NEC Corporation of America News http://www.necam.com/rss.cfm NEC Corporation of America is a leading technology provider of IT, network and visual display solutions. Empowered by innovation, its solutions, products and services are backed by the leadership and expertise of one of the most successful global companies, conducting business for more than 100 years. NEC Corporation of America delivers technology and professional services to carrier and both SMB and large enterprise clients across multiple vertical industries. en-us 30 May 2016 19:05:17 CDT CorporateCommunications@necam.com (Corporate Communications) <![CDATA[NEC HYDRAstor® HS Series Wins Top 2016 Award at 11th Annual Hot Companies and Best Products Award in Storage Solutions]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=1d633c2d-7433-4844-8c33-131d120bdecd http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=1d633c2d-7433-4844-8c33-131d120bdecd Irving, Texas -  May 26, 2016 -  NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading technology integrator of advanced IT, communications and networking solutions, today announced that its HYDRAstor HS Series deduplication storage solution won the Gold Award in the Storage Solutions category of Network Products Guide’s 11th Annual 2016 Hot Companies and Best Product Awards. These industry and peer awards from Network Products Guide are the world's premier information technology awards honoring achievements and recognition in every facet of the IT industry.  Winners will be honored June 27 during the annual dinner and presentations in San Francisco.    ]]> 26 May 2016 09:10:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC Announces Opening of Identity Solutions Office in Washington, D.C.]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=4ef3c534-6f75-4dc0-aeb3-f7476bb7ded5 http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=4ef3c534-6f75-4dc0-aeb3-f7476bb7ded5 Irving, Texas - May 16, 2016 - NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading provider and integrator of advanced IT, communications, networking, biometric identity, and multimodal biometric solutions, today announced that it is opening a new office in Washington, D.C. The significant new presence is a showcase for NEC's industry leading identity solutions and biometric technology dedicated to serve its many government customers and partners.]]> 16 May 2016 09:10:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC to Provide Facial Comparison Technology at John F. Kennedy International Airport]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=d9ef029e-41db-40dc-b39b-c679892b5dde http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=d9ef029e-41db-40dc-b39b-c679892b5dde Irving, Texas --  May 5, 2016 - NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading provider and integrator of advanced IT, communications, networking and biometric solutions, today announced that it is working with global information technology leader Unisys to provide the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) with facial comparison technology at John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK), New York City, to enhance the Air Entry process through accurate assurance of traveler identity. Unisys has integrated NEC's NeoFace Match facial recognition software into its overall solution.  ]]> 05 May 2016 09:10:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC's Kenichi Ohmichi named Project Team Leader with the OpenStack Community ]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=445d0033-c723-4199-8702-84d5dfc89171 http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=445d0033-c723-4199-8702-84d5dfc89171 Irving, Texas - April 22, 2016 - NEC Corporation of America (NEC). a leading provider and integrator of advanced IT, communications, networking and biometric solutions along with NEC Corporation, today announced that Mr. Kenichi Ohmichi, Senior Software Engineer, Global Solution Platform Center, NEC Corporation of America, has been named Project Team Leader (PTL) with the OpenStack Community's Quality Assurance (QA) Project. This is the first time that a Japanese national has been awarded this honor.]]> 22 Apr 2016 10:59:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC Combines Biometric Technologies with Azure IoT Technology to Create Powerful Solutions for Manufacturing and Retail]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=3fc7e032-ee9a-4884-820b-c1a7a4fdf0f4 http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=3fc7e032-ee9a-4884-820b-c1a7a4fdf0f4 Irving, Texas - April 21, 2016 - NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading provider and integrator of advanced IT, communications, networking and biometric solutions, today announced the demonstration of new Internet of Things (IoT) solutions for the manufacturing and retail industries. Built with Microsoft Azure IOT technology, both solutions will be on display at Hannover Messe 2016 trade fair, 25 - 29 April 2016, Hannover Exhibition Grounds, Hannover, Germany.]]> 21 Apr 2016 09:10:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC Tees Off with 2016 Volunteers of America Texas Shootout]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=e6e2df56-bb78-414c-bcef-7d329e5d8422 http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=e6e2df56-bb78-414c-bcef-7d329e5d8422 Irving, Texas - April 20, 2016 - NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading provider and integrator of advanced IT, communications, networking and biometric solutions, today announced that it is a major sponsor of the 2016 Volunteers of America Texas Shootout being held at Las Colinas Country Club April 25- May 1.  The Shootout is the only LPGA Tour event held in Texas and has commitments from 19 of the top 20 female golfers in the world.]]> 20 Apr 2016 09:10:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC Pushes Scalability Limits with Launch of Next Generation HYDRAstor HS6 Series Grid Storage System]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=78b9243f-f612-470e-b452-26f31f862064 http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=78b9243f-f612-470e-b452-26f31f862064 Irving, Texas  April 14, 2016 - NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading provider and integrator of advanced IT, communications, managed services and biometric solutions, today announced a new HYDRAstor HS6 Series, HS6-5000A, specifically designed to scale and meet the large archival requirements of data generating industries such as Media & Entertainment.]]> 14 Apr 2016 09:10:00 CDT <![CDATA[GAI and NEC Help U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement with Mobile Biometric Technology to Assist in Border Enforcement Efforts]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=d388285a-69ae-4256-8290-15968895934f http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=d388285a-69ae-4256-8290-15968895934f Irving, Texas and Cincinnati, OH, March, 28, 2016 -  NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading provider and integrator of advanced IT, communications, networking and biometric solutions, and Government Acquisitions, Inc. (GAI), a leading Federal Information Technology (IT) solutions provider and small business, today announced they have successfully delivered to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Mobile Identification (ID) Technology. The Mobile ID technology selected is NEC Corporation of America's NeoScan45® device.]]> 28 Mar 2016 09:10:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC Biometric Solution Re-examines Evidence in 2000 (and counting) Cold Cases]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=2c9264ac-76ca-45d9-8802-b5707ee6d512 http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=2c9264ac-76ca-45d9-8802-b5707ee6d512 Irving, Texas - March  24, 2016 - NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading technology integrator of advanced IT, networking, communications, and multimodal biometric solutions, today announced the results of its award winning Integra ID 5 latent fingerprint matching technologies as measured in actual use by WIN, (Western Identification Network), a consortium of western U.S. state and local law enforcement agencies. In 18 months of successful operations of the WIN Integra ID solution, all eight member states are reporting measurably elevated latent fingerprint and palm print hit rates.]]> 24 Mar 2016 09:10:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC's UNIVERGE BLUE is Top Cloud Solution for Second Year in Row ]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=42a857ab-ed73-4420-9169-aa62dbc21894 http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=42a857ab-ed73-4420-9169-aa62dbc21894 Irving, Texas - March 23, 2016 - NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading provider and integrator of advanced IT, communications, networking and biometric solutions, today announced with NEC Corporation, that its UNIVERGE BLUE Business Cloud Services UCaaS cloud-based solution  received the highest overall score in the annual Unified Communications mock Request for Proposal (RFP) session, "A UCaaS/Hybrid RFP: What Can Cloud Providers Deliver?," at the Enterprise Connect 2016 conference held at the Gaylord Palms Resort in Orlando, Florida, March 7-10.  Enterprise Connect is the leading conference and exposition on enterprise communications and collaboration.  NEC was also recognized last year at Enterprise Connect as the best cloud solution in the UCaaS/Hybrid RFP assessment session.]]> 23 Mar 2016 09:10:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC All Flash Array Makes SPC-1™ Top 10 With over 605K IOPS]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=229773c2-ce06-46d1-b04d-f7c08ff87640 http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=229773c2-ce06-46d1-b04d-f7c08ff87640 Irving, Texas  March 22, 2016 - NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading provider and integrator of advanced IT, communications, managed services and biometric solutions, today announced that its M710F SAN Storage System achieved top ten performance with a new SPC-1 Result[1] measuring a number of factors including IOPS (Input/Output Operations Per Second). The top ten SPC-1 list is found at SPC-1 top 10.]]> 22 Mar 2016 09:10:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC Delivers Enhanced Scalability and Performance for Software Defined Networking]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=fee03bbc-526c-4013-ba6d-3c4cbd838e77 http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=fee03bbc-526c-4013-ba6d-3c4cbd838e77 Irving, Texas - March 15, 2016 - NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading provider and integrator of advanced IT, communications, networking and biometric solutions, today announced the immediate release of the next generation (V6.3) of its highly successful ProgrammableFlow Networking Suite, including the award winning SDN  ProgrammableFlow Controller (PFC) and UNIVERGE PF6800 Network Coordinator (UNC). The new release supports a packet processing pipeline capability designed to work with low cost OCP (Open Compute Project) approved network equipment, ensuring an efficient, high-performance and flexible network architecture. ]]> 15 Mar 2016 09:10:00 CDT <![CDATA["Discover the Power of the Smart Enterprise" with NEC at Enterprise Connect 2016 Conference]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=69b0b98f-8f67-4197-a4f9-9b9bb171cdab http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=69b0b98f-8f67-4197-a4f9-9b9bb171cdab Irving, Texas - March 3, 2016 - NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading provider and integrator of advanced IT, communications, networking and biometric solutions, today announced with NEC Corporation it will feature their technology solutions that help companies "Discover the Power of the Smart Enterprise," during the Enterprise Connect 2016 Conference.  The NEC booth is designed as a "Smart Enterprise," representing different departments within a company and showcasing NEC's leadership in delivering an innovative portfolio of communications, analytics, security, cloud, biometrics and technology solutions that can maximize the power of any communications network.]]> 03 Mar 2016 09:10:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC provides the Brazilian Post Office with unified communications solution UNIVERGE 3C]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=5c5cc43f-61f9-49d6-b183-355fe1dcfb33 http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=5c5cc43f-61f9-49d6-b183-355fe1dcfb33 Sao Paulo and Tokyo, March 2, 2016 - NEC Corporation (NEC: TSE: 6701) today announced the provision of its unified communications solution UNIVERGE 3C to the Brazilian Post Office in order to efficiently unify the communications between the post office's 19 locations throughout the State of Sao Paulo and reduce costs.
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<![CDATA[NEC Selected as TechTarget 2015 Silver Product of the Year ]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=aaab4119-2bb0-4478-b8a6-0986a9889cea http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=aaab4119-2bb0-4478-b8a6-0986a9889cea Irving, Texas  February 22, 2016 - NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading provider and integrator of advanced IT, communications, managed services and biometric solutions, today announced that its HYRDRAstor 4.4 storage platform has been selected as Silver winner in the Storage magazine/SearchStorage.com 2015 Products of the Year Backup Hardware category.]]> 22 Feb 2016 09:10:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC Releases Advanced ExpEther® 40G Technology in North America ]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=ba0d3cbd-c99f-4e6a-814e-ce949079cd12 http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=ba0d3cbd-c99f-4e6a-814e-ce949079cd12 NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading technology provider for advanced IT, communications, networking and biometrics solutions, today announced the general availability in North America of its ExpEther 40G technology as an advanced version of ExpEther 1G/10G. This technology uses Ethernet infrastructure to help accelerate real-time Big Data processing.]]> 09 Feb 2016 08:00:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC's UNIVERGE BLUE Business Cloud Services Receives Product of the Year Award]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=60fc9f84-15ea-454e-a5cb-205a186241ea http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=60fc9f84-15ea-454e-a5cb-205a186241ea Irving, Texas - February 8, 2015 - NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading provider and integrator of advanced IT, communications, networking and biometric solutions, today announced that TMC, a global, integrated media company, has named NEC's UNIVERGE BLUE Business Cloud Services as a recipient of a 2016 INTERNET TELEPHONY Product of the Year Award.]]> 08 Feb 2016 09:10:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC Selected as TechTarget 2015 Product of the Year Finalist]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=748c5632-b7f2-45fb-bb3d-e510e42d9eda http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=748c5632-b7f2-45fb-bb3d-e510e42d9eda Irving, Texas  January 19, 2016 - NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading provider and integrator of advanced IT, communications, managed services and biometric solutions, today announced that its HYRDRAstor 4.4 storage platform has been selected as a finalist in the data backup hardware category in the 2015 Storage Magazine/SearchStorage.com Product of the Year Awards.]]> 19 Jan 2016 09:10:00 CDT <![CDATA[Not All Clouds Are Built the Same: Educational Webinar from NEC and UC Experts]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=156a120c-125c-478f-96cd-be99ecad9600 http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=156a120c-125c-478f-96cd-be99ecad9600 Irving, Texas - January 18, 2016 - NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading provider and integrator of advanced IT, communications, managed services and biometric solutions, today announced that it is sponsoring a new webinar titled, "Not All Clouds Are Built the Same."  Hosted by Enterprise Connect and No Jitter, the 60-minute webinar will cover cloud trends for 2016, best practices, and will include successful Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS) case studies. The webinar will take place on Wednesday, January 20 at 2 p.m. ET.]]> 18 Jan 2016 09:20:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC Showcases Retail and Digital Signage Solutions Integrating POS, Biometrics, Digital Signage, Interactivity, RFID, Omni-Channel, Big Data Capabilities at NRF16]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=a1e394a7-caf3-4e45-8493-2ba1774e686a http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=a1e394a7-caf3-4e45-8493-2ba1774e686a NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading technology provider for advanced IT, communications and networking solutions, today announced that it will feature new retail solutions that integrate a wide range of NEC technology, including point of sale (POS), biometrics, digital signage and analytics, during the National Retail Federation's Big Show, Jan. 17-20, 2016, at New York's Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. Visit NEC in Booth #4143 during the NRF16 EXPO Jan. 17-19.  ]]> 14 Jan 2016 08:00:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC On-Line Store Front Now Open for Business]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=ecb9dbf2-4811-440d-aef1-7522824bf668 http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=ecb9dbf2-4811-440d-aef1-7522824bf668 Irving, Texas - January 6, 2016 - NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading technology provider for advanced IT, communications, and networking solutions, today announced an on-line store-front of applications, products and accessories for NEC's new UT 880 phone that is the latest endpoint that can interface to varied UCC platforms including the highly successful NEC UNIVERGE and Series 9000 unified communication solutions.  NEC's new UT 880 Android based smart phone with brilliant graphic display screen is the centerpiece that hosts the many applications available on NEC's Marketplace.]]> 06 Jan 2016 09:10:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC Bolsters its Leading Facial Recognition Technology Portfolio]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=d1edd1f1-aaed-4ccf-b143-41c0ce7a9356 http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=d1edd1f1-aaed-4ccf-b143-41c0ce7a9356 Irving, Texas - December 7, 2015 - NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading technology integrator of advanced IT, networking, communications, and multimodal biometric solutions, today announced that it enhanced its portfolio of industry leading biometric solutions by licensing Michigan State University's (MSU) face search system software.  NEC is one of the largest providers of biometric technology to law enforcement and commercial entities. NEC's facial recognition and ancillary biometric solutions have consistently registered top ranks for accuracy by independent research organizations.]]> 07 Dec 2015 09:10:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC and Empress Media Asset Management Deliver New Storage Solution Designed to Archive Media Assets]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=97615c02-7219-4cf8-b608-f01341be0cd9 http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=97615c02-7219-4cf8-b608-f01341be0cd9 NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading technology provider for advanced IT, communications, and networking solutions, and Empress Media Asset Management (Empress), an innovator in media integration systems and workflow efficiency, today announced a new joint solution that provides media and entertainment companies with end-to-end functionality.  The joint solution draws on the resources of two established leaders:  Empress is widely known for its complete media asset management platform and NEC for its ultradense storage solutions.  The new solution, combining Empress's eMAM™ Vault for an online proxy library with rich collaboration and media management tools with NEC HYDRAstor™ for secure and scalable storage for a complete system with data ingest, media lifecycle management, multiplatform delivery, and archive.]]> 17 Nov 2015 09:10:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC Unveils UNIVERGE BLUE Business Cloud Services]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=bee4ba4c-f11f-49c6-97e7-e7a5a5f54374 http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=bee4ba4c-f11f-49c6-97e7-e7a5a5f54374 NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading technology provider for advanced IT, communications, and networking solutions, today announced UNIVERGE BLUE Business Cloud Services (UNIVERGE BLUE) for the growing adoption of cloud communications among today's fast-moving, cost-conscious organizations. With security and continuous uptime being top of mind, UNIVERGE BLUE answers the call with enterprise-class availability for cloud unified communications (UC) services. UNIVERGE BLUE delivers the most sought after cloud business services including voice, mobility, messaging, presence, web conferencing and contact centers.]]> 16 Nov 2015 11:00:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC and Marquis Broadcast Deliver New Storage Solution Designed to Backup Media Assets]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=739aed6e-6d27-4cab-b802-2b8bc3167063 http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=739aed6e-6d27-4cab-b802-2b8bc3167063 NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading technology integrator of advanced IT, communications and networking solutions, and Marquis Broadcast, an innovator in media integration products and workflow efficiency, today announced a new joint solution that provides media companies a highly efficient and cost-effective way to optimize the use of shared storage resources and ensure protection of media assets in the event of a disaster.]]> 11 Nov 2015 09:10:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC Delivers the Fifth Generation HYDRAstor(R) HS8-5000 Reinforcing its Advanced Data Services (ADS) Portfolio as Storage Solution Innovator]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=ad98fc0c-f1b1-49b3-bbd6-0cf36ac8519d http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=ad98fc0c-f1b1-49b3-bbd6-0cf36ac8519d NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading technology integrator of advanced IT, communications and networking solutions, today announced the fifth generation of its HYDRAstor storage platform. The new HYDRAstor HS8-5000 solution increases effective capacity 54% more than the previous version and also supports larger disk drives than the previous model, while maintaining fast data rebuild time through HYDRAstor Erasure Coding data resiliency technology.]]> 03 Nov 2015 09:10:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC Launches New Fault Tolerant Servers Offering Continuous Availability with Enhanced Support for Virtualization]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=e2b51d1f-18eb-4175-8ddd-42b007a8d48a http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=e2b51d1f-18eb-4175-8ddd-42b007a8d48a NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) announced  the launch of two new "Express5800/ft series" of servers based on the Intel® Xeon® E5-2600 v3 product family; the mid-range "NEC Express5800/R320e-M4," and the "NEC Express5800/R320e-E4" entry model.]]> 13 Oct 2015 08:00:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC Becomes SAP-Certified Provider of Hosting Services, Operations Services for SAP HANA(R), and Application Management Services]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=cd158cd3-bf8d-45d5-96dd-dc2451169f17 http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=cd158cd3-bf8d-45d5-96dd-dc2451169f17 NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading technology integrator of advanced IT, communications and networking solutions, today announced that it is now an SAP-certified provider of hosting services, an SAP-certified provider of operations services for the SAP HANA® platform, and an SAP-certified provider of application management services. The certifications confirm the ability of NEC to deliver these services with high quality for customers running SAP® solutions.]]> 08 Oct 2015 14:35:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC and Black Box Agreement Expands Global Distribution Channel]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=a4273e85-4541-4e7f-a27f-ac015391d0d5 http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=a4273e85-4541-4e7f-a27f-ac015391d0d5 NEC Corporation of America, a leading technology integrator of advanced IT, communications and networking solutions, today announced with NEC Corporation a major update to its long standing National Associate Agreement with Black Box Corporation (Black Box), making the successful national-based business relationship a global one.]]> 06 Oct 2015 09:10:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC Makes It Easier for Clients to Realize Business Transformation with SAP-Certified Enterprise Storage Solution for Environments Running SAP HANA(R)]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=18a7ad55-5f6b-4825-a7ca-f09d5b02e699 http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=18a7ad55-5f6b-4825-a7ca-f09d5b02e699 NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading technology integrator of advanced IT, communications and networking solutions, today announced that its offerings for SAP HANA® tailored data center integration have expanded beyond enterprise servers to include NEC enterprise storage solutions. NEC's M-Series storage solutions are now certified by SAP as an enterprise storage solution for the SAP HANA platform.]]> 01 Oct 2015 09:00:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC Joins Forces with Archiware, Bolstering Storage Capabilities with New Solution for Emerging Market]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=2e01d782-83d0-4113-ad23-0e517828440e http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=2e01d782-83d0-4113-ad23-0e517828440e NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading technology integrator of advanced IT, communications and networking solutions, and storage deduplication innovator through its HYDRAstor® solution scale-out grid storage platform, today announced a joint collaboration with German-based Archiware, a manufacturer of data management software for backup, synchronization and archive.]]> 09 Sep 2015 09:00:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC Biometric Solution Selected by Arizona Department of Transportation]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=e94bf290-9e04-4e95-b3ba-bdc805a6a3a4 http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=e94bf290-9e04-4e95-b3ba-bdc805a6a3a4 NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading technology integrator of advanced IT, networking, communications, and multimodal biometric solutions, today announced with NEC Corporation that its award winning NeoFace facial recognition software was selected and deployed by the Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT).  The automated facial recognition solution utilizes NEC's NeoFace Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA) based biometric solution through a cloud platform.]]> 24 Aug 2015 09:00:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC Biometric Solution Becomes First to provide FBI Rap Back Functionality]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=9aac4fc9-e378-4e5b-bdf2-e7b5c797699b http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=9aac4fc9-e378-4e5b-bdf2-e7b5c797699b NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading technology integrator of advanced IT, networking, communications, and multimodal biometric solutions, today announced that its award-winning Integra ID 5 biometric software solution has successfully interfaced with the Federal Bureau of Investigation's (FBI) Next Generation Identification (NGI) platform's Rap Back service.]]> 20 Aug 2015 08:50:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC Breaks through Collaborative Content Management Landscape with Real-time Integration]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=a011aeb9-2dfd-4317-92dd-7b0e3b8ea90e http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=a011aeb9-2dfd-4317-92dd-7b0e3b8ea90e NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading technology integrator of advanced IT, communications and networking solutions, today announced the availability of an integrated, comprehensive collaborative content management solution (CCM) for Business  that changes the canvas of the work-share experience.]]> 13 Aug 2015 09:10:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC Raises Bar with HYDRAstor Universal Deduped Transfer]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=3ead63de-c467-4559-9c93-576aa217efab http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=3ead63de-c467-4559-9c93-576aa217efab NEC Corporation of America a leading technology integrator of advanced IT, communications and networking solutions, today announced new enhancements to its HYDRAstor scale-out grid storage platform that reduce bandwidth requirements for general applications data transfer, help facilitate remote backups, and automate and speed up full backups.]]> 10 Aug 2015 13:00:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC Releases Latest Version of NeoFace(R) Industry-leading Facial Recognition Identification Technology]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=334d0ff3-636e-4433-94c3-df1c9fb13113 http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=334d0ff3-636e-4433-94c3-df1c9fb13113 NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading provider and integrator of advanced IT, communications, managed services and biometric solutions, along with NEC Corporation today announced release of its industry leading facial recognition algorithm¹ that scored top honors in NIST FRVT 2013 testing..²  This latest NeoFace product release is available in law enforcement investigative and real time surveillance solutions as well as NeoFace Match, a comprehensive facial recognition integration tool for solutions integrators and  qualified customers.]]> 03 Aug 2015 09:10:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC and SYNNEX Introduce 'Store-in-a-Box' at RetailNOW15]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=489a35ec-32d9-4caa-ae63-e6b56feb24fb http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=489a35ec-32d9-4caa-ae63-e6b56feb24fb NEC Corporation of America (NEC) and SYNNEX Corporation today introduced the "Store-in-a-Box" solution, a new retail solution that combines the VP5 Touchscreen point of sale (POS) system with Bepoz POS software to provide small-to-medium-size (SMB) retailers with an all-in-one, simplified, cost-effective POS solution. ]]> 30 Jul 2015 12:15:00 CDT <![CDATA[ NEC Announces Key Sponsor Activities in Support of Upcoming Centennial Edition IAI Educational Conference]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=76761024-c6f4-41af-9e0d-a3dfe7c3e913 http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=76761024-c6f4-41af-9e0d-a3dfe7c3e913 NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading technology integrator of advanced IT, networking, communications, and multimodal biometric solutions, today announced a full schedule of activities in support of the 100th International IAI Conference, the oldest and largest forensic association in the world.   Scheduled for August 2-8 at the Sacramento Convention Center in Sacramento, California, the IAI Conference leads the way for the professional forensic industry, highlighting the latest developments impacting the law enforcement industry.  NEC, a long time IAI supporter and premier sponsor of the 2015 conference, is presenting the opening keynote session with industry luminary and safety advocate, John Walsh.]]> 30 Jul 2015 09:10:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC Wins Contact Center Technology Award from Customer Magazine]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=26f81b6c-25cf-48b2-a360-a5931a4b1060 http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=26f81b6c-25cf-48b2-a360-a5931a4b1060 NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading technology integrator of advanced IT, communications and networking solutions, today announced that  TMC, a global, integrated media company, has named NEC’s UNIVERGE Contact Center as a 2015 CUSTOMER Contact Center Technology Award winner presented by CUSTOMER magazine.]]> 23 Jul 2015 10:10:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC Conducts Water Leak Detection Trial for the City of Arlington, Texas]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=71a00eb6-10a6-4840-9e46-2204c1748361 http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=71a00eb6-10a6-4840-9e46-2204c1748361 NEC Corporation, NEC Corporation of America, and the City of Arlington, Texas, today announced the successful conclusion of a water leak detection trial project for the city. NEC delivers cutting-edge technology that offers municipal water utility companies a cost-effective way to manage water resources to help meet the water needs of the communities they serve. NEC installs high-precision sensors that measure vibrations of water pipes to collect data on leaks in a community's water system. The data from the sensors is collected via networks and analyzed remotely through the cloud, and then can be used to identify the locations of water leaks.]]> 14 Jul 2015 07:05:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC HYDRAstor(R) HS Series Wins Top 2015 Award at 10th Annual Hot Companies and Best Products Award in Storage Solutions]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=77738518-cc18-46df-8e77-ed22c4ad6be1 http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=77738518-cc18-46df-8e77-ed22c4ad6be1 NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading technology integrator of advanced IT, communications and networking solutions, today announced that its HYDRAstor HS Series V4.2 deduplication storage solution won the Gold Award in the Storage Solutions category of Network Products Guide 10th Annual 2015 Hot Companies and Best Product Awards. These industry and peer awards from Networks Products Guide are the world’s premier information technology awards honoring achievements and recognition in every facet of the IT industry.  Winners were honored June 29 during the annual dinner and presentations in San Francisco.]]> 01 Jul 2015 03:10:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC Awards Top Performers at Annual Partner Conference]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=dd5ee71b-d55b-4404-a083-a93df4967b99 http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=dd5ee71b-d55b-4404-a083-a93df4967b99 NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading technology integrator of advanced IT, communications and networking solutions, today announced key award recipients recognized at its Advantage partner Conference held May 19-21 at the Sheraton Wild Horse Pass Resort in Chandler, Arizona.]]> 18 Jun 2015 09:20:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC and Dell Validate Interoperability, Announce New Distribution Agreement]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=e97289ba-7eaf-4616-a50b-54ee44369f83 http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=e97289ba-7eaf-4616-a50b-54ee44369f83 NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading technology integrator of advanced IT, communications and networking solutions, and a pioneer in Software-defined Networking (SDN), today announced that the NEC ProgrammableFlow® Controller has been verified compatible with the Dell Inc. S-Series of high performance managed switches.]]> 16 Jun 2015 08:00:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC launches NEC Smart Hospitality Solutions, a comprehensive solution portfolio for the hospitality industry ]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=bf148bcc-fd22-4122-8e2d-353920b94364 http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=bf148bcc-fd22-4122-8e2d-353920b94364  NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) today announced the launch of "NEC Smart Hospitality Solutions," an integrated portfolio of solutions for the international hospitality industry in response to the increasing market demand to enhance the guest experience while increasing the efficiency of hotel operations.]]> 10 Jun 2015 11:50:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC Launches SDN-Compatible Switches for Large Data Centers]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=219ed24d-952c-49c4-910a-c776b396b730 http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=219ed24d-952c-49c4-910a-c776b396b730 NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) today announced the development of Software-defined Networking (SDN) compatible switches that enable network configurations equivalent to several thousand server racks, aimed at the large data centers operated by telecom carriers and service providers. The switches go on sale globally starting today.]]> 08 Jun 2015 08:00:00 CDT <![CDATA[Permabit and NEC Partner for Data Efficiency Solutions]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=54defc67-17a6-4fe1-ac54-2150f3a30a73 http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=54defc67-17a6-4fe1-ac54-2150f3a30a73 Permabit Technology Corporation, the innovative leader in data efficiency technology, today announced that it is teaming with NEC Corporation of America to deliver data efficiency solutions including deduplication and compression for its enterprise M-Series SAN storage systems.]]> 19 May 2015 08:00:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC Named Top Enterprise ACD (Automatic Call Distributor) Provider ]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=4fe4ebc5-d247-46db-bce4-5a656b095684 http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=4fe4ebc5-d247-46db-bce4-5a656b095684 Irving, Texas - May 14, 2015 - NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading provider and integrator of advanced IT and communications solutions, today announced it received the highest overall score as a contact center Automatic Call Distributor (ACD) provider in a customer-based survey -- the annual PilotHouse research study by research firm Nemertes. The research is significant because scores are based primarily on how IT leaders rate a provider's performance in multiple aspects of technology or service features, customer service, value, and NEC's ability to act as a trusted adviser to its customers.]]> 14 May 2015 13:15:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC Validates Network Service Virtualization with the Open Networking User Group]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=1c14f0cd-6e00-4d4f-bf71-5bd820429448 http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=1c14f0cd-6e00-4d4f-bf71-5bd820429448 NEC Corporation of America (NEC), a leading technology integrator of advanced IT, communications and networking solutions, today announced the successful completion of ONUG's first testing program to validate its ProgrammableFlow® SDN fabric against key IT requirements from the Open Networking User Group (ONUG) Conference at Columbia University. The ONUG use case validation testing is a landmark event in the networking industry, signaling the first time commercial solutions are being tested against requirements outlined by the ONUG Working Groups. This extensive, three-month long testing process was conducted by Ixia in conjunction with ONUG.]]> 13 May 2015 08:00:00 CDT <![CDATA[Acuity Management Solutions Protects its SaaS Applications and Client Data with Unique Escrow & Hosting Solution from Iron Mountain and NEC]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=aa0c406f-c2f0-4872-9c8d-1f75d574e993 http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=aa0c406f-c2f0-4872-9c8d-1f75d574e993 Acuity Management Solutions, a leading provider of cloud-based legal e-billing, matter management and analytics technology, has selected Iron Mountain Incorporated® (NYSE:IRM) and NEC Corporation of America (NEC) to protect its Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) applications and client data using a unique escrow and hosting solution. This solution answers a critical need for ensuring business continuity and information protection.]]> 13 May 2015 08:00:00 CDT <![CDATA[NEC Launches New Express5800 Servers for Big Data Utilization]]> http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=90e7b433-8dde-42f1-a571-4fff6b462524 http://www.necam.com/about/read.cfm?press_id=90e7b433-8dde-42f1-a571-4fff6b462524 NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) today announced the global release of a new Express5800/A2000 Series of enterprise servers for Windows and Linux operating systems with the latest Intel® Xeon® Processor E7 v3 Family (up to 18 CPU cores), suitable for mission critical systems and processing Big Data.]]> 05 May 2015 08:00:00 CDT