Hitachi launches Unified Compute Platform RS data centre

Hitachi Data Systems (HDS) and VMware Global Innovation OEM Partner of the Year on Monday launched the Hitachi Unified Compute Platform (UCP) RS series, a fully integrated, software-defined data centre (SDDC) rack-scale platform, powered by VMware Cloud Foundation.

Aug 28, 2017, 15:54 PM IST

Smartphone screen maker Japan Display cutting 30% of workforce

Japan Display, born out of the 2012 merger of the liquid crystal display divisions of Hitachi, Toshiba and Sony, has been lagging behind its foreign rivals as the industry shifts to new technologies.

Aug 09, 2017, 12:42 PM IST

Around 600 Japanese firms reportedly hit by malware

According to the Japan Computer Emergency Response Team Coordination Centre, around 2,000 computers across 600 different companies were hit by the ransomware named "WannaCry".

May 15, 2017, 17:15 PM IST
India's cyber security  system still under threat of malware

India's cyber security system still under threat of malware

The Indian cyber security is under threat as there is no shield for malware. 

Feb 23, 2017, 10:50 AM IST
Debit card breach: Hitachi owns-up, says it 'regrets' the inconvenience caused

Debit card breach: Hitachi owns-up, says it 'regrets' the inconvenience caused

The National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) had said over 600 customers had reported losses of at least Rs 1.3 crore due to the breach.

Feb 09, 2017, 16:57 PM IST

Hitachi invests Rs 100 crore to set up ATM making firm in India

 Japan's Hitachi Group has set up an ATM manufacturing firm in India with an investment of Rs 100 crore to cash in on the growing number of banking users in the country.

Mar 17, 2016, 13:36 PM IST
India closing in on Westinghouse deal to build six nuclear reactors

India closing in on Westinghouse deal to build six nuclear reactors

 India expects to seal a contract with Westinghouse Electric Co LLC to build six nuclear reactors in the first half of next year, a senior government official said, in a sign its USD 150 billion dollar nuclear power programme is getting off the ground.

Dec 24, 2015, 10:11 AM IST

Hitachi Automotive sets up auto parts facility in TN

Hitachi Automotive Systems India will manufacture valve timing control systems and ignition coils from October this year at the facility at Panchanthiruthi village in Tiruporur Taluk in neighbouring Kancheepuram District.

Apr 16, 2015, 16:06 PM IST

Finmeccanica agrees sale of rail businesses to Hitachi for $2.2 billion

Italian aerospace and defence group Finmeccanica has agreed to sell its rail business to Hitachi Ltd in a deal which will cost the Japanese conglomerate up to 1.9 billion euros ($2.2 billion) and cut Finmeccanica`s debt by 15 percent.

Feb 25, 2015, 09:14 AM IST

Hitachi to buy Italian railways firms for over $2 bn

Hitachi will buy the rail and traffic signal businesses of Italy`s Finmeccanica for an estimated $2.1 billion, reports said Tuesday, as the Japanese firm looks to expand overseas and challenge major international railways firms.

Feb 24, 2015, 09:20 AM IST

Hitachi President Toshiaki Higashihara meets PM Modi

Japanese industrial solutions giant Hitachi's President Toshiaki Higashihara Tuesday called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Feb 17, 2015, 19:34 PM IST

Hitachi eyes Rs 11,000 cr turnover in FY 2015, to hire 3,000

Japanese industrial solutions giant Hitachi is targeting a turnover of around Rs 11,000 crore (210 billion yen) in FY 2015 from India and will hire around 3,000 people to expand its business here.

Feb 16, 2015, 18:00 PM IST

Now, a low-cost test to detect cancer fast

Japanese multinational Hitachi and Kyushu University hope to develop a new low-cost test to detect cancer in one hour, by studying the reaction of roundworms after coming into contact with the urine of patients, media reported Friday.

Feb 13, 2015, 21:47 PM IST

ABB, Hitachi to tie up for HVDC power grid in Japan

ABB and Hitachi on Tuesday announced an agreement to form a joint venture for high voltage direct current system solutions in Japan.

Dec 16, 2014, 15:16 PM IST

Hitachi more than doubles April-June net profit

Japan`s Hitachi said Thursday its net profit for three months to June soared to $280 million on robust sales in various fields ranging from IT solutions to elevators.

Jul 31, 2014, 15:06 PM IST

Hitachi eyeing 14% mkt share of Indian projector market

The company, which claims to have about eight percent share currently, terms India as a "top priority market".

Mar 24, 2014, 13:14 PM IST

Hitachi to acquire payment solutions firm Prizm

Japanese firm Hitachi today said it will acquire Prizm Payment Services as part of plans to grow revenues in India by nearly 3 times to about USD 2.95 billion by 2015-16 fiscal.

Nov 26, 2013, 15:56 PM IST

Hitachi unveils cloud solutions and services for enterprises

HDC claims that it is industry's first integrated file sync and share solution that is built, sold and supported for the enterprises entirely by a single vendor.

May 22, 2013, 15:26 PM IST

Hitachi to sign pact with Gujarat to set up desalination plant

To be executed by four partners, the construction of the facility will largely be financed by the Japanese government under Indo-Japan joint investment strategy.

Dec 23, 2012, 17:48 PM IST

Hitachi to invest Rs 4,700 crore in India by 2016, set up 5 plants

Japan's Hitachi on Thursday said it will invest about Rs 4,700 crore in India for expansion here, including setting up of five new manufacturing plants, by March 2016.

Dec 13, 2012, 16:15 PM IST