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December 1, 2014
Daiwabo Information System Co., Ltd.
Japan Communications Inc.

Daiwabo Information System and Japan Communications
collaborate to provide corporate communication service
bundled with SIM-Unlocked terminals
「DIS mobile Powered by JCI」

Daiwabo Information System Co., Ltd. (hereafter referred to as DIS; Head office: Chuo-ku, Osaka; President: Yoshihiro Nogami) and Japan Communications Inc. (hereafter referred to as Japan Communications; Head Office: Minato-ku, Tokyo; President: Seiji Sanda) have agreed to collaborate in enhancing the corporate communication service provided by DIS, utilizing the MVNO communication service infrastructure and line management platform constructed by Japan Communications. The new communication service, named DIS mobile Powered by JCI, will begin on December 8 (Mon.), 2014.

DIS and Japan Communications have concluded an MVNE business consignment contract, by which Japan Communications will provide DIS with communication service infrastructure and a line management platform which support NTT DoCoMo’s LTE/3G. The platform offers indispensable functions for providing services as an MVNO, such as network control of the opening and cancellation of lines, communication service setup, and data reference for accounting information.
Utilizing this platform, DIS will provide DIS mobile Powered by JCI, both on a monthly and on a yearly basis. The yearly contract offers it as a package bundled with the communication service. DIS enhances corporate customer business through its roughly 17,000 dealers, by combining SIM-Unlocked terminals and its communication service.

Equipped with a strong customer base of corporate users, and 90 bases across the country, we are a distributor of products necessary for building IT infrastructure, and strive to become the “No. 1 company in customer satisfaction,” making optimal use of our community-based service and support system. We enhance our communication service business for corporate customers by responding immediately to changes in the times, combining SIM-Unlocked terminals, which we are aggressively marketing, with networks and services offered by our partner companies, and providing one-stop solutions that satisfy the needs of such customers.

Japan Communications is actively developing its mobile solution platform (MSP) business, as an integrated communication service in alliance with partner companies, in addition to its SIM business, which packages SIM (communication service) under the brand name of b-mobile. The company offers a variety of platforms to assist customers in establishing services based on such platforms and on its patented network security technology; striving to strengthen its alliance with partner companies equipped with customer bases and sales capabilities. It provides DIS with back support as an enabler (MNVE), to help DIS concentrate on sales activities aimed at developing its MVNO business.

【For inquiries regarding this announcement, please contact the following representatives.】

(Customer contact)
Daiwabo Information System Co., Ltd.,
Service Sales Dept. Call Center
TEL.: 0120-276-616 (Only in Japan)

(Media contact)
Daiwabo Information System Co., Ltd.
Personnel & General Affairs Dept., General Affairs Sect.
Mr. Sadakata
TEL.: +81-6-6281-9100

Japan Communications Inc.
Public relations: Ms. Horie

On Daiwabo Information System Co., Ltd.
Founded in 1982, DIS is one of the leading distributors of ICT-related products in Japan, handling about 1.9 million items. As a multi-vendor, DIS contributes to the development of the information society, in harmony with the environment, through the provision of high-quality and reliable products to every corner of the country, owing to its unparalleled capability to procure products from a host of major manufacturers of PCs and peripherals all over the world, and its community-based sales system. Further information on DIS is available at:

On Japan Communications Inc.
Japan Communications was founded in 1996, to offer a new type of mobile service. Its vigorous efforts, over 13 years, culminated in the creation, in March 2009, of the “Mobile service operator (MSO) business model,” establishing an interconnection with NTT DoCoMo. Taking advantage of the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications’ policy to open the mobile phone market, the company optimizes mobile communication to satisfy the requirements of partner companies, assisting producers, distributors, and software developers to develop business without depending on carriers. It designs unique communication services incorporating its original state-of-the-art technologies for effective network operation and real-time authentication, developing MVNO business through the provision of b-mobile brand products to customers, and MVNE business through the provision of b-mobile brand products to producers, integrators, and other partner companies.
Further information on Japan Communications is available at:

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