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101 Top Tokyo Hardware Companies and Startups

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

Data sourced from Crunchbase and SemRush.

KIOXIA

KIOXIA

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KIOXIA is a group strategy formulation and management company.

Olympus

Olympus

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Olympus manufactures and sells precision machineries and instruments worldwide.

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LeapMind

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LeapMind makes deep learning “small and compact” and accessible across a broad spectrum of applications, evolving the Internet of Things.

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Fove

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Fove offers an eye tracking head mount display.

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SmartDrive

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SmartDrive is hardware and big data solution for drive.

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Photosynth

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

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H2L

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H2L is a Japanese hardware startup spun off from the University of Tokyo.

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Future Standard

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Future Standard is a R&D and provides image analytics solution especially for advertisement.

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Edgecortix

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Semiconductor design company headquartered in Singapore, that develops accelerators for AI and machine learning.

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obniz

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Cloud based IoT system providing realtime and bi-directional access to real world.

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Fujifilm

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Fujifilm develops and sells consumer products and business products related to photography.

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Pyrenee

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Pyrenee is a hardware startup that creates devices that protect people’s lives.

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XTREME-D Inc.

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XTREME-D is an startup whose mission is to make HPC cloud computing access easy, fast, efficient, and economical for every customer.

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Nain

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Nain aim to simplify our modern lifestyle associated with wearable devices, provide adjustable SNS voice over technology.

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Glamo

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Glamo is a Software Company will develop and sell equipment control devices.

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exiii

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We make EXOS, a wearable haptic device for XR.

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Blue Industries

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Blue Industries is a diagnostic device and bioinformatics analysis company.

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Implem

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

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ABAL

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

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pickupon

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Pickupon is a company that transcribes important parts of the call

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Casio

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Casio is a multinational consumer electronics company, offers calculators, mobile phones, cameras, musical instruments, watches, and more.

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Toshiba Corporation

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Toshiba Corporation manufactures and markets advanced electronic and electrical products.

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Ricoh Company

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Ricoh is a global technology company provide office imaging equipment, document management systems and IT services.

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Mitsubishi Electric

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Mitsubishi Electric Corporation manufactures and sells electric and electronic equipment used in various systems and appliances.

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HOYA CORPORATION

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HOYA CORPORATION is engaged in the manufacture and sale of electronics-related products, imaging products, healthcare products and medical

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Sony Mobile Communications

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Sony Mobile Communications offers a portfolio of smartphones, tablets, smart products, and accessories.

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FutuRocket

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IoT hardware micro startup selected for Infinity Ventures Summit 2017 Fall Launchpad

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TAITO

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Taito specializes in developing video games, software, and hardware.

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WOTA

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WOTA is developing small-scale decentralized water recycling systems and autonomous control system for water treatment.

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AHS

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AHS is a developer and seller of software and hardware for creators and multimedia, OEM, license sales, contract development.

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Sony Computer Entertainment (SCEI)

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Sony Computer Entertainment engages in the research and development of hardware and software related to PlayStation platforms.

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Poletowin Pitcrew Holding

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Poletowin Pitcrew Holding is engages in testing or verification & evaluation and internet supporting business.

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Vox Technologies

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Containerization of last-mile delivery logistics

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KAI Group

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KAI Group develops and designs knives, razors, surgical and industrial cutting tools as well as beauty-care, kitchen tools.

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Rigaku

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

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GET IT Japan

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Getit operates globally not only in Japan, but also in North America, Europe, and Asia, centered on two business units.

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OKI Electric Industry Company

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OKI Electric Industry Company is a company manufacturing and selling info-telecom and printer products.

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Cerevo

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Cerevo (Consumer Electronics Revolution), a company that is actively involved in consumer electronic appliances and web presence.

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TOSHO SYSTEM SERVICE

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TOSHO SYSTEM SERVICE provides system development and networks development services.

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LanTroVision

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LanTroVision is an ICT company that specializes in structured cabling systems wireless networks, containment systems, and infrastructure.

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HAPSMobile

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HAPSMobile is a joint venture between SoftBank and Aerovironment Inc. that designs telecommunication aircraft

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Sony Biz Networks Corporation

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Sony Biz Networks Corporation is a corporate Internet service provider in Sony group.

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HAS

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HAS offers system integration, software development and hardware sales services.

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DREAMEXCHANGE

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DREAMEXCHANGE specializes in network technology support for mobile communications.

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BS Conditional Access Systems

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BS Conditional Access Systems provides and operates a limited reception system for digital broadcasting using IC cards.

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MERITECH Japan

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Meritech is a leading manufacturer of mobile network monitoring and performance optimization solutions tools.

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Marubeni Network Solutions

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Marubeni Network Solutions engages in network integration and IoT services.

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BBIX

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BBIX offers different connection services for ISP business operators through high quality traffic management.

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Nadia Japan

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Nadia is a combination of three words.The unique know-how gained by specializing in production shares various issues faced by clients,

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D-Link

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D-Link is a provider of cutting-edge network equipment with high-quality technology and services.

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Tokyoflash

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Tokyoflash is a Japanese watch company.

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Rainbow Partners

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Rainbow Partners pioneers licensing entertainment metadata, media recognition and recommendation solutions.

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Tanken Seal Seiko

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Tanken Seal Seiko provides ABC seal, mechanical seal, body frame, carbon products, and shaft sealing solutions for industries.

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LINE WORKS

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LINE WORKS provides Cloud based office products.

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Hyper Inc

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

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Vanguard Industries

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Vanguard Industries Inc. is an innovation firm based in Tokyo, Japan.

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UNIPASS

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UNIPASS engages in the development of OA equipment and computer network construction.

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Schaft

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SCHAFT is a Japanese robotics company

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Community Factory

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Community Factory develops communication and social media applications and services for smartphones.

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Denshindo

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Denshindo is a hardware venture company which manufactures hardware products in the beauty industry.

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TOKYO GAS i NET

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TOKYO GAS i NET is a software development, information processing and computer & communication equipment seller company.

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Insight Technology Tokyo

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Insight Technology is a company that pursues knowledge and technical capabilities related to databases

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REVORN

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REVORN is providing all round services of planning, design, and development with the optimized hardware and software technologies.

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Baudroie

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Baudroie develops human resources able to respond to IT networks required by a wide range of field.

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Hitec Multiplex Japan

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They provide high-quality radio-controlled products such as propo, servo, helicopter, airplane kit.

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Wako Filter Technology

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Wako Filter Technology is a automobile filter supply industry.

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Sugatsune Kogyo Co.

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Sugatsune develops a variety of cabinet hardware, including stainless steel drawer slides, door handles, magnetic catches, and more.

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Rise Eight

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Rise Eight is an hardware equipment development company that focuses on the FPGA and IoT sectors.

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iTSCOM

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Owned by Tokyu Corporation, is an independent cable operator servicing parts of Tokyo and Kanagawa.

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JEKI

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JEKI offers marketing, advertising and communications services.

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GDEP Solutions

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GDEP Solutions provide hardware centered on GPU, construction of AI system, and solutions.

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Creative link

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Creative link focuses on planning, production, editing, translation, provision of news, content, and various types of information.

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SSS

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SSS is a company that specializes in solutions related to ERP, web systems, and networks.

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Aioi Systems

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Aioi Systems is a computer hardware and software company.

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Network Value Components

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Network Value Components distributes electric and electronic components for computer networking in Japan.

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e-Falcon

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E Falcon is an HR solution company.

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PTP Japan

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PTP is a transformational innovation media services company.

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Fujitsu Component Ltd.

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Fujitsu Component Ltd. manufactures and sells switching devices (relays, connectors, etc.) and human interface devices.

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SATO Global Solutions

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SATO Global Solutions is an auto-ID solutions company that tags ID to help businesses run smoothly.

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NOX

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NOX specializes in network security and storage management solutions.

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Aval Data

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Aval Data is a communication and network products company.

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Empathy Co

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Empathy offers total hardware and software solutions that are proprietarily developed

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USEN ICT Solutions

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USEN ICT Solutions is aTelecommunication business service platform.

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ASUS Japan

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

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Sanwa Tekki

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Sanwa Tekki is provides railway business and electric power business, and have been a professional manufacturer.

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PEZY Computing

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PEZY Computing specializes in the development and sales of processors, PCB boards, systems and software.

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CENTURY SYSTEMS

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CENTURY SYSTEMS offers telecommunication hardware and embedded software development services.

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MITO KOGYO

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Mito Kogyo is a manufacture of metal cutting machine tools.

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Mubit

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Mubit is a company that supplies web servers and networking products.

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Sugita Ace

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sugita ace co is a company that engaged in the sale of construction hardware and construction-related materials.

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Bell-Park

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Bell-Park is engaged in information & communication device business as an independent mobile phone sales agent focus on carrier shops.

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NEC Aerospace Systems

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NEC Aerospace Systems provides software development and hardware service in the fields of defense/aviation and space business.

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ambie corporation

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Audio visual earphone earbuds music

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Orient Computer

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Orient Computer specializes in the manufacturing and sales of computer-related hardware and software products.

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QOOQ inc.

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QOOQ is a company based out of 1F-5 NTT BL 97 kainokami-cho, kamigyo-ku, kyoto, Japan.

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Allied Telesis Holdings Kk

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Allied Telesis Holdings K.K. is a company that researches & develops IP technologies & network systems, sells and provides support services.

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Dynavector

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Dynavector is a manufacturer of moving coil cartridges.

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Broadband

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Broadband is an optical communication equipment and laser equipment manufacturing company.

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JSA

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JSA provides software and hardware development services.

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BANCHO

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BANCHO is an internet company specialized in network system & web development and management services.

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DataLive

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Datalive is a Computer system maintenance and maintenance business.

Written by Mark Fitz

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