Security

Fujitsu and SettleMint embark on global strategic agreement to accelerate enterprise blockchain technology

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Friday, November 25, 2022

TOKYO, Nov 25, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - Fujitsu Limited and SettleMint today announced that they have entered a global strategic agreement to accelerate the digital transformation (DX) of the Fujitsu Enterprise Blockchain and Track and Trust Solutions.

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  • TOKYO, Nov 25, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - Fujitsu Limited and SettleMint today announced that they have entered a global strategic agreement to accelerate the digital transformation (DX) of the Fujitsu Enterprise Blockchain and Track and Trust Solutions.
  • To kick-start co-creation activities, Fujitsu has made a strategic investment in SettleMint through a fund managed by its subsidiary Fujitsu Ventures Limited.
  • Under the agreement, Fujitsu will also use the SettleMint high-performance low code Blockchain platform for customers in Japan and globally as part of the solutions portfolio of Fujitsu Uvance Digital Shifts.
  • "Our goal at SettleMint is to accelerate blockchain adoption for every organization, empowering them to innovate without barriers," comments Matthew Van Niekerk, Founder & CEO, SettleMint.

Consortium of Japan partners successfully promote domestic production and cost reduction for 5G core technology, the basis for next-generation communication standards

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Thursday, November 24, 2022

5GC software plays a central role in controlling cell phone networks, but the need for domestic production and cost reduction represents ongoing challenges to making related technologies, like private 5G, a reality.

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  • 5GC software plays a central role in controlling cell phone networks, but the need for domestic production and cost reduction represents ongoing challenges to making related technologies, like private 5G, a reality.
  • Combining multiple private 5G networks and 5G services provided by major telecommunications carriers will ultimately make it possible to deliver more versatile communication environments than individual private 5G networks alone.
  • Going forward, it is hoped that industry-academia-government collaboration will lead to the development of practical-level communication devices and the resolution of issues.
  • This makes it suitable for environments where many small-scale 5G systems, such as private 5G, are to be built.

Fujitsu Limited, Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd., SAP Japan Co., Ltd., Skillnote Corporation

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Tuesday, November 22, 2022

To address these challenges and to provide a basis for efficient, continuous high-quality manufacturing by using common data and information, Fujitsu, Kawasaki Heavy Industries, SAP Japan and Skillnote plan to develop manufacturing platform services "co-created" with users.

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  • To address these challenges and to provide a basis for efficient, continuous high-quality manufacturing by using common data and information, Fujitsu, Kawasaki Heavy Industries, SAP Japan and Skillnote plan to develop manufacturing platform services "co-created" with users.
  • Fujitsu and SAP Japan introduced SAP's solutions to help streamline aircraft manufacturing business processes.
  • SAP and other SAP products and services mentioned herein as well as their respective logos are trademarks or registered trademarks of SAP SE in Germany and other countries.
  • Skillnote Corporation (head office: Chuo-ku, Tokyo; CEO: Takafumi Yamakawa) was founded in 2016 and is a global company providing the Skillnote skill and training management system focused on manufacturing sites.

Fujitsu and Wakayama Medical University start joint trials for millimeter-wave sensor to detect falls of elderly patients

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Monday, November 21, 2022

TOKYO, Nov 21, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - Fujitsu and Wakayama Medical University today announced the start of joint trials of a technology to support nurses and caregivers in visually monitoring patients in privacy-sensitive contexts, including hospital rooms and nursing facilities.

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  • TOKYO, Nov 21, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - Fujitsu and Wakayama Medical University today announced the start of joint trials of a technology to support nurses and caregivers in visually monitoring patients in privacy-sensitive contexts, including hospital rooms and nursing facilities.
  • Fujitsu will analyze data obtained through the trials and further refine its technology based on analysis results evaluated by Wakayama Medical University, drawing on the Wakayama Medical University's knowledge from the medical field.
  • Based on these results, the two parties aim to offer a millimeter-wave sensor service for privacy-conscious monitoring to hospitals and nursing facilities in fiscal 2023.
  • In fiscal 2021, the Japan Hospital Association(2) counted a total of 290 falls per month at 18 hospitals in Japan.

Supercomputer Fugaku retains first place worldwide in HPCG and Graph500 rankings

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Tuesday, November 15, 2022

TOKYO, Nov 15, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - The supercomputer Fugaku, jointly developed by RIKEN and Fujitsu, has successfully retained the top spot for six consecutive terms in multiple major high-performance computer rankings including HPCG and Graph500 BFS (Breadth-First Search), and has also taken second place for the TOP500 and third place for the HPL-AI rankings.

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  • TOKYO, Nov 15, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - The supercomputer Fugaku, jointly developed by RIKEN and Fujitsu, has successfully retained the top spot for six consecutive terms in multiple major high-performance computer rankings including HPCG and Graph500 BFS (Breadth-First Search), and has also taken second place for the TOP500 and third place for the HPL-AI rankings.
  • The HPCG is a performance ranking for computing methods often used for real-world applications, and the Graph500 ranks systems based on graph analytic performance, an important element in data-intensive workloads.
  • The results this time were made with Fugaku's full complement of 158,976 nodes fit into 432 racks.
  • The top ranking on Graph500 was won by a collaboration involving RIKEN, Kyushu University, Fixstars Corporation, and Fujitsu.

IBEX India 2023, India's most comprehensive trade fair & conference for the BFSI Tech & Fintech sector

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Tuesday, November 15, 2022

MUMBAI, INDIA, Nov 15, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - The 10th edition of IBEX, India's leading Tradefair & Conference for the BFSI & Fintech sector, is scheduled from 19-21 January 2023 at the Jio World Convention Centre, Mumbai, India.

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  • MUMBAI, INDIA, Nov 15, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - The 10th edition of IBEX, India's leading Tradefair & Conference for the BFSI & Fintech sector, is scheduled from 19-21 January 2023 at the Jio World Convention Centre, Mumbai, India.
  • The BFSI & Fintech sector in India has gone through a significant expansion over the last few years witnessing a massive move towards digitization and has accelerated the adoption of various digital technologies, processes and systems.
  • Focusing on bridging the gap between the BFSI and Fintech sector, the 10th edition of IBEX India, the country's only comprehensive trade fair and conference, establishes a foothold amongst the premier players of the Indian banking and financial ecosystem.
  • A parallel conference, co-organised with Eventalist, will run concurrently with the trade exhibition and will feature an impressive panel of banking professionals.

EQS-News: Mynaric applauds European Union’s agreement to build sovereign satellite constellation

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Sunday, November 27, 2022

Emerging companies to build 30% of infrastructure; EU plans to spend 2.4 billion euros on network with additional investments expected from European Space Agency and private sources.

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  • Emerging companies to build 30% of infrastructure; EU plans to spend 2.4 billion euros on network with additional investments expected from European Space Agency and private sources.
  • MUNICH, November 21, 2022 Mynaric (NASDAQ: MYNA) (FRA: M0YN), a leading provider of industrialized, cost-effective, and scalable laser communications products, applauds the agreement by the Commission, Council and Parliament of the European Union to establish a sovereign European satellite constellation focused on government services.
  • According to the agreement of November 17th the satellite network will be utilizing start-ups to build 30% of the total infrastructure.
  • We are excited the EU has agreed to establish its own secure satellite communications constellation and applaud the decision to entrust start-ups to build a significant part of the infrastructure, said Tina Ghataore, CCO of Mynaric.

CoinShares Digital Securities Limited: Compulsory Redemption & Suspension - FTX Token ETP

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Sunday, November 27, 2022

CoinShares Digital Securities Limited (the "Issuer") gives notice pursuant to Condition8.1 of the Conditions that all CoinShares FTX Physical FTX Token Digital Securities are to be redeemed compulsorily and that the Issuer has nominated December 19th, 2022 (the "Physical FTX Redemption Date") to be the Compulsory Redemption Date in respect of the CoinShares FTX Physical FTX Token Digital Securities.

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  • CoinShares Digital Securities Limited (the "Issuer") gives notice pursuant to Condition8.1 of the Conditions that all CoinShares FTX Physical FTX Token Digital Securities are to be redeemed compulsorily and that the Issuer has nominated December 19th, 2022 (the "Physical FTX Redemption Date") to be the Compulsory Redemption Date in respect of the CoinShares FTX Physical FTX Token Digital Securities.
  • Settlement in respect of such CoinShares FTX Physical FTX Token Digital Securities on Redemption will be effected as soon after the Physical FTX Redemption Date as reasonably practicable and in any event is expected to be settled by the fifteenth (15) Business Day after the Physical FTX Redemption Date.
  • The Issuer further gives notice pursuant to Condition7.13 that, the Determination Agent having determined that the prevailing market value of the Coin Entitlement of each CoinShares FTX Physical FTX Token Digital Security is less than its Principal Amount (US$0.54), has suspended the right to Redeem the CoinShares FTX Physical FTX Token Digital Securities pursuant to Conditions 7.2 (Redemption by Authorised Participants), 7.3 (Redemption by other Security Holders) (if applicable) and 7.4 (Redemption by other Security Holders seeking Physical Delivery) with effect from close of business on the date of this notice.
  • Settlement of cash redemption proceeds due to Security Holders holding their CoinShares FTX Physical FTX Token Digital Securities in uncertificated form is expected to be made via CREST.

QinetiQ US Completes Acquisition of Avantus Federal

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Wednesday, November 23, 2022

Lorton, VA and McLean, VA, Nov. 23, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lorton, VA and McLean, VA QinetiQ US, a wholly owned subsidiary of QinetiQ Group plc, an integrated global defense and security company, announced today that it completed its acquisition of Avantus Federal (Avantus) from NewSpring Holdings for an enterprise value of $590 million.

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  • Lorton, VA and McLean, VA, Nov. 23, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lorton, VA and McLean, VA QinetiQ US, a wholly owned subsidiary of QinetiQ Group plc, an integrated global defense and security company, announced today that it completed its acquisition of Avantus Federal (Avantus) from NewSpring Holdings for an enterprise value of $590 million.
  • Andy Maner, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Avantus, said the combination with QinetiQ US is key to providing more opportunities and growth for our people and customers.
  • We are thrilled to welcome our Avantus colleagues to QinetiQ US, said Shawn Purvis, President and Chief Executive Officer of QinetiQ US.
  • Avantus Federal is a mission-focused data, cyber, and space services and solutions company.

Squeeze Shows Dedication to Security by Achieving SOC II Type 2 Certification

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Tuesday, November 22, 2022

With the progression of technology and readily available information, the need for security has increased for businesses and their clients.

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  • With the progression of technology and readily available information, the need for security has increased for businesses and their clients.
  • This SOC II Type 2 certification ensures that Squeeze has met all the requirements in each of the Five Trusted Service Criteria (TSC), which include Security, Availability, Processing Integrity, Confidentiality, and Privacy.
  • "Data security is of the utmost importance for our clients, and we take that very seriously," stated Carson Poppenger, Founder and President of Squeeze.
  • This SOC II certification demonstrates our commitment to security and helps us fulfill our mission to maintain data integrity and safety for our customers."