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Hitachi Selected by the University of Tsukuba for its Second Proton Therapy System as a PFI Project

Monday, November 22, 2021 - 4:57am

The new proton therapy center will be equipped with Hitachi's compact design proton therapy system, including a set of one accelerator and two rotating gantry treatment rooms.

Key Points: 
  • The new proton therapy center will be equipped with Hitachi's compact design proton therapy system, including a set of one accelerator and two rotating gantry treatment rooms.
  • Image of New Proton Therapy Center; The new center is on the left of existing site
    The University of Tsukuba has been using Hitachi's proton therapy system since 2001.
  • Upon completion and opening of the new proton therapy center, the University of Tsukuba will shift its treatment from the existing center to the new center.
  • In 2001, the University of Tsukuba adopted Hitachi's proton therapy system and has provided proton therapy to approximately 6,000 cancer patients to date.

Hitachi Energy Launches IdentiQ Digital Twin for Sustainable, Flexible and Secure Power Grids

Wednesday, November 17, 2021 - 12:32am

IdentiQ(2) will help to advance the world's energy system to be more sustainable, flexible and secure, accelerating the transition towards a carbon-neutral future.

Key Points: 
  • IdentiQ(2) will help to advance the world's energy system to be more sustainable, flexible and secure, accelerating the transition towards a carbon-neutral future.
  • IdentiQ is the digital twin of a HVDC converter station, STATCOM or other power quality solution.
  • "IdentiQ is a game-changing digital twin solution built on our unique domain expertise and leadership in power grid technologies and innovation," said Niklas Persson, Managing Director of Hitachi Energy's Grid Integration business.
  • IdentiQ is part of Hitachi Energy's ambition to drive the pace of digital and eco-efficient innovation in power grid technologies and accelerate the transition towards carbon-neutral energy systems.

Hitachi Energy Releases Global Updates to Grid Edge Solutions Portfolio Including New Services

Wednesday, November 10, 2021 - 8:05am

The release delivers the energy industry's most comprehensive set of digital energy solutions.

Key Points: 
  • The release delivers the energy industry's most comprehensive set of digital energy solutions.
  • "The entire energy market is transforming, and the challenges are expanding in scope and urgency," said Maxine Ghavi, head of Grid Edge Solutions for Hitachi Energy.
  • As a pioneer in energy management and optimization, with more than 30 years of experience, Hitachi Energy's Grid Edge Solutions is a trusted partner in the evolving global energy ecosystem.
  • Hitachi Energy is a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all.

Hitachi, Ltd. and cbs Corporate Business Solutions Support Fast and Efficient Transition of Japanese Companies to SAP S/4HANA

Monday, November 8, 2021 - 2:03am

TOKYO, Nov 8, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501) and cbs Corporate Business Solutions (NYSE: cbs) announced that they have signed a business partner agreement on September 24, 2021, to support SAP S/4HANA transition for Japanese companies.

Key Points: 
  • TOKYO, Nov 8, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501) and cbs Corporate Business Solutions (NYSE: cbs) announced that they have signed a business partner agreement on September 24, 2021, to support SAP S/4HANA transition for Japanese companies.
  • Hitachi has been providing an end-to-end SAP solutions for Japanese companies and cbs is an international consulting firm for digital transformation and enterprise-wide solutions.
  • Hitachi and cbs will jointly support the renewal of core systems using SAP S/4HANA, the core of the next-generation digital platform.
  • cbs Corporate Business Solutions, founded in 1995, is an international consulting firm for digital transformation and enterprise-wide solutions.

Hitachi Named a Leader in the 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Industrial IoT Platforms for Second Consecutive Year

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 4:39am

TOKYO and SANTA CLARA, California, Oct 27, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501) and Hitachi Vantara, the digital infrastructure, data management and analytics, and digital solutions subsidiary of Hitachi, today announced Hitachi has been named a Leader in 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Industrial IoT Platforms for the second consecutive year.

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  • TOKYO and SANTA CLARA, California, Oct 27, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501) and Hitachi Vantara, the digital infrastructure, data management and analytics, and digital solutions subsidiary of Hitachi, today announced Hitachi has been named a Leader in 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Industrial IoT Platforms for the second consecutive year.
  • Hitachi believes that its continued recognition as a leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Industrial IoT Platforms is a testament to the technical capabilities and industry expertise delivered by Hitachi Vantara and Hitachi Group companies across industries.
  • The Lumada portfolio as a digital platform, the subject of this research, combines proven Hitachi technologies with advanced analytics and data management capabilities.
  • The portfolio is designed to enable industrial and enterprise clients to easily and more quickly develop and deploy industrial IoT solutions that accelerate time-to-insight and deliver better business outcomes.

Hitachi Energy Announces EconiQ Transformers for Advancing a Sustainable Energy Future for All

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 5:14am

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND, Oct 21, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Hitachi Energy today announced the introduction of EconiQ transformers reinforcing its Purpose: 'Advancing a sustainable energy future for all'.

Key Points: 
  • ZURICH, SWITZERLAND, Oct 21, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Hitachi Energy today announced the introduction of EconiQ transformers reinforcing its Purpose: 'Advancing a sustainable energy future for all'.
  • In its recent "go live" press release, Hitachi Energy announced that it is championing the urgency of the energy transition by pioneering technologies to help accelerate a carbon-neutral future.
  • "Solving the urgency of the global energy transition requires both collaboration and innovation," said Bruno Melles, Head of the Transformers business at Hitachi Energy.
  • Hitachi Energy is a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all.

Hitachi Named a Leader in the 2021 Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ for Industrial IoT Platforms for Second Consecutive Year

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 5:18pm

TOKYO and SANTA CLARA, Calif., Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501) and Hitachi Vantara , the digital infrastructure, data management and analytics, and digital solutions subsidiary of Hitachi, today announced Hitachi has been named a Leader in 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Industrial IoT Platforms for the second consecutive year.

Key Points: 
  • TOKYO and SANTA CLARA, Calif., Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501) and Hitachi Vantara , the digital infrastructure, data management and analytics, and digital solutions subsidiary of Hitachi, today announced Hitachi has been named a Leader in 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Industrial IoT Platforms for the second consecutive year.
  • The portfolio is designed to enable industrial and enterprise clients to easily and more quickly develop and deploy industrial IoT solutions that accelerate time-to-insight and deliver better business outcomes.
  • "We believe Hitachi's continued recognition as a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Industrial IoT Platforms is a testament to the technological capabilities and industry expertise delivered by Hitachi Vantara and Hitachi group companies across industries," said Radhika Krishnan, chief product officer, Hitachi Vantara.
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Hitachi Partners with Bao Viet Insurance to Drive Innovation in Insurance Business using AI and Medical Big Data

Friday, October 1, 2021 - 10:07am

With more than one million medical insurance policyholders, Bao Viet Insurance is a leading non-life insurance company in the country.

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  • With more than one million medical insurance policyholders, Bao Viet Insurance is a leading non-life insurance company in the country.
  • Continuing its tradition of providing high-value insurance services, Bao Viet Insurance has adopted Hitachi's Risk Simulator for Insurance - a Lumada(1) solution that analyzes medical big data using Hitachi's proprietary AI.
  • For example, the risk prediction service will be linked to the remote medical care services provided by Bao Viet Insurance.
  • Bao Viet Insurance and Hitachi will continue to discuss the creation of new health promotion services that utilize various technologies.

GlobalLogic Launches Collaborative Hub Based In Lumada Innovation Hub Tokyo

Tuesday, September 28, 2021 - 1:51am

Based in the Lumada Innovation Hub Tokyo(2), a co-creation base for Hitachi, this collaboration hub combines capabilities of GlobalLogic and Lumada.

Key Points: 
  • Based in the Lumada Innovation Hub Tokyo(2), a co-creation base for Hitachi, this collaboration hub combines capabilities of GlobalLogic and Lumada.
  • Lumada Innovation Hub Tokyo and GlobalLogic's design studios and engineering centers around the globe are connected online, and workshops are being conducted for collaborative projects, leveraging GlobalLogic's extensive DX implementation experience, experience design, and capabilities in Chip-to-Cloud software engineering.
  • Design thinkers(3) from Lumada Innovation Hub Tokyo, with expertise in the industries and businesses of the Japanese market, will work with Hitachi business stakeholders and GlobalLogic's designers and solution architects to identify transformational goals.
  • Lumada Innovation Hub Tokyo is a place where knowledge and ideas are crossed to stimulate innovation.

GlobalLogic Launches Collaborative Hub Based in Lumada Innovation Hub Tokyo

Tuesday, September 28, 2021 - 1:00am

Based in the Lumada Innovation Hub Tokyo*2, a co-creation base for Hitachi, this collaboration hub combines capabilities of GlobalLogic and Lumada.

Key Points: 
  • Based in the Lumada Innovation Hub Tokyo*2, a co-creation base for Hitachi, this collaboration hub combines capabilities of GlobalLogic and Lumada.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210927005848/en/
    A workshop connecting Lumada Innovation Hub Tokyo and GlobalLogic's Design and Engineering Centers.
  • Lumada Innovation Hub Tokyo and GlobalLogic's design studios and engineering centers around the globe are connected online, and workshops are being conducted for collaborative projects, leveraging GlobalLogic's extensive DX implementation experience, experience design, and capabilities in Chip-to-Cloud software engineering.
  • Lumada Innovation Hub Tokyo is a place where knowledge and ideas are crossed to stimulate innovation.