This is a summary slide presentation containing the recommendations of a advisory group under MIC concerned with smartphone privacy issues. The report proposes the setting of industry sector voluntary guidelines. The report reflects the views of 35 industry associations and companies in Japan. An oversight body will be organized to monitor compliance.
MIC publishes this report annually. The 2012 report has an interesting roundup on the role ICT played in the recovery process from the 2011 East Japan Great Earthquake.
METI 2011 action plan for promoting rapid adoption of the “Internet of Things” to strengthen key sectors of Japanese economy with special attention to transportation and traffic management, agriculture and the content and creative industry.
This document is an update of the general strategy released by NISC in 2010. In particular, it focuses on measures to protect critical infrastructure and the security challenges presented by the rapid expansion in the use of smart phone technologies.
This document contains initial lessons learned and consideration of future initiatives in deploying ICT to respond to natural disasters.
This document outlines the strategy of the Democratic Party of Japan shortly after it won a stunning victory in the 2008 Lower House Election. Its call for the full privatization and reorganization of NTT aroused considerable debate, but there was no follow up due to the March 2011 Earthquake.