Fujitsu Reorganizes and Integrates System Engineering Companies Handling Social
Strengthens organization for its solutions business
Tokyo, Aug 19, 2013 - (JCN Newswire) - Fujitsu Limited today announced its
decision to reorganize and integrate two systems engineering companies that
support customers operating social infrastructure systems in such sectors as
finance, communications, energy, media, and the public sector.
On October 1, 2013, Fujitsu Advanced Solutions Limited will merge with Fujitsu
Mission Critical Systems Ltd., creating a systems engineering organization
handling all aspects of social infrastructure systems under one roof, from the
building of social platforms to the development of sector-specific
The reorganization and integration brings together technologies and know-how
for social infrastructure systems into the new merged company, thereby
strengthening the ability to generate solutions. In addition, by skillfully
directing its system engineers, Fujitsu will offer services that contribute to
the business expansion of its customers.
Background and Aims of the Reorganization and Integration
Up until now Fujitsu Advanced Solutions has mainly focused on developing
sector-specific solutions for financial institutions and governmental entities.
Fujitsu Mission Critical Systems' strength lies in building platforms for
mission critical social infrastructure systems. Since being established, each
company has built a solid position in its respective field.
As the market has evolved in recent years, however, there is an urgent need to
create new businesses utilizing the cloud and big data, strengthen the ability
to support large-scale social infrastructure systems, and upgrade solutions for
modernizing customers' existing systems. Therefore, because of the need to
enhance the ability to develop applications and build platforms for the
development of large-scale systems, Fujitsu decided to reorganize and integrate
these two systems engineering companies.
On October 1, 2013, Fujitsu Advanced Solutions will merge with Fujitsu Mission
Critical Systems. In addition, the new merged company will have two
subsidiaries. One, Fujitsu Public Solutions Limited, will focus on the public
sector business, while the other, Fujitsu Advanced Solutions Tokai Limited,
will concentrate its business efforts on financial institutions. As a systems
engineering group handling social infrastructure, the new organization is
designed to further strengthen systems development capabilities.
New Framework of SE Companies Involved in Social Infrastructure (as of October
Through this reorganization and integration, the new merger will be a one-stop
company offering a full range of high-quality services as a partner to
customers operating important social infrastructure systems.
Impact of the Reorganization and Integration
1. One-stop services provider
By integrating the capabilities of Fujitsu Advanced Solutions in developing
sector-specific solutions with the capabilities of Fujitsu Mission Critical
Systems in building system platforms for mission critical systems, the new
company will offer a full range of services as a one-stop provider.
2. Develop and provide high-quality, highly reliable systems
Drawing on its accumulated technologies for building advanced system
platforms, and with enhanced capabilities for rebuilding existing systems,
including legacy applications for mainframe systems, the new company will
develop and provide high-quality, highly reliable systems.
3. Enhanced ability to generate solutions
Leveraging the synergies of each company's resources and know-how, the
merger will have an enhanced ability to generate solutions and will develop
advanced service models.
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