Jul 30, 2015

Fujitsu plunges into the red as PC sales fall

Fujitsu on Thursday warned that it plunged into the red in the April-June period on sluggish sales of personal computers and network equipment but said it will still meet its full-year profit target. The sprawling IT conglomerate fell into a ¥27.3 billion operating loss ...

Jan 19, 2015

Fujitsu nominates executive Tatsuya Tanaka as next president

Fujitsu Ltd. said on Monday it has nominated Tatsuya Tanaka, senior vice president in charge of Asian operations, as its new president, replacing Masami Yamamoto, who has promoted the firm’s structural reforms since taking the post in 2010. Tanaka, 58, will assume the presidency ...

Feb 5, 2014

Man nabbed for forging cards with stolen ATM data

Police on Wednesday arrested a former employee of Fujitsu Frontech Ltd. on charges of illegally obtaining data on users of Bank of Yokohama automated teller machines and forging cash cards based on the information. Toshikazu Akahoshi, 46, is a former division chief in the ...

Dec 24, 2013

Major computer makers enhancing Big Data services

Major computer makers, including Fujitsu Ltd. and NEC Corp., are enhancing their services for Big Data, meaning data collected very rapidly in large volumes from a variety of sources. Because Big Data services are seen as limitless and expected to achieve high growth, the ...

May 14, 2013

With yen at four-year low, Fujitsu to up PC prices

Fujitsu Ltd. plans to raise domestic prices for personal computers because the yen’s drop to a four-year low is boosting the cost of importing components. The price increases will take effect by July and apply to models released in the summer, Chief Financial Officer ...

May 10, 2013

Japan's next supercomputer to be 100 times faster than K

The science ministry has embarked on a quest to develop a next-generation supercomputer by 2020 that will be 100 times faster than K, Japan’s fastest supercomputer, ministry officials said. The Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology Ministry will seek funding to design the new ...

May 3, 2013

City in Fukushima to turn itself into 'smart community' with Fujitsu

Tohoku Electric Power Co. and Fujitsu Ltd. will join forces with the city of Aizuwakamatsu in Fukushima Prefecture to turn it into a “smart community” centered on renewable energy and engage residents in energy-saving efforts. Fujitsu will oversee the project, which will run through ...

Fujitsu phone takes pulse from face

Mar 19, 2013

Fujitsu phone takes pulse from face

A smartphone that can take a pulse by viewing people’s faces debuted Monday. Technology giant Fujitsu Ltd. plans to put the invention to practical use within a year, allowing people at work or at home to collect data for analysis without wearing special devices. ...