In May 1956, Masayoshi Murakami (father of Tsuneo Murakami, the current president) opened Murakami TV Service Station in Wakayama City, Wakayama Prefecture, to assemble and repair televisions.
Subsequently, the business became a sales representative for Matsushita Communication Industrial Co., Ltd. (now Panasonic Mobile Communications Co., Ltd. [unlisted], a subsidiary of Panasonic Corporation [TSE Prime: 6752]), selling taxi radio, service radio, and automotive equipment. It became a corporation in May 1964 under the name of Nankai Musen Co., Ltd. and was renamed Nankai Tsushin Tokki Co., Ltd. in October 1974.
The company moved into system development in April 1982 and launched a network-based POS information processing service for retailers in October 1988.
In January 2000, the company completed an absorption-type merger with Nankai OA System Co., Ltd., Kansai Chubu Retail Network Systems Co., Ltd., and MDB Center Co., Ltd., with Nankai Tsushin Tokki as the surviving company, and changed its name to Cyberlinks Co., Ltd.
In September 2001, the company opened its Internet Data Center and launched ERP service for local governments.
In February 2005, the company launched @rms ERP, a cloud retail ERP service.
In March 2014, the company listed its shares on Tokyo Stock Exchange JASDAQ division. The shares were listed on Tokyo Stock Exchange Second Section in March 2015 and the First Section in October 2015.
In October 2019, the company made Minamiosaka Computing Center a subsidiary.
|May 1956||Established Murakami TV Service Station to assemble and repair televisions|
|May 1964||Established Nankai Musen Co., Ltd.|
|Began sales, repair, and maintenance of local government communication control systems as a distributor of Matsushita Communication Industrial Co., Ltd.|
|Oct 1974||Changed company name to Nankai Tsushin Tokki Co., Ltd.|
|Apr 1982||Launched system development business|
|Apr 1983||Began hardware maintenance of Fujitsu products|
|Oct 1988||Began network-based POS information processing service for retailers|
|Nov 1993||Began operating mobile phone reseller business (Docomo stores) for NTT Kansai Mobile Communications Network Inc. (now NTT Docomo, Inc.)|
|Apr 1999||Launched product image database service for retailers (established MDB Center Co., Ltd.)|
|Jan 2000||Absorption-type merger with Nankai OA System Co., Ltd., Kansai Chubu Retail Network Systems Co., Ltd., and MDB Center Co., Ltd. with Nankai Tsushin Tokki as the surviving company. Changed company name to Cyberlinks Co., Ltd.|
|Oct 2000||Made Telecom Wakayama Corporation a subsidiary through a share swap to strengthen Internet technology|
|Mar 2001||Obtained ISO9001 (quality management system) certification in installation work and maintenance of electrical communications equipment|
|Sep 2001||Opened iDC (Internet data center)|
|Oct 2001||Started ERP service for local governments|
|Aug 2002||Acquired shares of Wakayama Nankai Regional Industry Information Center Co., Ltd. and made it a subsidiary to strengthen sales capability|
|Oct 2002||Began development of cloud retail ERP service @rms ERP|
|Feb 2005||Launched cloud retail ERP service @rms ERP|
|Dec 2005||Made Virtual Wakayama a subsidiary through a share swap to promote ERP service for local governments|
|Jan 2007||Launched Cloud EDI-Platform (cloud EDI service for wholesalers)|
|Jul 2010||Merged with subsidiaries Telecom Wakayama and Virtual Wakayama to strengthen ERP service for local governments|
|Apr 2012||Launched school administration cloud service Clarinet for elementary and junior high schools|
|May 2012||Established subsidiary Net-Tokai Co., Ltd. to strengthen services for retailers and wholesalers|
|Jul 2012||Merged with subsidiary Wakayama Nankai Regional Industry Information Center to strengthen ERP service for local governments|
|Mar 2013||Business and capital alliance with Neutral Co., Ltd. to enhance services for retailers and wholesalers|
|Made Intermind Co., Ltd. a subsidiary to enhance services for retailers and wholesalers|
|Apr 2013||Launched Seishu Link medical collaboration platform|
|Mar 2014||Shares listed on Tokyo Stock Exchange JASDAQ section (Standard market)|
|Dec 2014||Merged with i-concept and Anytime Ware to enhance services for food wholesalers and retailers|
|Mar 2015||Shares listed on Tokyo Stock Exchange Second Section|
|Sep 2015||Merged with Neutral Co., Ltd. to expand cloud services for retailers|
|Oct 2015||Shares listed on Tokyo Stock Exchange First Section|
|Dec 2016||Merged with Cloud Land Ltd. and Intermind Co., Ltd. to expand cloud services for retailers|
|Apr 2017||Obtained Time Stamp Authority (TSA) certification|
|Dec 2017||Merged with subsidiary Net-Tokai Co., Ltd. to consolidate group management resources|
|Obtained Public Personal Identification Authentication Service certification|
|Oct 2019||Made Minamiosaka Computing Center Co., Ltd. a subsidiary to expand services for local governments and medical institutions|
|Jul 2020||Obtained Digital Proxy Authorization Management Service certification|
|Jan 2021||Moved into Trust business|
Source: Shared Research based on company data
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