

Cyber Innovation Labs and NEC Corporation of America Bring to Market Their Proven "Cloud in a Vault" Solution
Cyber Innovation Labs, LLC (CIL), a premier enterprise-class managed Infrastructure-as-a-Service provider, and NEC Corporation of America (NEC), unveil a paradigm shift for Cloud computing at the Cloud Connect Conference and Expo in Chicago September 10-13

NEC Provides New Solution for Retail Stores Worldwide
NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) is providing a new solution for retail shops, such as convenience stores and drug stores, throughout international markets that include China, Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand.This solution provides a comprehensive range of system coverage for both retail stores and company headquarters

NEC Adds New Ultra-Compact iPASOLINK 100E Product to its Packet Microwave Portfolio
NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) announced today the launch of iPASOLINK 100E as the latest addition to its iPASOLINK portfolio of transport network solutions.Network operators can benefit from iPASOLINK 100E's high capacity microwave transmission with cutting edge Carrier Ethernet capabilities and low cost of ownership due to its ultra-compact hardware design

NEC Video Surveillance Technologies Enable Three Times More Coverage
NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) has developed and tested large scale video processing technologies that can process advanced video analysis such as facial recognition and human identification three times more efficiently than conventional technologies on a single server

NEC Technologies Support Rural Development in India
NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) and the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) are to begin studies in support of "smart village" development in agricultural areas of India. The study seeks to improve living conditions for the most needy residents of rural areas as part of the JICA's "BOP Business Feasibility Study Assistance

NEC Develops Encryption Technology to Provide High-Speed Secure Communications for Sensor Devices
NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) has developed high-speed, light-weight encryption technology to provide secure communications for information exchanged via sensor devices.A large volume of information is now transmitted via sensor devices, such as surveillance cameras and GPS terminals, and some of this "big data" faces issues with privacy

Fujitsu, NTT DOCOMO, NEC, and Fujitsu Semiconductor Agree on Communications Platform Device Joint Venture
Fujitsu Limited, NTT DOCOMO, INC., NEC Corporation, and Fujitsu Semiconductor Limited today announced their agreement to form a joint venture to focus on the development and sales of semiconductor products with built-in modem functions for use in communications equipment

NEC Corporation Completes CSG's Technology Solutions Business Acquisition
NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) today confirmed completion of the acquisition of CSG's Technology Solutions business, following Foreign Investment and Review Board (FIRB) approval and finalisation of several standard sales conditions

MTS and NEC Provide Femto Services to Companies in Siberia
NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) announced today that Mobile TeleSystems OJSC ("MTS" - NYSE: MBT), the leading telecommunications provider in Russia and the CIS, together with NEC Neva Communications Systems (NEC Neva), a subsidiary of NEC Europe, is providing a new femtocell service in Siberia

Cyber Development Group Launches Its Third Enterprise Cloud Center
Cyber Development Group International ("CDGI") announces the launch of its third cloud based enterprise-computing center and dedicated workplace/operations recovery facility at its Mt. Prospect, IL campus. The new facility, Enterprise Cloud Computing Center 3 ("ECCC 3"), will deploy with SSAE 16 SOC1 and SCO2 in conjunction with PCI level-2 certifications

NEC to Exhibit at CES 2012
NEC Corp. (NEC; TSE: 6701) announced today its participation in the "2012 International CES" (CES), the world's largest consumer technology tradeshow, from January 10-13, 2012 in Las Vegas

NEC wins Asia Pacific Gateway (APG) Submarine Cable System
NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE6701) announced today the signing of a multi-million dollar supply contract with the global consortium of communications companies, including NTT Communications, KT, Chunghwa Telecom, and others, to construct the Asia PacificGateway (APG) system, a high-bandwidth optical submarine cable system that will link 9 countries and territories in Asia

NEC Develops Super-resolution Technologies for Fine Magnification of Surveillance Camera Images
NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) announced today the development of super-resolution technologies for fine magnification of surveillance camera images, including persons' faces and license plates.Until now, existing technologies required numerous still images from a video in order to improve a subject's resolution and enable its magnification

World's First Successful Demonstration of Multi-Vendor Equipment Interoperability in Transmitting 100 Gigabit Ethernet Signals over an Optical Network
Fujitsu Ltd, NEC Corp., and Anritsu Corp. today jointly announced that, in field tests, for the first time in the world they successfully demonstrated interoperability testing for optical network interface technology allowing telecommunications carriers to connect to each other at 100 Gigabit-class speeds, some 2.5- to 10-times faster than current speeds

Telefonica and NEC Start Cloud Computing Services in Argentina
NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) announced today that Telefonica has launched "APLICATECA" in Argentina, cloud services using NEC's cloud platform.In February 2011, Telefonica selected NEC as a strategic partner to promote cloud computing in Latin America

NEC Corporation (Thailand) Appoints New President
NEC Corporation (Thailand) Ltd announced today the appointment of Hitoshi Sato as its new President. Mr. Sato replaces Shin Sakamoto, who was the President since April 2009.

NEC's Kaoru Kenyoshi Named to the Board of Directors of ETSI
NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) announced today that Kaoru Kenyoshi, NEC Europe (London) has been appointed to the Board of Directors of ETSI, the European Telecommunications Standards Institute, during their 58th General Assembly held in Cannes, France on the 29th and 30th of November 2011. Mr

NEC Provides PASOLINK to TELKOMSEL, the Largest Mobile Telecom Operator in Indonesia
NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) announced today the conclusion of a comprehensive three year supply agreement for PASOLINK, NEC's ultra-compact microwave communications system, with TELKOMSEL, Indonesia's largest mobile telecom operator. The PASOLINK system will mainly contribute to the expansion of TELKOMSEL'S suburban Internet infrastructure

Tensilica Signs RacyICs as New Authorized Design Center Partner for IC Design
Tensilica®, Inc. today announced that RacyICs has become an authorized design center partner and joined Tensilica's Xtensions™ partner network. RacyICs offers integrated circuit design, verification and implementation services.

NEC Extends Sponsorship of Wheelchair Tennis
NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) announced today that it has renewed its sponsorship agreement with ITF as title sponsor of the Wheelchair Tennis Tour and year-end Wheelchair Tennis Masters for a further two years, 2012-13.NEC celebrated 20 years of partnership with the ITF in 2011

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