2020 Press Announcements

NEC Platforms Provides Highly Functional Bioplastic, "NeCycle," Helping To Solve Environmental Issues

May 27, 2020 - NEC Corporation announced that NEC Platforms has begun global sales of "NeCycle," a cellulosic, highly functional bioplastic that contains approximately 50% non-edible plant ingredients and biodegrades in natural environments in approximately four years.

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Appointment of Raffie Beroukhim to New Chief Experience Officer (CXO) Post

June 18, 2020 - NEC Corporation of America announces the appointment of Raffie Beroukhim to the newly created post of Chief Experience Officer (CXO), a leadership position focused on accelerating NEC's business transformation into a social value-creation engine using platform-based technology and services focused primarily on enhancing the customer experience.

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NEC Announces General Availability of the All-New UNIVERGE BLUE® CONNECT and ENGAGE in Canada

June 15, 2020 - NEC Corporation announces the general availability of NEC UNIVERGE BLUE® CONNECT, a fully integrated and born-in-the-cloud unified communications as a service solution, and NEC UNIVERGE BLUE® ENGAGE, a contact center as a service solution for businesses of all sizes, in Canada.

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NEC Announces General Availability of the All-New UNIVERGE BLUE® CONNECT and ENGAGE in U.S. Markets

May 27, 2020 - NEC Corporation of America announces the general availability of NEC UNIVERGE BLUE® CONNECT, a fully integrated and born-in-the-cloud UCaaS solution, and NEC UNIVERGE BLUE® ENGAGE, a CCaaS solution for businesses of all sizes.

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CRN Awards NEC with a 5-Star Rating in the 2020 CRN® Partner Program Guide

April 28, 2020 - NEC Corporation of America has received a 5-Star rating from CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, in its 2020 Partner Program Guide for its Smart Partner channel program.

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NEC & Intermedia Announce Strategic Global Partnership to Deliver Cloud Communications, Collaboration, and Contact Center Solutions

April 21, 2020 - NEC and Intermedia launches NEC UNIVERGE BLUE® CONNECT, a fully integrated and born-in-the-cloud UCaaS solution, and NEC UNIVERGE BLUE® ENGAGE, a CCaaS solution for businesses of all sizes.

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NEC & Sharp Announce Joint Venture To Combine Display Solution Businesses

March 25, 2020 - NEC Corporation and Sharp Corporation have agreed to create a joint venture by combining NEC Display Solutions, Ltd., a subsidiary of NEC, with Sharp.

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Rakuten Mobile & NEC Begin Production Of Open RAN 5G Radio Equipment

March 24, 2020 - Rakuten Mobile, Inc. and NEC Corporation announced that production of the 5th generation mobile communications system (5G) radio unit (RU) jointly developed by the two companies has started at NEC Platforms, Ltd.'s Fukushima Plant, and the first unit has been shipped.

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NEC Launches Network Connect, AI-Driven Intelligent Call Routing and Voice Network Monitoring for Enterprises Business

March 4, 2020 - NEC Corporation of America, a leading provider and integrator of advanced IT, communications, networking and biometric solutions, today announced the launch of Network Connect.

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NEC Achieves ISO 9001:2015 Certification For Its Biometric Center Of Excellence

February 19, 2020 - NEC Corporation of America announced that its Advanced Recognition Systems division has achieved ISO 9001:2015 certification for its Biometric Center of Excellence in Rancho Cordova, California.

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NEC Holds No.1 Position As Worldwide Market Leader In The Global Call Control Market

February 18, 2020 - NEC announced that it once again is the leading vendor in the global UC Call Control market, holding the no.1 position as worldwide market leader in T3i Group's latest InfoTrack Enterprise Communications report for Q3 2019.

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NEC & Altiostar Collaborate To Advance Open vRAN Deployments For 4G & 5G

January 27, 2020 - NEC Corporation and Altiostar Networks announced a collaboration to accelerate the deployment of 4G/5G open vRAN solutions that will help service providers to improve quality of experience, enhance spectral efficiency and significantly reduce total cost of ownership.

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NEC Develops Millimeter-wave Distributed Antenna Radio Unit Improving The Channel Quality For Indoor 5G Applications

January 24, 2020 - NEC Corporation announced the development of millimeter-wave distributed antennas for the efficient use of 5G millimeter-wave spectrum (28GHz band) for the first time.

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NEC Qualifies 20 Fiber Pair Subsea Telecom Cable Systems, With Further Advances Soon

January 15, 2020 - NEC Corporation and its subsidiary OCC Corporation announced that they have completed full qualification of subsea repeaters and optical cable containing up to 20 fiber pairs (40 fibers), a 25% improvement in fiber count over 16 fiber pair systems previously built by NEC.

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