Top Page | English | 简体中文 | 繁體中文 | 한국어 | 日本語
Tuesday, 3 July 2018, 10:17 HKT/SGT
Share:
    

Source: NEC Corporation
Murcia City, Spain, and NEC Jointly Establish an Innovation Center to Develop Smart City Solutions

TOKYO, July 3, 2018 - (JCN Newswire) - NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) today announced that NEC Iberica, a wholly-owned subsidiary of NEC Europe Ltd., and Murcia City, Spain, have signed an agreement to develop an "innovation center" in collaboration with the University of Murcia. Through this agreement, NEC will provide technology and knowledge in order to jointly develop Smart City solutions for multiple areas of the city.

The innovation center and the solutions tested there will serve as a reference for the Smart Murcia project, which will collect and analyse city information in real time in order to make decisions for the public welfare, improve the city's daily operations, coordinate multiple city services, strengthen safety and improve the quality of life for residents.

The Murcia City Council will promote the creation of applications using data analysed by the innovation center platform, helping to advance the provision of public services. Moreover, the innovation center will provide free access to its data in order to promote the generation of new proposals for the improvement of city infrastructure, such as public roads, transport, parks and gardens.

"Since the beginning of the Smart Murcia Smart City project, we have focused on the daily needs of Murcia and the formation of effective partnerships. NEC is an international leader in innovation whose specialized urban solutions will enable us to improve the development of Murcia and its digital transformation," said Jose Ballesta, Mayor of Murcia.

"With this agreement, we are excited to see Murcia join NEC's Smart City network, which includes communities across the United Kingdom, Japan, Portugal, Spain and more. The objective of this network is to share data that facilitates the implementation of Smart concepts, taking advantage of experience and knowhow," said Hironobu Kurosaki, President, NEC Europe Ltd.

http://www.acnnewswire.com/topimg/Low_NECBallestaKurosaki.jpg
Jose Ballesta, Mayor of Murcia (pictured third from the left) and Hironobu Kurosaki, President of NEC Europe Ltd. (pictured fourth from the left)


About NEC Corporation

NEC Corporation is a leader in the integration of IT and network technologies that benefit businesses and people around the world. The NEC Group globally provides "Solutions for Society" that promote the safety, security efficiency and fairness of society. Under the company's corporate message of "Orchestrating a brighter world," NEC aims to help solve a wide range of challenging issues and to create new social value for the changing world of tomorrow. For more information, visit NEC at https://www.nec.com.

Contact:
NEC
Seiichiro Toda        
s-toda@cj.jp.nec.com
+81-3-3798-6511


July 3, 2018 10:17 HKT/SGT
Source: NEC Corporation

NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701)

Topic: Press release summary
Sectors: Enterprise IT
http://www.acnnewswire.com
From the Asia Corporate News Network


Copyright © 2018 ACN Newswire. All rights reserved. A division of Asia Corporate News Network.


Multimedia
Jose Ballesta, Mayor of Murcia (pictured third from the left) and Hironobu Kurosaki, President of NEC Europe Ltd. (pictured fourth from the left)
View Image
 
NEC Corporation Links

http://www.nec.com

https://www.facebook.com/nec.global/

https://twitter.com/NEC_corp

https://www.youtube.com/user/NECglobalOfficial

https://www.linkedin.com/company/nec/

NEC Corporation
Nov 16, 2018 11:45 HKT/SGT
Spirit Telecom Selects NEC's 10Gbps Radio Solution
Nov 12, 2018 10:49 HKT/SGT
NEC's Greenhouse Gas Reduction Targets Approved by the Science Based Targets Initiative
Nov 8, 2018 18:48 HKT/SGT
NEC Takes Passenger Experiences to New Heights at the Future Travel Experience Asia Expo 2018
Nov 7, 2018 11:39 HKT/SGT
NEC to Provide Facial Recognition at Airport Customs
Nov 6, 2018 15:26 HKT/SGT
NEC Technology Automatically Identifies Cyberattack Risks for ICT Systems and Important Infrastructure
Nov 5, 2018 09:19 HKT/SGT
NEC Collaborates with A10 Networks in the Network Security Area
Nov 2, 2018 14:00 HKT/SGT
"Think Global, Think Hong Kong" Concludes in Tokyo
Nov 2, 2018 10:56 HKT/SGT
NEC Showcases Biometrics and Blockchain Technologies for the Financial Sector at the Singapore FinTech Festival 2018
Nov 1, 2018 17:05 HKT/SGT
NEC Expands Broadband Availability in Sweden with the iPASOLINK EX-Advanced Radio
Oct 30, 2018 10:10 HKT/SGT
NEC and Transgene Announce a Collaboration in the Field of Individualized Cancer Immunotherapy, Leveraging NEC's AI and Transgene's myvac Platform
More news >>
 News Alerts
Copyright © 2018 ACN Newswire - Asia Corporate News Network
Home | About us | Services | Partners | Events | Login | Contact us | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | RSS
US: +1 800 291 0906 | Beijing: +86 10 8405 3688 | Hong Kong: +852 2217 2912 | Singapore: +65 6304 8926 | Tokyo: +81 3 6721 7212

Connect With us: