Frankfurt Airport introduces “touchless” biometric passenger journey
The new system will be available for all airlines operating out of Germany's largest air hub.
Starting later this year, passengers traveling through Frankfurt Airport will be able to complete the steps in their journey, from check-in to boarding, by scanning their faces at biometric touchpoints ... Read more
NEC and Fortinet collaborate on secure 5G networks
NEC and Fortinet are bringing joint solutions to market to provide communication service providers (CSPs) with secure 5G networks.
The advent of 5G is causing a sharp increase in data traffic over networks. Operators are required to make significant architectural changes without compromising on ... Read more
Microsoft introduces secure-core server portfolio
Microsoft releases its first secure-core servers. The organization adopts the 'secure-core server' label to describe server environments that protect against specific attack methods and malware types.
Secure-core servers defend against specific types of exploits and attacks. Think of ransomware ... Read more
NEC contracted to build Facebook’s US-EU subsea cable
Many tech giants, it appears, are betting big on subsea cables. Facebook is the latest of the tech giants to commission the building of an ultra-high-performance fiber-optic cable connecting the US and Europe.
The social media company contracted NEC to install its cable, which will join the 1.2 ... Read more
Sharp and NEC join forces for 8K UHD displays with 5G
The Japanese electronics group Sharp and the, once again Japanese, telecom network and other electronics supplier NEC have recently set up a joint venture. In the near future, this joint venture will focus on supplying Ultra HD displays with 5G connectivity.
Concretely, the now announced joint v... Read more
NEC is working on an ATM with facial recognition
NEC has started a collaboration with the large Taiwanese bank E.Sun to create ATMs that allow customers to withdraw money with facial recognition. That's what ZDNet reports. According to the two companies, this is the first time that face recognition has been used in such machines.
The intention is ... Read more
Japanese tech giant NEC acquires Denmark’s largest tech company
Japanese tech giant NEC has announced that it has reached a deal with the largest technology company in Denmark: IT giant KMD Holding. The deal is expected to be completed by the end of February at the latest and is said to be worth $1.22 billion.
Advanced International, an American private equity f... Read more
Samsung and NEC announce collaboration around 5G
Samsung and NEC have announced a cooperation aimed at 5G, with which the two want to expand their offer. According to the two parties to bring together the best of technology and the expertise of 5G, reports include ZDnet.
It must provide mobile operators with flexible 5G solutions that are localize... Read more