micware

Corporate Profile
Corporate History

The Year 2003
  • Established micware Inc. with the capital of 10 million yen
  • Opened Hyogo Office in Eki-Minamidori, Hyogo ward, Kobe city,
  • Started with 12 full-time employees
  • Fujitsu Ten Co., Ltd. commences acceptance of software development with "in-vehicle unit" and "music" as keywords
  • Moved Hyogo Office to Ogawadori, Hyogo ward
  • Increased the capital to 17 million yen
The Year 2004
  • 20 full-time employees, previous fiscal year sales of 310 million yen
  • Participated in the project for Non-Profit Organization - TOPPERS (Nagoya University Professor Takada) as a regular member
  • Developed the first product, resource-saving real-time OS "M-MONI", started
  • Increased capital to 21 million yen
The Year 2005
  • 24 full-time employees, previous fiscal year sales of 470 million yen
  • Runned a booth at the Embedded Systems Expo (ESEC). Exhibited "PLANET" at Tokyo Big Sight
  • Increased the capital to 35 million
  • Moved the head office to Hyogo Office (Misaki-cho, Hyogo Ward )
  • Started developing in-house product. Embedded file system "M - FILE", embedded simple browser "M - HTML" and navigation system "MR - NAVI"
The Year 2006
  • 29 full-time employees, previous fiscal year sales of 580 million yen
  • Exhibited "M-file" and "M-browser" at the Embedded Systems Expo (ESEC) at Tokyo Big Sight. Started developing of game / framework "MR-GAME".
  • Participated at a limited liability intermediate corporation, JASPAR as a regular member.
The Year 2007
  • 30 full-time employees, previous fiscal year sales of 690 million yen
  • Exhibited "MR-NAVI" at the Embedded Systems Expo (ESEC) at Tokyo Big Sight for reference.
  • Newly established the Kobe office in Higashi Kawasaki-cho, Chuo ward, Kobe city
The Year 2008
  • 41 full-time employees, previous fiscal year sales of 930 million yen
  • Made a press release of "MR-NAVI". Started commercialization of "MR-NAVI" and developing it as a case of manufacture.
  • Increased the capital to 46 million
  • Newly established the Tokyo office in Hamamatsucho, Minato ward, Tokyo
The Year 2009
  • Launched "MR-NAVI" into the market
  • Relocated the head office to Chuo ward, Kobe City
  • Integrated the Hyogo office and the Kobe office with the aim to improve business efficiency
  • Increased the capital to 565 million
  • Become involved in OESF (Open Embedded Software Foundation) as a regular member
The Year 2010
  • 66 full-time employees, previous fiscal year sales of 1.26 billion yen
  • Runned a booth at the Embedded Systems Expo (ESEC). Exhibited NAVI compatible with Android
  • Increased the capital to 65 million
The Year 2011
  • 82 full-time employees, previous fiscal year sales of 1.36 billion yen
  • Acquired certification of the international standard, ISO 9001
  • Runned a booth at the 1st Smartphone & Mobile EXPO. Exhibited "GirNet - Stop Over Proposal Navi Application for Women" and started sales. Reference exhibition of Autobahn - Navi Application
  • Relocated Tokyo office from Hamamatsucho to Akihabara
  • Expanded the working area of Kobe office - in addition to the 9th floor, the north side of the 20th floor of the same building was secured
  • Increased the capital to 75 million
  • Launched "Fully-Fledged! Car Navigation Application - Concier Pass"
The Year 2012
  • 95 full-time employees, previous fiscal year sales of 1.51 billion yen
  • Released "Car navigation application G:O with a <Drive Synchronizer> that plays music linked to the driving scene"
  • Increased the capital to 85 million
  • Established Nagoya office on the 24th floor of the Sumitomo Life Nagoya Building
The Year 2013
  • 102 full-time employees, previous fiscal year sales of 2.03 billion yen
  • Relocated Tokyo office from Akihabara to Shinagawa
  • Expanded the working area of Kobe office - Secured the south side of the 20th floor in the same building
The Year 2014
  • 112 full-time employees, previous fiscal year sales of 2.73 billion yen
  • Newly established Tamachi office in Shiba, Minato ward, Tokyo
  • Established MICWARE NORTH AMERICA in Torrance, North America
The Year 2015
  • 117 full-time employees, previous fiscal year sales of 3.98 billion yen
  • Increased the capital to 99.7 million
The Year 2016
  • 138 full-time employees, previous fiscal year sales of 6.334 billion yen
  • Established MICWARE ASIA PACIFIC in Bangkok, Thailand
The Year 2017
  • 175 full-time employees, previous fiscal year sales of 5.028 billion yen
  • Moved Tamachi office from Tamachi to Shin-Yokohama
  • Newly established Hakata office in Hakataeki-Higashi, Hakata-ward, Fukuoka City, Fukuoka
  • Renovated the 9th floor Kobe office