NEC Corporation (NASDAQ: NIPNY) (FTSE: 6701q.l) provides enterprise business solutions, Internet, and broadband network services to meet the specialized needs of its global base of customers. NEC d...
NEC Pulls Packard Bell PCs in US
Written By: R. Krause
Published On: November 1999
Japan's NEC Corp. plans a restructuring of its U.S. Packard Bell NEC unit that will result in layoffs of about 80 percent of the unit's staff, the departure of senior management and its withdrawal from the U.S. retail personal-computer market.
Packard Bell / NEC Leads Secure Etoken Deployment
Written By: Laura Taylor
Published On: October 1999
On October 19, Aladdin Knowledge Systems ( Nasdaq: ALDN ), a global leader in the field of Internet content and software security, announced with Packard Bell NEC International ( Nasdaq: NIPNY ), the leading brand of consumer PCs in Europe, an agreement to bundle approximately 50,000 eTokens on Packard Bell PCs. The eTokens, or Internet keys, will come in different colors so that all family members can have a unique color code. Retail shops in Belgium expect to have eTokenized PCs on their shelves by November.
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Marcam Solutions: Shifting its Focus to MES
Written By: Predrag Jakovljevic
Published On: November 1999
The envisioned integration with Wonderware's FactorySuite 2000 will allow Protean users to solve shop floor problems with all production data collected and made instantly available. We believe that within the next 4 years Marcam will gradually shift its focus to plant integration and operations applications, while de-emphasizing its financial and order management components and relying on interfaces with other ERP vendors.
Between Toyota and Sony: Japanese Software in the US Market
Published On: December 2008
Asprova, Japanese developer of production scheduler/advanced planning and scheduling (APS) solutions, is eager to break into the US market. The company is curious, however, and perhaps a bit puzzled by the fact that there seems to be hesitation in the US market about buying Japanese-made software. Considering the popularity of Japanese-made consumer electronics and computer accessories, (in 2007
A Forum for Wireless Standards…About time isn’t it?
Written By: P. Hayes
Published On: April 2000
A wireless standards forum has been needed for years, and given the wide array of vendors participating in the newly formed Mobile Wireless Internet Form (MWIF), we believe a global standard can be achieved and implemented quickly.
IFS to Launch IFS Touch Apps Partner Program
Published On: October 2012
After having announced the launch of a number of cloud mobile apps, and in keeping with the mobility theme, IFS announced the new IFS Touch Apps Partner Program at the IFS World Conference 2012 in Gothenburg, Sweden. The program, which is aimed at delivering new smartphone apps to IFS customers, will officially launch on November 15, 2012, and five partners have already signed on.