Tokyo, March 17, 2017 – NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) today announced that it has joined the FIWARE Foundation e.V., a non-profit organization promoting the dissemination of FIWARE technology (*1), as a platinum member. NEC is the first and only Japanese company to join the Foundation.
NEC will join the board of directors and technical steering committee of the FIWARE Foundation, the foundation's decision-making authorities, thereby contributing to development, standardization and promotion of the FIWARE technology to accelerate smart city and smart industry businesses utilizing IoT (Internet of Things).
NEC. 17/03/2017. Japan