in

101 Top Japanese Computer Companies and Startups of 2021

This article showcases our top picks for the best Japanese based Computer companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Computer industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top Japanese Computer Startups

Data sourced from Crunchbase and SemRush.

Mujin, Inc.

Mujin, Inc.

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Mujin develops automation solutions for industrial robots to simplify factory and logistics automation and increase worldwide productivity.

Kudan

Kudan

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Kudan is accelerating evolution of AR/MR/VR and automobile/drone/robot by developing computer software algorithms as Artificial Perception.

Kudan

Synspective

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

provides solutions for customers’ challenges with utilizing and integrating data from “SAR” satellite constellations, big data, and so on.

Kudan

Cybertrust

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Cybertrust is a provider of a comprehensive security certification services to various public and private entities.

Kudan

Translimit

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Translimit was initially launched back in January by Hiroki Takaba and Takuma Kudo, both of whom previously worked at CyberAgent companies.

Kudan

QunaSys

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

QunaSys is a Research and development of quantum computer hardware company.

Kudan

Idein

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Idein seeks to enable all real-world events to be handled by software.

Kudan

A*QUANTUM

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

A*QUANTUM is an quantum computer software.

Kudan

GHELIA

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

GHELIA aims to utilize AI technologies not only for business enterprises but also for human enhancement.

Kudan

RT Corporation

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

RT Corporation specializes in providing service robots in variety of domestic and international fields.

Kudan

Photosynth

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Photosynth is a set of tools for capturing and viewing the places in 3D.

Kudan

Hmcomm

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Hmcomm is a provider of AI technology-based voice recognition and abnormal sound detection services for business applications.

Kudan

blueqat

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Quantum Computing and Machine Learning

Kudan

NeuroSpace

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

NeuroSpace is a developing a program to improve sleep quality for large companies.

Kudan

Nextremer

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Nextremer is a research and Development of AI Dialogue System and Open Innovation Services.

Kudan

JOLLY GOOD

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Jolly Good develops new entertainment using advanced technology and content.

Kudan

Gatebox

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Gatebox is the world’s first virtual home robot that allows you to live with your favorite character.

Kudan

Talknote

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Talknote is a micro social communication service based in Tokyo, Japan.

Kudan

MJI

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

MJI develops communication robots ” Tapia ” which make the user smile, soothe, and make life more fulfilling.

Kudan

Floadia Corporation

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Floadia Corporation is a developer of embedded flash memory IP.

Kudan

Phyzios

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Phyzios is a startup software company.

Kudan

Fixstars

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Fixstars provides full solutions that harness the high computing performance of multi-core technology.

Kudan

Granzella

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Granzera is an entertainment company that focuses on the production of video game software and VR games.

Kudan

A1A

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

A1A offers a cloud-based manufacturing and procurement system for manufacturers.

Kudan

Connexx Systems

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Connexx Systems developing core battery technologies.

Kudan

YESOD

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

YESOD is a cloud-type service for management departments

Kudan

ROUTE06

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

ROUTE06 is a software company that provides DX consulting, digital product development and enterprise software services.

Kudan

NEW STANDARD

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

New standard is a company that recreates value with new standards, creates creativity and communication using our unique methodologies.

Kudan

Capy Inc.

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Capy Inc is a start-up that offers secure online security solutions for websites via its CAPTCHA solution.

Kudan

Yaraku, Inc.

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Yaraku is an online platform that enables users to translate documents of multiple languages.

Kudan

emotivE

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

emotivE creates a recognition AI data analysis model that communicates with people.

Kudan

AtCoder

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

AtCoder is a programming contest management service that specializes in the development and administration of programming contest site.

Kudan

Odd Concepts

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Odd Concept is a specializing search engine for video content

Kudan

Exvision

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Developing “Hi-Speed Vision” algorithm and products, which leverage images taken at higher frame rate than standard video rate (>100fps)

Kudan

LAMP Japan

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Lamp is a Content marketing business

Kudan

Generic Solution

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

GS8 software product for information retrieval and machine learning and provides distributed computing services.

Kudan

Pricebook

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Pricebook is an online platform offering a shopping search engine for finding gadgets in Indonesia and Southeast Asia.

Kudan

IzumoBase

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

IzumoBase is a Japan-based startup that develops and licenses software-defined storage solutions.

Kudan

Latona

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

IoT/Edge Computing, Artificial Intelligence

Kudan

Atmark Techno

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Atmark Techno is a manufacturer of embedded platforms for industrial equipment centered on low-power CPU boards.

Kudan

ICSOFT

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

ICSOFT provides computer system design and system development services.

Kudan

ABAL

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

ABAL is a wireless and mobile virtuality reality system developing computer graphics, consumer game development, and video entertainment.

Kudan

Aishin

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Aishin specializes in personal computer system development and sales.

Kudan

PlusOne

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

PlusOne provides computer software development and sales services.

Kudan

F.TRON

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

F.TRON is a software based company.

Kudan

Implem

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Imprint is a business application platform that makes it easy to create business applications without programming.

Kudan

Marketo Japan

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Marketo Japan is a provider of marketing automation software and a platform for investors and employees.

Kudan

Plus-D

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Plus-D offers planning, combining mass media and real media, especially in the digital fields such as websites, smartphone apps, and SNS.

Kudan

Ugotoru

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Ugotol operate our business with the vision of ” I want to be good” and “I want to teach” in dance sports .

Kudan

Z Holdings

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Z Holdings is a consolidated subsidiary of SoftBank Corp. that handles the control of group companies and related operations.

Kudan

ORG

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

ORG is the provider of system consultation services.

Kudan

Sumitomo Electric

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Sumitomo Electric Industries is a manufacturer of electric wire and optical fiber cables.

Kudan

menu

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

menu is a delivery service and support desk operate 24 hours a day.

Kudan

Hitachi Solutions

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Hitachi Solutions is a consulting firm and systems integrator helping customers from strategy to solution through a portfolio.

Kudan

Rigaku

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Rigaku is a supplier of equipment for X-ray spectrometry, diffraction, and optics.

Kudan

SANYO Semiconductor

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

SANYO Semiconductor manufactures and provides semiconductor products.

Kudan

VAIO

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

VAIO is specializing in the planning and development of PC business and contract business.

Kudan

Poynter

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

POYNTER is a Japanese Anime information site that enables users to post anime illustrations, MMD animations, and figure photos.

Kudan

Levi

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Levi is a company which researching innovative methods for designing complex and valuable systems.

Kudan

Degica

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Degica is a leading provider of eCommerce and Payment solutions.

Kudan

Japan Computer Vision Corp (JCV)

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Japan Computer Vision Corp is a leading AI technology company located in japan

Kudan

Backlog

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Backlog is an online project management tool for developers that creates web-based application tools for team collaboration.

Kudan

GMO Pepabo

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

GMO Pepabo is a web hosting service company that offers internet-related services and online shop creation services.

Kudan

IDEC Corp

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

IDEC Corp is a manufacturer of Automation and Control products.

Kudan

Net One Systems

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

To rapidly deliver solutions that meet the imperatives of the IT era-that’s the Net One Systems commitment.

Kudan

Dexerials

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Dexerials Corporation is a company manufactures and sells electronic components.

Kudan

Skylink

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

The sale of the current DJI product, technical and repair support, safety training, has developed a variety of drone businesses.

Kudan

BroadBand Tower

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

BroadBand Tower supports IoT (internet of things) through its advanced technological capabilities.

Kudan

SDL

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

SDL specializes in the computer software development and system introduction.

Kudan

arm

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

arm specializes in computer system development services.

Kudan

GOV

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

GOV is a computer software, hardware and equipment manufacturer.

Kudan

Digital Media Professionals

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Digital Media Professionals is an AI Computing Company.

Kudan

Hitachi Maxell

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Hitachi Maxell Computer tapes, Broadcasting video tapes, Blu-ray Discs, DVDs, CDs, Audio tapes, Video tapes

Kudan

Tokyo Ohka Kogyo

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Tokyo Ohka Kogyo Co., Ltd. engages in the manufacture and sale of electronic functional materials for the material and equipment

Kudan

Celartem Technology

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Global solutions for managing assets, imagery and energy.

Kudan

S2

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

S2 specializes in hosting and data center development services.

Kudan

Roland DG

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Roland DG is a computer peripheral equipment manufacturing company.

Kudan

CASIO COMPUTER

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Casio Computer offers products such as clocks, electronic dictionaries, calculators, and electronic stationery.

Kudan

Skydea K.K.

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Tokyo creative agency providing UI/UX design and development

Kudan

Hyper Inc

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Hyper Inc engaged in the sale of computers and peripheral equipment.

Kudan

ASUS Japan

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

ASUS is a multi-national computer and electronics hardware company.

Kudan

Shifter

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Shifter – The static site generator for WordPress

Kudan

Irwin

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Irwin is an IT company specialized in computer software development services.

Kudan

KALKUL

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

KALKUL is a startup pioneering the development of reality extension devices for an audio-first ambient computing era.

Kudan

Unicast Inc.

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Software Development, Robotics

Kudan

SUNTEC

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

SUNTEC engages in computer hardware & software development, printed circuit board designing and electrical components selling businesses.

Kudan

Cryptoeconomics Lab

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Cryptoeconomics Lab is the provider of DApps development frameworks intended to help build decentralized applications.

Kudan

Zappallas

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Zappallas engages in the planning and development of mobile and PC fortune-telling services.

Kudan

CyberSolutions

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

CyberSolutions is a computer software company.

Kudan

JPCERT Coordination Center

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

JPCERT Coordination Center gathers computer security information, supports incident response, and sends out computer security information.

Kudan

Gala, Inc

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Gala is involved with the development and operation of online Free to Play games.

Kudan

IDS

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

IDS is an internet company specialized in software development and sales services.

Kudan

Zeus Enterprise

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Zeus Enterprise is an outsourcing business with a focus on networks and help desk support.

Kudan

Synthesis

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Synthesis is an industry-academia collaborative venture company that develops and designs system LSIs.

Kudan

QES

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

QES introduce technical information related to Microsoft and products handled by them.

Kudan

Roboticsware

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Roboticsware specializes in the development of packages such as SCADA and OPC servers.

Kudan

Bitis

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Bitisu is the provider of business continuity planning and security software, and cloud-based services.

Kudan

Intelligent Wave

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Intelligent Wave specializes in network connection, authorization and other processing systems for credit card payments.

Kudan

Ask Corporation

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Ask Corporation is a distributor of products range from IT peripherals, mobile electronics, and professional videography equipment.

Kudan

Cercle

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Cercle is a web production, system development and advertising agency.

Kudan

Infoview Technologies Japan

Crunchbase Website Twitter Facebook Linkedin

Infoview Technologies Japan is an IT company specialized in software development and maintenance services.

Written by Mark Fitz

101 Top Japanese Construction Companies and Startups of 2021

100 Top Japanese Real Estate Companies and Startups of 2021