Distribution, promotion and further development of ICOT Free Software (IFS) which was developed in FGCS Project and FGCS Follow-on Project was transferred to JIPDEC at July 1995. October 1st 1996, JIPDEC established Research Institute for Advanced Information Technology (AITEC) as its sub-organization to carry out distribution, promotion and further development of IFS.

We publish "AITEC News" to let you know our activities on IFS. We are very looking forward to hearing your comments on AITEC News at aitec-news@icot.or.jp.