This page introduces the latest information about the NTT group's activities related to corevo®.
2017. 05 . 18
Launch of a LINE-based automated chat service utilizing artificial intelligence (AI)
The Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group (Takeshi Kunibe, President & Group CEO) and SMBC Nikko Securities Inc. (Yoshihiko Shimizu, President & CEO), together with NTT Communications Corporation (Tetsuya Shoji, President & CEO), have jointly developed an automated chat service utilizing artificial intelligence with support from Accenture Japan Ltd (Atsushi Egawa, President & CEO, and this service will become available as of May 25, 2017 at SMBC Nikko Securities' Contact Center to enhance its LINE-based inquiry service.
2017. 05 . 16
"Sota®" experiment - communication robot for stay-at-home elderly - begins
- Assessment of effects on improvement of elderly life -
On May 17, NTT DATA Corporation and EnviroLife Research Institute Co., Ltd. will launch an experiment of the communication robot "Sota®" to assess its effects on the improvement of elderly life in ordinary homes, etc. Based on the results of this experiment, a product using a communication robot for improving elderly life and reducing the burdens on family members living with them and nursing care staff will be developed in order to achieve commercialization of this product by the end of fiscal year 2017.
2017. 03 . 27
Toyota and NTT Agree to Collaborate on ICT Platform R&D for Connected Cars
Collaboration seeks to establish technologies for the creation of a Smart Mobility Society
Toyota Motor Corporation (Head Office: Toyota, Aichi Prefecture, Japan; President and Representative Director: Akio Toyoda) and Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (Head Office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan; President and CEO: Hiroo Unoura) have agreed to collaborate on developing, verifying, and standardizing technology in the connected car field, combining the automotive vehicle-related technologies of Toyota with the information and communication technologies (ICT) of NTT Group companies.
2017. 03 . 07
NTT showcases "a natural conversation among multiple persons and robots" and "interactive signage using image search technology" at SXSW 2017
NTT will present its "Robot Showcase," which allows visitors to experience a natural discussion among multiple persons and robots, and "Interactive Signage Showcase," which uses image search technology to implement an interactive adverting medium at JAPAN FACTORY (venue: Trinity Warehouse), an official event at SXSW 2017. To be held in Austin, Texas, U.S.A., SXSW2017 is the world's largest business and content festival focusing on music, film and interactive topics.
2017. 02 . 28
"DEEP LEARNING Image Recognition Platform" Newly Available on March 1, 2017
-- Promotion of AI technologies in "monitoring/censorship", "maintenance/inspection" and "product inspection" --
NTT Comware Corporation (Head office: Minato-ku, Tokyo; President: Shinobu Umino) launches sales of the Image Recognition Platform using deep-learning technologies on March 1, 2017 (Wed). This platform is to promote the applications of AI technologies in various fields such as "monitoring/censorship", "maintenance/inspection" and "product inspection"
2016. 11 . 28
NTT DATA's Expanded Big Data Simulation Field Study Further Alleviates Traffic Congestion in Guiyang, China
- Solution to be Offered to Smart City Projects Worldwide -
Tokyo, November 28, 2016 - NTT DATA, a leading global IT services provider, announced today that it has successfully conducted an expanded field study of using big data traffic simulation technology to control traffic signals for the effective alleviation of traffic congestion in Guiyang, Guizhou Province, China. The study was implemented by NTT DATA together with the Institute of Software, Chinese Academy of Sciences (ISCAS) and the city of Guiyang between September 19 and 30. ISCAS is an institute established by the Chinese Academy of Sciences, the national academy for the natural sciences in the People?fs Republic of China.
2016. 09 . 15
NTT Communications and Mitsui Chemicals Succeeded Quality Prediction of Chemical Products in the Production Process using Artificial Intelligence (AI)
Use of Deep Learning Model to precisely predict product quality
NTT Communications Corporation, the ICT solutions and international communications business within the NTT (NYSE: NTT) Group, and Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. today announced that they have successfully created a technique that accurately and speedily predicts the quality of gas products. The technique is based on the modeling of the relationship between the different data sets sourced from raw materials feeding into the reactor and reactor conditions, and X gas concentrations which represent gas product quality.
2016. 06 . 07
Kubota, NTT and NTT Communications to Develop ICT Solutions for Agriculture and Water Infrastructure
Aim to strengthen agricultural competitiveness and upgrade living standards
Kubota Corporation, Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation and NTT Communications Corporation announced today an agreement, effective immediately, to combine Kubota?fs infrastructure solutions for agriculture and water management, NTT?fs research and development capabilities, and ICT services from NTT Com and other NTT Group companies to enhance agricultural competitiveness and upgrade living standards.