Hitachi has launched Hitachi Vantara, a new business entity to leverage the broad portfolio of innovation, development and experience from across Hitachi Group companies.
The new business entity will unify the operations of Hitachi Data Systems, Hitachi Insight Group, and Pentaho into a single integrated business to capitalise on Hitachi’s social innovation capability in both operational technologies (OT) and information technologies (IT). It will deliver data-driven solutions for commercial and industrial enterprises.
Hitachi has been a leader in OT for industries such as finance, government, manufacturing, power/energy and transportation for over 100 years. The company has also been a leader in IT for over 50 years.
Combining Hitachi’s expertise in OT with its IT product innovations and solutions, Hitachi Vantara gives customers a powerful, collaborative partner in data.
“Hitachi Vantara marks a monumental change for Hitachi as we continue to advance our unified corporate vision of Social Innovation,” said Toshiaki Higashihara, Hitachi Ltd, President and CEO.
Higashihara added, “The formation of Hitachi Vantara underscores Hitachi’s commitment to collaborative creation with customers and partners, and being a true innovation partner for the era of IoT.”
The Opportunity in Data
Hitachi Vantara will bringing new data-driven solutions and services to market. It will help its customers achieve tangible outcomes that positively drive business and society forward.
Filling a Critical Gap in the Emerging IoT Market
Hitachi Vantara will continue to provide superior infrastructure and analytics technologies. Enterprises can rely on it for their mission-critical data in their data centers, in the cloud and at the edge of new innovations.
— Hitachi Vantara (@HitachiVantara) September 19, 2017