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101 Top Japanese Security Companies and Startups of 2021

This article showcases our top picks for the best Japanese based Security companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Security 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 Security Startups

Data sourced from Crunchbase and SemRush.

NEC Corporation

NEC Corporation

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NEC Corporation is a leader in the integration of IT and network technologies that benefit businesses and people around the world.

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Axelspace

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Axelspace is a commercial microsatellite developer and satellite imagery provider.

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bitkey Japan

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Bitkey is a company provides its own key technology.

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AWL

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AWL provides AI camera solutions to solve retail store issues and increase value.

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Trend Micro

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Trend Micro is a global cybersecurity leader with enterprise and SMB security solutions for cloud, XDR, endpoint, email, and networks.

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Cyber Security Cloud

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Cyber security cloud is a web security service that visualizes and blocks cyber attacks on websites and web servers.

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EAGLYS

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EAGLYS provides a Secure Computing Platform for sharing, storing, analyzing, and machine learning over encrypted data

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Cybertrust

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

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SHIFT

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software testing, quality assurance and security assessment

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VAAK

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VAAK operates human analysis platform with behavior recognition for retail and security: crime prevention and checkout-less systems.

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Midokura

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MIDOKURA is a Sony Group company that delivers innovative solutions to power the Edge AI revolution in IoT.

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Cocon

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Cocon engages in the cybersecurity and AI/ automation business.

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Safie

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Safie is a smart security cameras and home security of the smartphone.

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Secual

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Secual is a Smart Home Security with original devices and application.

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ABCash Technologies

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ABCash Technologies provides advice on financial products such as insurance, mortgages, and investment products.

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Spider Labs

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Spider Labs offers solutions to help fight ad fraud and ensure data security.

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Caulis Inc.

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Caulis is a cybersecurity startup which is building the open security platform for every single device.

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FIXER

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FIXER Inc. is the leading and the most trusted cloud service provider in Japan

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Tokyo

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Tokyo provides consistently-designed signage and projector installation, as well as maintenance company support.

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Tech Bureau

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Tech Bureau provides cryptographic currency and Blockchain technology using exchange API to handle currency encryption.

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Ridge-i

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Ridge-i provide AI technology optimized for business needs.

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earlyworks

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Early Works is a Next-generation blockchain technology that realizes high speed, high scalability, and high security.

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Aidea

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Aidea specializes in the development and operation of the ship control system.

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Qrio Inc.

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Qrio is a provision of IoT product development / manufacturing / sales etc. and its operation service.

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LocationMind

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LocationMind is an IT company that provides human flow analysis, IoT solutions, and security for positioning signals.

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Adacotech

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Adacotech manufacture and develops systems related to video surveillance and automatic recognition .

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Flatt Security

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Flatt Security is a cyber security company for all things.

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keychain

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Keychain is the decentralized authentication blockchain platform for finance, IoT, and enterprise.

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Justiceye

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Justiceye provides AI-controlled security and surveillance camera solutions.

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NEW STANDARD

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

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Capy Inc.

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

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M0mentum

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M0mentum is a ROI improvement tool that provides its users with ad fraud and verification solutions.

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LINE Securities

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LINE Securities is a provider of remote securities brokerage and securities investment consultation services.

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Realglobe

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Real Globe is a company that makes use of advanced technologies such as AI, IoT, and Robotics.

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Gizumo

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Gizumo is a Web production company

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DDS Japan

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DDS is the division pursues the research and development.

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Aroba

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Aroba specializes in network camera management software business.

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SmileWorks

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SmileWorks Inc. designs and develops cloud- and web-based application services for ministries.

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BroadBand Security

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BroadBand Security provides security auditing and consulting services, vulnerability diagnosis service, and IT counter measure services.

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Evixar

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Evixar provides an Automatic Content Recognition technology “Evixar ACR” that identifies and analyzes sound content.

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Digital Cruise

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Digital Cruise Provides cloud services for video distribution and digital signage.

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NIL Japan

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NIL is a company developed innovative functional ultrafine particle technology based on many years of research experience.

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i cubed systems

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Ai cube de Systems provides information technology-related solutions for mobile devices.

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Ayonix Corporation

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Ayonix Corporation is an AI-based 3D face recognition company which provides a full-kit Face recognition application.

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ChillStack

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ChillStack provides information on AI, security, and development.

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SecureInnovation

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SecureInnovation is a Security diagnosis service.

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8 Securities Japan

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8Securities is a new whirlwind in the world of asset management

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Unibot

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Unibot is a Security and customer service.

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SELF Japan

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Self is a handles user information on SELF provided by the Company.

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Keeyls

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Keeyls is providing a system that solves the time and physical divergence between those who want to lend /provide.

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AI Project

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AI Project provides its clients with security system services.

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SIG

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SIG specializes in system integration and IT infrastructure solutions.

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Tokai Tokyo Securities

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Tokai Tokyo Securities provides financial services and makes proposals for individual products and services.

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NTT Ltd

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NTT Ltd is a provider a broad range of security, risk, and compliance services.

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One Check

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One Check is a developer and seller of counterfeit residence card checker.

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Bankguard

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BankGuard is involved in the research and development of countermeasures against attacks on online banking.

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Dream Protocol

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Dream Protocol is working on research for new product development.

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A’s Child

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A’s child is a company that uses data analytics to better the lives of children around the world.

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Z Holdings

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

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Rakuten Securities

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Rakuten Securities is an Internet securities of Rakuten Group, which operates Japan’s largest Internet shopping mall.

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CyberTiger

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CyberTiger is an Asian marketing gateway focused on bridging between international mobile application developers to Japanese publishers.

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DIGITAL HEARTS Japan

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Digital Hearts is a testing and quality assurance company that Nintendo and many other companies developed.

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Cybereason Japan

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Cybereason Japan offers an end-to-end cybersecurity solution built to empower defenders.

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Digital Sphere

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Digital Sphere is an Internet based company.

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Marvelous

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AI powered Narrative Intelligence

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GSX

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GSX specializes in providing information security and cyber security services.

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ASKA

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ASKA is an application development and network security company.

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IID

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IID provides research and consulting services in Japan and internationally.

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SECOM

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Security company in Japan active in many sectors including applied research through their Intelligent Systems Lab.

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Kaspersky Labs Japan

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Kaspersky Labs Japan is an information security company that offers cybersecurity solutions.

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Net One Systems

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

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YOU COM

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YOU COM specializes in research, development and sales of equipment and systems related to security.

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GMO Cloud KK

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Cloud services, digital identity, GlobalSign certificate authority company, cloud based development platforms

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Flare Networks

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Flare Networks is a Network system development (contract development) In- house software license sales.

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Vox Technologies

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Containerization of last-mile delivery logistics

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Hitachi Systems

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Hitachi Systems is an IT service provider that specializes in developing and implementing business systems for customers.

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Techmatrix

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Techmatrix provides business applications and new technologies.

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Macnica Networks Corp.

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Value added distributor based in Japan

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DataSign Inc.

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Ensure Data Transparency. Protect Your Data.

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MOTEX

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MOTEX specializes in the development and sales of products for internal and external security measures.

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Startup Plus

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Startup Plus is a group of engineers who are engaged in play and work

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LAC Co., Ltd.

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LAC Co., Ltd. provides security solutions.

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Matsui Securities

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Matsui Securities is a Japanese financial company engaged in financial product trading business.

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SECURE Japan

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Secure Co., Ltd.is aconducts business related to security system development.

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NOX

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NOX specializes in network security and storage management solutions.

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Dai-Ichi Life Holdings Inc ADR

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Dai-Ichi Life Holdings Inc is a provider of secure future for every community life through life insurance and related services.

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SOHGO SECURITY SERVICES

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SOHGO SECURITY SERVICES specializes in the provision and management of security and disaster prevention services.

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CSE Japan

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CSE is a software based company.

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Axis

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Axis is a solution vendor that focuses on information security management systems and system strategies.

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Panasonic i-PRO Sensing Solutions Co., Ltd.

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Panasonic i-PRO Sensing Solutions Co., Ltd. operates as a Surveillance Systems Business.

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Toyota Systems

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Toyota Systems is a company that supports the global IT strategies of Toyota Group companies.

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SIROK

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SIROK is an IT company provides service planning using smartphones such as next-generation mobile Internet, production and management.

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KINGSOFT JAPAN

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Kingsoft is a smartphone application service.

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JPCERT Coordination Center

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

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Swift Xi Inc.

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Aerospace Company in Japan

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LAC

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LAC provides network security against cyber-terrorism that offers security consulting services.

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Luce Search

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Luce Search is Surveying with moving objects Image processing analysis Development and operation of UAV or various robots

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LRM

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LRM is a consulting company

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Aeye Security Lab

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Aeye Security Lab provides cloud-based web application vulnerability diagnosis service.

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E-Guardian

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E-guardian is a comprehensive internet security company that provide a one-stop solution to all internet security needs through.

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Intelligent Wave

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

Written by Mark Fitz

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