- NTT Comware Corp. plans to market an information-sharing system that will make it possible for users to communicate by voice and image. The system is relatively easy to construct. A server is connected to a company's LAN and personal computers are outfitted with small cameras and headsets. Networked computers access required software via the server. Before calling a colleague, employees can confirm whether the person is at his or her computer based on operational status. In addition to videoconferencing, the system will accommodate keyboard-input real-time text exchanges. Users can share documents created in word-processing programs or spreadsheet programs.
- KDDI Corp. will...