2015 Japan Excellence Awards

Tokyo American Club - 4 June 2015

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Awards Overview

About the 2015 Frost & Sullivan Japan Excellence Awards

The Frost & Sullivan Japan Excellence Awards is now in its 5th consecutive year and seeks to recognize companies and individuals that have pushed the boundaries of excellence - rising above the competition and demonstrating outstanding performance in the Japanese and regional markets.

In 2015, prestigious titles will be recognized across these categories:
• Information Technologies
• Telecommunications
• Energy & Power
• Logistics

Selection Process

Frost & Sullivan follows a rigorous measurement based methodology to select the recipients in each category.
The following measurement parameters will be used in conducting the detailed study of each nominated company based on actual market performance indicators.
Some variations on specific measurements may apply to certain categories. Base year for benchmarking study is financial year 2014.
• Revenue growth
• Market share in specific category and growth in market share
• Demonstrated leadership in new product introduction and innovation
• Breadth of products and solutions
• Major customer acquisitions
• Business/market strategy

Criteria

2014 Award Recipients

Information, Communication & Technologies
Japan Market Leadership Award for Application Delivery Controller
2014年 日本市場 アプリケーションデリバリーコントローラ マーケットリーダーシップ賞
A10 Networks, K.K.
A10ネットワークス株式会社
Japan Market Leadership Award for Network Security
2014年 日本市場 ネットワークセキュリティ マーケットリーダーシップ賞
Check Point Software Technologies (Japan) Ltd.
チェック・ポイント・ソフトウェア・テクノロジーズ株式会社
Japan Enterprise Video Vendor of the Year
2014年 日本市場 エンタープライズビデオベンダー 最優秀賞
Cisco Systems G.K.
シスコシステムス合同会社
Japan Market Leadership Award for Secure Content Management
2014年 日本市場 セキュアコンテンツマネージメント マーケットリーダーシップ賞
Digital Arts Inc.
デジタルアーツ株式会社
Japan Market Leadership Award for IDS/IPS
2014年 日本市場 IDS/IPS マーケットリーダーシップ賞
McAfee Co., Ltd
マカフィー株式会社
Japan Unified Communications Vendor of the Year
2014年 日本市場 ユニファイドコミュニケーションベンダー 最優秀賞
NEC Corporation
日本電気株式会社
Japan Contact Center Applications Vendor of the Year
2014年 日本市場 コンタクトセンターアプリケーションベンダー 最優秀賞
NEC Corporation
日本電気株式会社
Japan Unified Communications-as-a-Service Provider of the Year
2014年 日本市場 ユニファイドコミュニケーション・アズ・ア・サービスプロバイダー 最優秀賞
NTT Communications
NTTコミュニケーションズ株式会社
Japan Enterprise Telephony Vendor of the Year
2014年 日本市場 エンタープライズテレフォニーベンダー 最優秀賞
Oki Electric Industry Co., Ltd.
沖電気工業株式会社
Japan Workforce Management Application Vendor of the Year
2014年 日本市場 ワークフォースマネージメント アプリケーションベンダー 最優秀賞
P&W Solutions Co., Ltd.
P&Wソリューションズ株式会社
Japan Growth Leadership Award for Firewall/IPSec VPN
2014年 日本市場 ファイヤーウォール/IPSec VPN グロースリーダーシップ賞
Palo Alto Networks G.K.
パロアルトネットワークス合同会社
Japan Collaboration Service Provider of the Year
2014年 日本市場 コラボレーションサービスプロバイダー 最優秀賞
Premiere Conferencing (Japan), Inc
プレミアコンファレンシング株式会社
Japan Wireless Service Provider of the Year
2014年 日本市場 ワイヤレスサービスプロバイダー 最優秀賞
SoftBank Mobile Corp.
ソフトバンクモバイル株式会社
Japan Telecom Service Provider of the Year
2014年 日本市場 通信サービスプロバイダー 最優秀賞
SoftBank Telecom Corp.
ソフトバンクテレコム株式会社
Japan Contact Center Outsourcing Service Provider of the Year
2014年 日本市場 コンタクトセンターアウトソーシングサービスプロバイダー 最優秀賞
transcosmos inc.
トランスコスモス株式会社
Japan Web Conferencing Service Provider of the Year
2014年 日本市場 ウェブ会議サービスプロバイダー 最優秀賞
V-cube, Inc.
株式会社ブイキューブ

2013 Award Recipients

Healthcare
Japan Mass Spectrometry Company of the Year
質量分析機器 日本市場最優秀企 業賞
Shimadzu Corporation
株式会社島津製作所
Japan EMR/EHR Company of the Year
電子カルテシステム 日本市場最優秀企業賞
Fujitsu Limited
富士通株式会社

Information, Communication & Technologies
Japan Growth Leadership Award in the Enterprise Video Endpoints Market
エンタープライズビデオ エンドポイ ント 日本市場グロースリーダーシップ賞
Panasonic System Networks Co., Ltd
パナソニックシステムネットワークス株式会社
Japan Growth Leadership Award in the Contact Center Outsourcing Services Market
コンタクトセンターアウトソーシング サービス 日本市場グロースリーダーシップ賞
Moshi Moshi Hotline, Inc.
株式会社もしもしホットライン
Japan Growth Leadership Award in the Hosted Contact Center Services Market
ホステッドコンタクトセンター 日本 市場グロースリーダーシップ賞
Collabos Corporation
株式会社コラボス
Japan Growth Leadership Award in the Contact Center Applications Market
コンタクトセンター アプリケーション 日本市場グロースリーダーシップ賞
NEC Corporation
日本電気株式会社
Japan Growth Leadership Award in the Application Delivery Controller Market
アプリケーションディリバリーコントローラー 日本市場グロース リーダーシップ賞
A10 Networks,K.K.
A10ネットワークス株式会社
Japan Growth Leadership Award in the Firewall/IPSec VPN Market
Firewall/IPSec VPN 日本市場グロース リーダーシップ賞
Palo Alto Networks, Inc.
パロアルトネットワークス合同会社
Japan Market Share Leadership Award for Work Force Management Applications
ワークフォースマネージメント 日本市場マーケットシェアリーダーシップ賞
P&W Solutions Co., Ltd
ピーアンドダブリューソリューションズ株式会社
Japan Market Share Leadership Award for WAN Optimization Controllers
WAN最適化日本市場 マーケットシェア リーダーシップ 賞
Blue Coat Systems G.K.
ブルーコートシステムズ合同会社
Japan Market Share Leadership Award for Network Security
ネットワーク セキュリティー日本市場 マーケットシェア リーダーシップ 賞
Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
チェック・ポイント・ソフトウェア・テクノロジーズ株式会社
Japan Market Share Leadership Award for Floor-care Robotics
ロボット掃除機 日本市場マーケットシェアリーダーシップ賞
iRobot Corporation
アイロボットコーポレーション
Japan Conferencing and Collaboration Service Provider of the Year
カンファレンシングアンドコラボレーション 日本市場最優秀サービスプロバイダー賞
Premiere Conferencing (Japan), Inc
プレミアコンファレンシング株式会社
Japan Web Conferencing Service Provider of the Year
ウェブ会議 日本市場最優秀サービスプロバイダー賞
V-cube, Inc.
"株式会社ブイキューブ "
Japan Enterprise Video Distributor of the Year
エンタープライズビデオ 日本市場最優秀ディストリビュータ-賞
Princeton Technology, Ltd.
プリンストンテクノロジー株式会社 
Japan Enterprise Video Vendor of the Year
エンタープライズビデオ 日本市場最優秀ベンダー賞
Polycom (Japan) K.K.
ポリコムジャパン株式会社
Japan Enterprise Telephony Vendor of the Year
エンタープライズテレフォニー 日本市場最優秀ベンダー賞
NEC Corporation
日本電気株式会社
Japan Data Center Service Provider of the Year
データセンターサービス 日本市場最優秀サービスプロバイダー賞
NTT Communications Corporation
NTTコミュニケーションズ株式会社
Japan Unified Communications Vendor of the Year
ユニファイドコミュニケーション 日本市場最優秀ベンダー賞
NEC Corporation
日本電気株式会社

Smart City
Asia Pacific Smart City Solutions Provider of the Year
スマートシティーソリューション アジア太平洋地域最優秀プロバイダー賞
Hitachi, Ltd.
株式会社 日立製作所

Visionary Innovation
Asia Pacific Innovation to Establish a Sustainable Society Visionary Innovation Award
持続可能な社会の実現に向けたイノベーション:アジア太平洋地域 ビジョナリーイノベーション賞
The KAITEKI Institute, Inc.
株式会社 地球快適化インスティテュート

2012 Award Recipients

Information, Communication & Technologies
Japan Channel Growth Leadership Award in the Enterprise Video Market Net One Systems Co., Ltd
Japan Growth Strategy Leadership Award for Web Security Digital Arts Inc.
Japan Growth Leadership Award in the Firewall/IPSec VPN Market Palo Alto Networks G.K.
Japan Customer Value Enhancement Award for Speech Technology in the Contact Center Application Market Nuance Communications Japan K.K.
Japan Customer Value Enhancement Award in Contact Center Outsourcing Transcosmos Inc.
Japan Market Share Leadership Award for Enterprise Video Polycom (Japan) K.K.
Japan Market Share Leadership Award for WAN Optimization Controllers Blue Coat Systems G.K.
Japan Market Share Leadership Award for SSL VPN F5 Networks Japan K.K.
Japan Market Share Leadership Award for Network Security Check Point Software Technologies (Japan) Ltd.
Japan Market Share Leadership Award for Workforce Management P&W Solutions Co., Ltd.
Japan Hosted Contact Center Services Provider of the Year NTT Communications Corporation
Automation & Electronics
Global Entrepreneurial Company of the Year Award in OLED Lighting Market Lumiotec Inc.
Chemicals, Materials & Food
Global Product Differentiation Excellence Award in the Bioplastics Market NEC Corp
Excellence in Growth ServiceSource

2011 Award Recipients

Japan Air Purification Company of the Year Daikin Industries, Ltd.

Energy
Japan Standby Power Vendor of the Year Yanmar Energy System Co., Ltd.

Healthcare
Japan Pharmaceutical Company of the Year for Branded Generics Nichi-Iko Pharmaceutical Co.,Ltd.
Japan Ultrasound Company of the Year  Toshiba Medical Systems Corporation
Japan Hospital Information System Provider of the Year Fujitsu Limited

Electronics
Japan Video Surveillance Company of the Year Panasonic System Networks Co., Ltd.

Defense
Japan Defense Manufacturing Company of the Year Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.

Aerospace
Japan Aerospace Manufacturing Company of the Year Panasonic Avionics Corporation
Asia Pacific Space Research Organization of the Year Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency

ICT
Japan Market Leadership Award in the Workforce Management Market P&W Solutions Co., Ltd.
Japan Unified Communications Vendor of the Year Microsoft
Asia Pacific Fixed Broadband Service Provider of the Year Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation
Asia Pacific Wireless Data Service Provider of the Year Softbank
Asia Pacific Most Promising Service Provider of the Year eAccess Ltd.

Automotive
Asia Pacific Product Innovation Award for Hybrid Electric Vehicles Honda Motor Co., Ltd. for Honda Insight
Asia Pacific Technology Innovation Award for Electric Motors for Electric Vehicles Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.
Asia Pacific Product Innovation Award for Electric Vehicles Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. for Nissan Leaf

Awards Program

Frost & Sullivan Best Practices Awards program identifies exemplary achievements within a multitude of industries and functional disciplines in a variety of regional and global markets.
In Asia Pacific, the Awards program has been running since 2003. To recognize the outstanding performance and achievement of companies, Frost & Sullivan honor companies across various industries to gather together and celebrate at the Awards ceremony.

  • 1. Asia Pacific Best Practices Awards – Held annually in Singapore, the Awards program recognizes best-in-class companies in Asia Pacific. This program has identified many outstanding companies from the Automotive, Energy, Building & Environment industries to the Healthcare, Information Communication Technologies and Logistics sectors in Asia Pacific.
  • 2. Philippines Excellence Awards - The Frost & Sullivan Philippines Excellence Awards is now in its 5th consecutive year and seeks to recognize companies and individuals that have pushed the boundaries of excellence - rising above the competition and demonstrating outstanding performance in the Philippines market.
  • 3. Asia Pacific ICT Awards - Founded in 2004, the Asia Pacific ICT Awards, held annually in Singapore is celebrating its 12th year this year. This Awards program acknowledges companies that excel in their business segments, and their efforts to improve the industry as a whole.
  • 4. Australia Excellence Awards – Founded in 2006, The Frost & Sullivan Excellence Awards is now in its 10th consecutive year and seeks to recognize companies and individuals that have pushed the boundaries of excellence - rising above the competition and demonstrating outstanding performance in the Australian market
  • 5. Malaysia Excellence Awards - First founded in 2005, the Malaysia Awards program began as the Malaysia Telecoms Awards. In 2010, the Awards program was expanded to include other prominent companies in Malaysia from other sectors. Frost & Sullivan celebrates the 11th anniversary of the Malaysia Excellence Awards this year.
  • 6. Korea Excellence Awards – Now in its 4th year, the Korea Awards program seeks to recognize companies that have rose above competition and demonstrated outstanding performance across various industries from the Automotive, Energy, and Healthcare categories to the Aerospace & Defense and Information Communication Technology sectors in the Korea markets.
  • 7. Indonesia Excellence Awards – Now in its 8th year, the Indonesia Awards program has identified many outstanding companies in Indonesia across various industries.
  • 8. Japan Excellence Awards - The Frost & Sullivan Japan Excellence Awards is now in its 5th consecutive year and seeks to recognize companies and individuals that have pushed the boundaries of excellence - rising above the competition and demonstrating outstanding performance in the Japan markets.
  • 9. Singapore Excellence Awards – Founded in 2013, The Frost & Sullivan Singapore Excellence Awards program seeks to recognize companies and individuals that have pushed the boundaries of excellence - rising above the competition and demonstrating outstanding performance in the Singapore market.
  • 10. Best Practices in Customer Experience Awards – Now in its second year, the Frost & Sullivan Best Practices in Customer Experience Awards program seeks to recognize companies that have pushed the boundaries of delighting their customers at every stage and in every interaction. Frost & Sullivan measures customer sentiment across various touch points and throughout the customer life cycle in various industries. It also aims to provide industry and customer insights to help companies better understand their clients.

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