Company Outline/History

Company Outline/History

Company Outline

Name Business Brain Showa-Ota Inc.
Headquarter 21F Hibiya Central Bldg., 1-2-9 Nishishimbashi, Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-0003
Establishment August 1967
Capital 2,233,490,000 yen
Representative President & CEO Toshihiko Ishikawa
Closing Term Annual, March 31
Number of Employees 555 (non-consolidated basis)
1,350 (consolidated basis)

History of Business Brain Showa-Ota Inc.

1967 Aug. Foundation of the company
1973 Oct. Foundation of Input Service Ota (Data entry service operation)
1978 Feb. Foundation of Medical Information Center of Shizuoka
(System development and operation of prefectural hospitals)
1982 Jan. Headquarters moved to Tokyo
1984 Aug. Foundation of HBS (Hospital Brain Showa)
1986 Oct. Changed corporate name to Business Brain Showa-Ota Inc.
Changed corporate name of Input Service Showa to ISS
1987 May Development of general purpose auditing system with support MITI (present METI)
1989 Dec. Development of consultation method "Management SI"
1990 Jan. Establishment of consulting key concept "On-Time Management"
1991 Apr. Completion of M&T (Modular & Tailoring) accounting system "ACT-90″
1991 May Development of international accounting system "ACT-II"
1991 Nov. List on the JASDAQ exchange
1992 Oct. Established GAB Consulting Inc.
1993 Mar. MITI (present METI) system integration registration certified
1997 Nov. Foundation of FBS (Financial Brain Systems Inc.)
1999 Jul. International accounting standard compliant solution "ACT-CS" released
2000 Apr. Changed corporate name of Medical Information Center of Shizuoka to MICS and transferred operation of HBS to MICS Foundation of GSX (GLOBAL SECURITY EXPERTS Inc.)
2001 May Changed corporate name of ISS to Adhoc Corp.
2002 Apr. Merged and invested capital into EY Outsourcing Services Inc.
2003 Jun. Released "MBB"
2004 Apr. Changed corporate name of EYOS to EOS Inc.
2004 Oct. Established ADFINE Inc.
2004 Dec. Established PLMJ(PLM Japan Inc.)
2005 Oct. Released new accounting system "ACT-Net Pro"
Released accounting system for local incorporated administrative agency "ACT-ion"
Started the service of consulting for internal control
2006 Feb. Capital and business tied-up with Hitachi Software Engineering Co., Ltd. (present Hitachi Solutions, Ltd.)
2007 Mar. Acquired JISQ271001 :2006 (ISO/IEC27001:2005) on Public System Office Released
2008 Feb. Established Accounting System Research Institute
2010 Feb. Established ISS (ISS Inc.)
2011 Jan. Absorbed GAB
2011 Sep. Released "Integrated Journal HUB"
2011 Dec. PANACHE and EOS merged. The new entity named EP Consulting Services Corp.
2012 Dec. Open Singapore Branch
2013 Oct. Develop Shiwake HUB Cloud & CFO Proxy Service, an accounting management service for Japanese companies entering the Chinese market
2014 Jun. Establish local company BBS (Thailand) Co., Ltd.
2014 Nov. Changed listing to the Second Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange
2015 Aug. Changed listing to the First Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange
2016 Jun. Establish local company BUSINESS BRAIN SHOWA-OTA VIETNAM CO., LTD.
2017 Aug. 50th year in business
2019 Oct. Develop ACT-RPA Tester, an RPA test support tool