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CORPORATE PHILOSOPHY

JR SYSTEMS aims to be a company offering advanced data communications services for an affluent, comfortable society.

Caring for people

Valuing its shareholders and its clients, JR SYSTEMS prospers with the trust of both parties. Inside the company, our staff reach fulfillment in an environment of respect, trust and cooperation.

Creating an affluent society

By developing and managing data communications systems for JR Group, transport, logistics and tourism, JR SYSTEMS supports a network for an affluent and comfortable society.

Providing reliable, optimal services

Based on its extensive advanced technology and experience, JR SYSTEMS offers the latest information technology with reliable, optimal services.

CORE SERVICES

INTELLIGENCE

JR SYSTEMS develops and operates MARS (Magnetic-electronic Automatic Reservation System), the greatest scale online system in Japan.

INTERFACE

JR SYSTEMS keeps the reliability of MARS and network system high level, such as 99.999% in availability.

INTERACTIVE

JR SYSTEMS supports e-business by offering various solutions.

INTEGRATION

JR SYSTEMS integrates information systems of transportation, logistics and travel agent.

GENERAL OVERVIEW

In 1986, as a result of the privatization and break-up of JNR, the Railway Information Systems Company (commonly known as ‘JR SYSTEMS’) was established separately from the railway companies.

Based mainly in Tokyo, it not only develops, markets and supports information systems products but also provides information processing services including consultancy and system integration services.

It also offers the public packet communications service on a nationwide regulated basis as a “value-added” packet carrier.

The service offered by JR SYSTEMS cover a wide range of different subjects. Some of these are described below:

PROJECTS

Information Systems Services

MARS – Ticketing and Reservation Systems for JR trains

Japan’s leading system handles advance sales of JR train tickets, car rentals, events, etc. The central system connects to about 9,800 terminals and hosts in travel agencies.
Currently, it sells on average1.9million tickets per day.

Travel Agency System

  • Repository for All JR Fares, Seat Availability and Other Data for Travel Agency Users
  • Interfaces/Communicates with MARS
  • Provides a Full Range of Services for Railroad, Cruise, Theater
  • Tickets and Other Travel Related Products

Point of Sales System

  • Administration Total Income of JR-Station
  • Efficiency Sales of Ticket Office at JR-Station
  • Intensive Management Service Results of Ticket Office at JR-Station

Telecommunication Network Services (Value Added Services);JR-NET

Internet Protocol Network Services

Message Transmission Services

Facsimile Services

CYBER STATION Telecommunication Services for Multi-media Reservations

  • Provides information ranging from transportation to tourism
  • Electronic Mail Services
  • Connecting to Internet Services

Terminals

Ticketing and Reservations Terminals
Automatic Ticket Vending Machines
Available Seat Display Terminals

Other Services

System Design and Software Development
Technology Consultation
System and Network Solution Proposition

CORPORATE DATA

Corporate Name : Railway Information Systems Co., Ltd
Date of Foundation: December 9,1986
Capital: 1000 million yen
Number of Employees: 620(Years ended March 31 2018)

REVENUE

Years ended March 31, 2018
33,200 million yen

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