Tokyo, November 14, 2017 --- Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501, Hitachi) today announced the development of the technology increasing the speed of big data analytics on an open source software Hadoop-based distributed data processing platform(1)(“Hadoop platform”) by a maximum of 100 times that of a conventional system. This technology converts data processing procedure generated for software processing in conventional Hadoop data processing, to that optimized for parallel processing on hardware, to enable high-speed processing of various types of data in FPGA(2).
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Tokyo, October 26, 2017 --- Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501) today announced that the Board of Directors decided the interim dividend for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2018 as shown below in view of earnings performance and other factors.
Tokyo, October 26, 2017 --- Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501) today announced its consolidated financial results for the second quarter of fiscal 2017, ended September 30, 2017.
Tokyo, October 20, 2017 --- Hitachi Automotive Systems, Ltd. today announced that its Advanced Driver Assistance System Electronic Control Unit (ADAS ECU) was selected for use in Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.'s upgraded Note, which commenced sales in September 2017.
Milan 18 October, 2017 --- Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501, “Hitachi”) today hosted the “Hitachi Social Innovation Forum 2017 Milan.” The aim of the Forum is to develop and strengthen partnerships with customers as part of measures aimed at expanding the Social Innovation Business using digital technologies in Italy.
Tokyo, Japan, October 11, 2017 --- Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501,”Hitachi”) announced in its press release titled “Notification of Execution of Basic Agreement pertaining to Tender Offer for Shares of Subisidiary” issued on April 26, 2017 (“Hitachi’s April 26 Press Release”), that the tender offer (the “Tender Offer”) has been scheduled to be conducted by HKE Holdings G.K. (Executor: William Janetschek, “HKE”) for the common shares of Hitachi Kokusai Electric Inc.
Tokyo, October 4, 2017 --- Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) and Hitachi, Ltd. (Hitachi) today announced that they will embark on a collaborative creation to build a high-efficiency production model using an IoT platform. These two companies will conduct verification at Toyota's model plants (Toyota, Aichi Prefecture) starting from this October. Through this verification, they intend to establish a platform using Hitachi's IoT platform “Lumada”, which utilizes the latest digital technologies such as AI and big data analysis.
London, October 4th, 2017 --- Hitachi Europe Ltd., a subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501), today announced that it is hosting its first Social Innovation Forum in Milan at Pirelli HangarBicocca on Wednesday 18th October 2017. The event, which forms the Italian leg of its global series of Social Innovation Forums, will discuss ideas with customers and partners to help solve societal challenges in Italy, and demonstrate Hitachi’s wide range of technologies.
Tokyo, September 27, 2017 ---Hitachi Automotive Systems, Ltd. today announced that its Advanced Driver Assistance System Electronic Control Unit (ADAS ECU) was selected for use in Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.'s completely redesigned Nissan LEAF, which commenced sales in September 2017.
London, September 15, 2017 --- Hitachi Europe Ltd. a subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd., today announced that Mr. Yoshiyuki Ogura has been appointed as Chairman of the Board, Hitachi Europe Ltd. Mr Ogura is currently Managing Director of Hitachi Europe GmbH (Germany), a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi Europe Ltd., and will also continue in this role. The new appointment will be effective 1 October, 2017.