LifeSize Adds Japanese Distributor

Austin, Texas-based high-definition, video conferencing system firm LifeSize said today that it has added a new distributor for the company's products in Japan. LifeSize has signed Hitachi High-Technology (HHT) as a master distributor for the firm across Japan. The company said that it has already installed its systems in multiple locations across Japan. LifeSize is a venture backed firm that develops high definition, video communications systems used by companies to connect remote groups. Hitachi High-Technologies is a subsidiary of Hitachi Ltd.