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.
JR SYSTEMS develops and operates MARS (Magnetic-electronic Automatic Reservation System), the greatest scale online system in Japan.
JR SYSTEMS keeps the reliability of MARS and network system high level, such as 99.999% in availability.
JR SYSTEMS supports e-business by offering various solutions.
JR SYSTEMS integrates information systems of transportation, logistics and travel agent.
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:
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
CYBER STATION Telecommunication Services for Multi-media Reservations
- Provides information ranging from transportation to tourism
- Electronic Mail Services
- Connecting to Internet Services
Ticketing and Reservations Terminals
Automatic Ticket Vending Machines
Available Seat Display Terminals
System Design and Software Development
System and Network Solution Proposition
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)
Years ended March 31, 2018
33,200 million yen