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 delivers tailored solutions in the fields of computer, networking, and electron devices. The company was established in 1899 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. The NEC Group employs more than 140,000 people worldwide.
NEC to Inflate SAP Business ByDesign Tires
Written By: Predrag Jakovljevic
Published On: January 17 2014
A new offering, NEC Global Localization Package for SAP Business ByDesign, will leverage the cloud ERP solution from SAP and the cloud deployment capabilities from NEC to offer subsidiaries of large corporations and SMEs a solution for gaining insights into real-time enterprise-wide operations.
NEC Pulls Packard Bell PCs in US
Written By: R. Krause
Published On: November 10 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 22 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.
FlexProcess ERP is designed for process manufacturers in industries such as pharmaceutical, life sciences, rubber manufacturing, food and beverage, and chemical. It provides information on production capacities and scheduling, and can recalculate available-to-promise information based on scheduling changes. FlexProcess offers process modeling and production management, inventory management, planning and scheduling, purchasing, costing and financials, and customer order management functionality. It also uses object linking and embedding, and has open architecture and design.
Marcam Solutions: Shifting its Focus to MES
Written By: Predrag Jakovljevic
Published On: November 1 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
Written By: Jane Affleck
Published On: December 16 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 20 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.