SOURCE: Fujitsu Computer Systems

April 16, 2008 17:49 ET

Fujitsu Joins CTO Forum Executive Board

SUNNYVALE, CA--(Marketwire - April 16, 2008) - Fujitsu announced today that it has joined the CTO Forum and that Farhat Ali, president and CEO of Fujitsu Computer Systems Corporation, will join the executive board as representative. The CTO Forum brings together the technology elite to discuss and collaborate on key issues facing the industry.

"The CTO Forum is honored to have Farhat Ali serve on our executive board," said Basheer Janjua, founder and chairman of the CTO Forum and CEO of Integnology Corporation. "His broad experience in all facets of business and operations, as well as deep background in electrical engineering and computer science, will enable him to make an important contribution to the mission of the CTO Forum."

"The CTO Forum provides a unique opportunity to collaborate with some of the best and brightest individuals working in the technology industry today," said Farhat Ali, president and CEO, Fujitsu Computer Systems Corporation. "I look forward to learning from these outstanding people and contributing the valuable insights I have gleaned during my years at Fujitsu and Amdahl."

Ali joined Fujitsu in 2000 following 20 years with Amdahl Corporation in a variety of senior management positions.

About the CTO Forum

Corporations cannot leave the future of technology and its leadership to chance. We must develop the DNA for pushing the envelope of creativity and laying a foundation for flawless execution in a globally competitive economy. The CTO Forum provides a thought-provoking platform for senior technology executives to build better relations and advance technology within their organizations. The CTO Forum's mission is to deliver a Global Innovation Platform, where technology leaders collaborate and co-create the set of technologies necessary to meet tomorrow's challenges facing humanity across the globe.

About Integnology

Integnology is a leading IT Consulting and Systems Integration firm specializing in Business Intelligence (BI), Enterprise Web 2.0, Executive Consulting and Virtualization. These established practices are led by highly capable leaders and teams known to deliver great results. In addition, Integnology is the founder and organizer for two great communities; the CTO Forum and the CIO Council. See http://integnology.com

About Fujitsu Computer Systems Corporation

Headquartered in Sunnyvale, Calif., Fujitsu Computer Systems is a wholly owned subsidiary of Fujitsu Limited (TSE: 6702) committed to the design, development and delivery of advanced computer systems, application infrastructure software products, and managed services for the business enterprise. Through its TRIOLE(R) strategy, the company offers a complete line of scalable and reliable servers, storage and middleware solutions, and high-performance mobile and client computers, as well as professional services. Fujitsu Computer Systems has established itself as a strategic solutions provider to the world's leading organizations by offering technology innovation, customer choice, exceptional product quality and reliability, as well as outstanding customer service. See http://us.fujitsu.com/computers for further information.

About Fujitsu

Fujitsu is a leading provider of customer-focused IT and communications solutions for the global marketplace. Pace-setting device technologies, highly reliable computing and communications products, and a worldwide corps of systems and services experts uniquely position Fujitsu to deliver comprehensive solutions that create infinite possibilities for its customers' success. Headquartered in Tokyo, Fujitsu Limited (TSE: 6702) reported consolidated revenues of 5.1 trillion yen (US$43.2 billion) for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2007. See http://www.fujitsu.com for further information.

Fujitsu, the Fujitsu logo and TRIOLE are trademarks or registered trademarks of Fujitsu Limited in the United States and other countries. All other trademarks and product names are the property of their respective owners.

The statements provided herein are for informational purposes only and may be amended or altered by Fujitsu Computer Systems Corporation without notice or liability. Product description data represents Fujitsu design objectives and is provided for comparative purposes; actual results may vary based on a variety of factors. Specifications are subject to change without notice.

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