NEC (Nippon Electric Corporation) - Japanese company, a manufacturer of electronic, computer and telecommunications equipment, one of the world's largest telecommunications companies. The headquarters is located in Tokyo. Included in the Sumitomo. The company occupies 241 in the Fortune Global 500 (2011).
The company was registered in Tokyo in 1899, its foreign partner was Western Electric Company of Illinois. In the early years of the NEC engaged in the production of telephone equipment. However, since the 1920s., The company began to work in all directions in the field of communications.
The company develops solutions for mobile and fixed networks, broadband and enterprise systems solutions in the field of semiconductors, IT and Internet solutions.