【New】NEC has been named as a ‘Major Player’ in worldwide AI services
NEC has been positioned as a “Major Player” in in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide AI Services 2021 Vendor Assessment (Doc # US46741921, May 2021)
To address social issues that are becoming increasingly complex and sophisticated, NEC, by combining a variety of AI technologies from NEC the WISE, a suite of cutting-edge AI technologies, can flexibly and rapidly respond to diversified situations.
The products and services utilizing NEC the WISE have been adopted and used by a large number of companies and organizations in a wide range of fields and businesses such as manufacturing, retailing, logistics, and public services. NEC is committed to making those products and services continue to be leveraged after being implemented through the research, planning, and verification phases. We develop top-class AI technologies and offer high value-added solutions for customers and society. Those include human resource training services in addition to products and services which derive from "explainable AI” in other words, “White Box AI” that shows the reasons leading to the results generated by AI (i.e. the basis for the judgment).
NEC provides platforms needed to bring the best out of AI performance, along with products and services utilizing cutting-edge AI technologies, NEC the WISE: RAPID machine learning (deep learning) with high speed and light load features, facial recognition technology that boasts the world’s top class recognition accuracy, and other products.
NEC the WISE assists human activities also by participating in various collaborations with people and organizations to aim at bringing things into society which had been thought difficult or impossible. Here is an example of our original challenges using AI.
“The WISE” of “NEC the WISE” means “wise persons”, to which NEC’s powerful AI technologies are likened. This represents the idea that humans and wise persons collaborate to solve the increasingly complex and sophisticated problems confronting society with advanced wisdom. The brand logo comprises a triangular pyramid with a cube in the center. The cube expresses the core of wisdom accumulated by AI. The simple and acute angle triangular pyramid symbolizes a firmly driven wedge as a cornerstone for future evolution.