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Hitachi Brings Technology To Life At COMDEX 1999

Nov 15, 1999 15:33 PM

-- Hitachi Demonstrates Enduring Technology Solutions for Home, Boardroom and Business-to-Business Environments --

--Company to Also Focus on DVD: The Storage Technology Format of the 21st Century--

LAS VEGAS, Nevada,, November 15, 1999 -- Underscoring the pervasiveness of Hitachi products throughout all facets of people’s lives, Hitachi America, Ltd., a subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd., Japan (NYSE:HIT), today announced that the company will feature a wide range of technology products and solutions at COMDEX /Fall ’99.

Five theme-based, interactive vignettes, focusing on the Home, Boardroom, i-Business, Online Trading and the application of DVD, will illustrate the personal and professional benefits of Hitachi technology that people have come to rely on. Hitachi’s full-line of world-class solutions can be viewed at Booth L5855.

"The Internet is driving phenomenal changes in people’s everyday lives that transcend time and location. Hitachi is continuing its 90-year legacy by developing reliable tools that support our customers’ business and personal needs. Our goal is to be a major presence in building the information infrastructure of the future," said Tomoharu Shimayama, president and CEO of Hitachi America, Ltd., the North American arm of Hitachi, Ltd. "From data processing and storage to micro-processing and multimedia, Hitachi products harness the power of information. As a world leader in technology and R&D, Hitachi is proud to be at COMDEX 1999 to demonstrate the dependable technology that will carry our customers into the New Millennium."