Qualcomm collaborates with SB Technology and Cybertrust Japan to proliferate smart cities and 5G IoT solutions
Jan 19, 2022
TOKYO: Cybertrust Japan Co., Ltd., SB Technology Corp., and Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., today announced they intend to collaborate to support the deployment of smart solutions through the Qualcomm® IoT Services Suite offering to help businesses and entities looking to adopt and integrate smart solutions initially in Japan, with intent to expand globally in the future.
Through this collaboration, the companies plan to explore projects with Qualcomm® Smart Cities Accelerator Program ecosystem members and develop smart solutions for use cases across smart cities, smart campuses, smart parking, smart energy-management, smart security, smart factories, and more. The three companies are bringing together best-in-class technologies and industry knowledge to seek to accelerate smart solution adoption across multiple industries.
Through the Qualcomm Smart Cities Accelerator Program and Qualcomm IoT Services Suite offering, Qualcomm Technologies is driving end-to-end smart deployments and the digital transformation of smart cities and smart connected spaces globally. This collaboration exemplifies the global traction of the Qualcomm IoT Services Suite offering and how Qualcomm Technologies is well-positioned to enable the global digital transformation of industries and experiences, with a differentiated approach that leverages the growing number of smart devices that make up the connected intelligent edge.
“Qualcomm Technologies innovates smart solutions that accelerate the future and digitally transform virtually all industries. We are pleased to collaborate with SB Technologies and Cybertrust Japan, in addition to leaders in ICT and IoT security services in Japan, with the goal to proliferate the Qualcomm IoT Services Suite offering with smart solutions that will enable the next generation of smart spaces and experiences in Japan,” said Sanjeet Pandit, senior director and global head of Smart Cities, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.
“We are very excited to collaborate with Qualcomm Technologies, a global leader in 5G,” said Shinichi Ata, Representative Director President & CEO, SB Technology Corp. “As a company taking ICT service business in SoftBank group, our businesses have been focusing on cloud and expanding to cover digital marketing, platform solutions and cybersecurity solutions and we look forward to developing compelling 5G ICT solutions with technology from Qualcomm Technologies.”
“As the deployment of connected IoT devices continues to grow, cyber security is becoming increasingly crucial to align with the international safety standards,” said Yasutoshi Magara, President & CEO, Cybertrust Japan Co., Ltd. “It is a privilege to collaborate with Qualcomm Technologies to cultivate 5G IoT security solutions for the smart city. We will provide products and services, such as "EMLinux", ultra long-term support embedded OS and "Secure IoT PlatformⓇ", trust service for IoT devices that comply with international cyber security standards. We are committed to contributing to the realization of safe and secure smart city construction and operation.”
About Cybertrust Japan Co., Ltd.
Cybertrust Japan has been providing authentication and security services for more than 20 years as the first commercial electronic certification authority in Japan, and Linux/OSS (Open Source Software) services for on-premises, cloud, and embedded domains by applying MIRACLE LINUX kernel technology and OSS knowledge. We also combine these technologies and achievements to promote services that support the reliability of our customers' services by proving the correctness of "people, things and matters" for the IoT and other advanced fields.
“With trust”. Cybertrust is committed to realizing a safe and secure society through highly specialized and neutral technologies related to IT infrastructure.
Qualcomm is the world’s leading wireless technology innovator and the driving force behind the development, launch, and expansion of 5G. When we connected the phone to the internet, the mobile revolution was born. Today, our foundational technologies enable the mobile ecosystem and are found in every 3G, 4G and 5G smartphone. We bring the benefits of mobile to new industries, including automotive, the internet of things, and computing, and are leading the way to a world where everything and everyone can communicate and interact seamlessly.
Qualcomm Incorporated includes our licensing business, QTL, and the vast majority of our patent portfolio. Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated, operates, along with its subsidiaries, substantially all of our engineering, research and development functions, and substantially all of our products and services businesses, including our QCT semiconductor business.
About SB Technology Corp.
Since its establishment in 1990, SB Technology has served as a systems integrator, developing and operating various enterprise systems for the SoftBank Group, domestic enterprises, and government agencies. In 2000, we began providing solutions for data analysis and cyber security, and in recent years, we have been providing solutions for IoT system, data infrastructure, and visualization of data insight.
We aim to realize a rich information-oriented society through ICT services with a mission statement of "Information Revolution - Happiness for Everyone - Technologies Design the Future".
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