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Sony internet excercise


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Sony internet excercise

  1. 1. SONY (Believethatanythingyou canimagine,youcanmakereal) The Sony group was founded in 1946 by Akio Morita and Masaru Ibuka.The SONY Group is primarily focused on the Electronics (such as AV/IT products & components), Game (such as PlayStation), Entertainment (such as motion pictures and music), and Financial Services (such as insurance and banking) sectors. Not only do SONY represent a wide range of businesses, but SONY remain globally unique. Its aim is to fully leverage this uniqueness in aggressively carrying out their convergence strategy so that it can continue to emotionally touch and excite its customers. Life at sony Believing its employees to be one of the most important aspects of its corporate foundation, Sony acknowledges that its ongoing ability to offer dream-inspiring products, services and lifestyles around the world depends on its ability to secure talented employees with a wide range of values and personalities -- irrespective of nationality, culture, race, gender and the presence or absenceof physical limitations -- and to create employment environments that enable these individuals to fulfill their potential. Sony encourages personal growth through on-the-job learning, as well as access to a variety of programs tailored to different regional needs, including education for next-generation business leaders, management skill improvement training, and training aimed at enhancing the abilities and skills of individual employees.
  2. 2. Flexible Working Styles Sony not only follows the laws and customs of the countries and regions in which it operates, but also offers versatile working styles designed to help its employees achieve an effective work-life balance. In Japan, Sony Corporation has introduced the "flex-time system" and the discretionary work system, enabling it to offer employees a variety of flexible options. Sony employees have used a high percentage of their allotment of annual paid holidays, which in fiscal year 2009 averaged 18 days. Child Care and Nursing Care Sony offers a special accumulated leave system aimed at employees undertaking child care or nursing care and a child care paid leave system that can be used in combination with child care leave and provides up to 20 days' leave for employees who have given birth. A significant number of employees take advantage of these leave systems. In addition, Sony offers an "At-Home Work System" and the "use of annual paid holiday on an hourly basis" for child care or nursing care. Cultural Challenges faced by Sony o Sony has developed a website which is available in the different languages which has been further categorized on the basis of Regions the countries belong to. For example it is dived Continent wise. o Then country wise also they have made the websites. o They also use different languages to script their sites. Infact they have used National language of every country. o They have also made microsites. Eg : , etc.
  3. 3. o Its all done to provide more ease and convenience for the customers. o They also give assistance to particularly translate a particular site. o Thus to sum up Sony is facing problem by diversification as they have to study different cultures , languages and even they have to make separate websites for different countries. o All the products of Sony are available online and company is capable to cater a mass market through its online marketing. o Workforce Diversity is one of the challenges faced by the company. Even Marketing and catering the product to different markets and after sales service are the challenges the company needs to work upon. Products launched by sony HD camera The SNC-CH240 Full HD Fixed camera was launched at Sony's Power of Images (POI) event in Germany, completing its HD range. IFSEC heralded the European launch of two new HD cameras. . Focused onimage quality, the SNC-DH180 boasts a built-in infrared (IR) illuminator to deliver excellent images even in absolute darkness, while the SNC-DH240 is equipped with various different image enhancers including View-DR. Laptop with new TransferJet Sony will launch the first laptop containing the new Transfer Jet short-range wireless system on Saturday. Sony hopes Transfer Jet will replace cables for shifting data between gadgets, but the technology's success will depend on its use
  4. 4. in products from the big-name consumer electronics companies that have pledged to supportit Sony to launch new e-readerin Japan Sony has partnered with three local companies including mobile phone carrier KDDI Corp, ToppanPrinting Co. and Asahi Shimbun, a major newspaper in Japan, to establish an e-book distribution company. Sony Unveils Its Answer to Apple's iTunes .  Completely new lineup of BRAVIA™ LCD televisions with LED backlight technology and our new Monolithic Design is a clear example of how Sony will continue to own the living room by creating products that deliver on Sony’s promise of exceptional TV quality and performance-a promise that continues with the upcoming launch of 3D televisions.  VAIO PCs continue to impress with their strong combination of innovation, entertainment and elegant design. One particularly exciting model in the lineup is the Z series. Weighing in at just three pounds and featuring cutting- edge graphics, it is a wonderful example of our ultra-mobile engineering expertise.  Sony Ericsson introduced the Xperia™ X10-a feature-rich Smartphone built on a new open platform-and is currently rolling it out globally. In addition to rich graphics and a large touchscreen display, the Xperia™ X10 also features applications to intelligently manage bothcommunications and media from multiple sources.  Cinemas around the world are starting to deploy digital projectors, which allow content to be projected at substantially higher image quality than
  5. 5. existing projectors. The 4K digital cinema projector system already commercialized by Sony is designed for easy conversion to 3D projection, and the two largest theater chains in the United States have signed on to deploy our systems across their circuits of more than 11,000 screens, representing an important step for this growth business.  Sony/ATV Music Publishing, for the first time in the Company’s history, was named ASCAP Pop Publisher of the Year-the industry’s highest honor. Sony/ATV continues to be tremendously innovative in licensing the songs in its catalog, and with the year’s biggest international country and pop sensations-Taylor Swift and Lady Gaga-signed to Sony/ATV, there is a lot to be excited about. Televisions The Company is targeting profitability in LCD TVs in fiscal year 2010. In addition, this autumn we will launch the Sony Internet TV. Developed in collaboration with Google, Sony Internet TV is an exciting new generation of television that not only offers new forms of enjoyment through unprecedented Internet integration, but is also able to “evolve” through the download of applications. We are also developing the next generation of TV display, and over the medium term are targeting a 20% market share. Game The PlayStation®3 platform has been gaining momentum since the launch of the slimmer, lighter and attractively priced PS3™ last year. PlayStation®Move features a new motion controller that, when combined with the PlayStation®Eye camera, can very precisely track users’ movements to add a new dimension to PS3™ games. Additionally, as a core aspectof Sony’s Groupwide launch of 3D
  6. 6. products, we have commenced the era of 3D gaming by enabling all existing PS3™s to be upgraded to 3D-compatibility with a free firmware download, and will release our own 3D game titles and continue to actively supportthe development of 3D games by third-party software developers.