Upgraded ESG technology alliance drives changes

Taiwanese and Japanese companies jointly promote ESG with altruism as the core Geopolitical tensions in the Asia-Pacific region have triggered a crisis in global supply chains. Taiwan and Japan have recently expanded their collaborative efforts and exchanges in the technology field. Both markets share the characteristics of interdependence and complementarity. Thus, the two regions have close partnerships,…

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Japan accelerates digital transformation through private wireless

Nokia Industrial 5G fieldrouter launches to accelerate Japanese digital transformation Nokia today announced it is extending its Industrial portfolio of ruggedized devices with the launch of an Industrial 5G fieldrouter, supporting the local band and certified for the Japanese market. The fieldrouter will allow asset-intensive enterprises in the country to connect vehicles and equipment and…

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Most Japan enterprises increase ICT budget

The report also analyses the enterprise investment priorities across 30+ IT solution areas Driven by the need to realign their IT infrastructure in an evolving business environment in the post-peak COVID-19 era, 60 per cent of the enterprises* in Japan have increased their ICT budget in 2022 compared to 2021, reveals GlobalData, a leading data…

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Japan’s tourism sector gets a mission-critical boost

Interconnected TETRA communications extended to fifth major international airport. Motorola Solutions has extended the reach of interconnected communications to Kansai International Airport, the fifth major airport in the country to deploy mission-critical communications based on the TETRA standard. Motorola Solutions with its partner, Nippon Airport Radio Services Co. Ltd, recently deployed…

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PingPong deepens its partnership with JCB

PingPong will have established direct relationships with all six major international credit card networks. PingPong, a leading digital cross-border payment provider, recently entered a direct partnership with JCB, whereby its Hong Kong-based merchants will be able to receive online payments from JCB cardholders worldwide. With this latest agreement, PingPong will have…

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Accelerating 5G expansion in Japan

Fibocom 5G module FG360-JP completed NTT DOCOMO interoperability testing. Fibocom a provider of IoT (Internet of Things) wireless solutions and wireless communication modules, announces that the FG360-JP module has completed interoperability testing (IOT) with NTT DOCOMO and received certifications of JATE and TELEC. Customers in Japan are now able to leverage FG360-JP…

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The great resignation hits 91 per cent of Asia Pacific & Japan

The talent crunch is impacting organisation’s ability to digitally transform their businesses. A new study by SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) has found nine in ten (91 per cent) small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Asia Pacific & Japan (APJ) say workforce volatility, including the Great Resignation, has directly impacted their digital transformation…

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Akamai Data reveals increase in cyber attacks

15 per cent increase in malicious botnet attacks in China during the Lunar New Year. Akamai Technologies, Inc., the world’s most trusted solution to power and protect digital experiences, released today new data detailing the prevalence of malicious botnet attacks during the holiday season in Asia. That data found a 15…

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Shionogi partners with Cloudera to accelerate R&D

Discovery-based pharmaceutical company in Japan leverages Cloudera. Cloudera, the hybrid data cloud company, today announced that Japanese pharmaceutical company, Shionogi & Co., Ltd., has selected Cloudera to boost its data analytics capabilities for increased business performance and realize its vision of achieving data-driven innovation. Through this partnership, Shionogi hopes to democratize access…

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