|Company Name||SoftBank BB Corp.|
|Description of Business||
1-9-1 Higashi-shimbashi, Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-7304
|Chairman & CEO||Masayoshi Son|
|Capital||100,000 million yen|
|Shareholders||SoftBank Corp. 100%|
|Number of Employees||Approx. 3,100|
Company introduction video
- Company introduction
The Yahoo! BB service led the broadband revolution at SoftBank, and since its launch in 2001 has enjoyed wide uptake by customers throughout Japan. In addition to Internet access services such as Yahoo! BB hikari with FLET'S*1, SoftBank BB currently provides optional services such as low-cost IP telephony services (BB Phone) and Wi-Fi services (public wireless LAN, Wi-Fi Multipack, wireless LAN pack) as well as security services (BB Security).
SoftBank BB also provides SoftBank Broadband Service, which provides our broadband infrastructure lines to the Internet Service Providers, and Yahoo! BB SOHO for the corporate users.
We will continue to provide services that enrich people's lives, while finding innovative ways to capture synergies with the Mobile Communications segment —through including sales of ADSL in combination with smartphones, enhancing Wi-Fi access points (BB Mobile Point) that can be used with SoftBank smartphones, and other such measures.
- *1Offered as a package with NTT East and NTT West FLET'S Hikari series fiber-optic connection.
- *2Number of users for which connection construction for FLET'S HIKARI line at central office of NTT East or NTT West is complete and who are provided with services.
Commerce & Service
Commerce & Service business operates ICT distribution business (IT-related product distribution and sale), which is the founding business of SoftBank Corp. and is one of the largest in scale in Japan. Commerce & Service business also plans and develops accessories and peripherals of mobile devices to cater customers' needs under the SoftBank SELECTION brand, and actively promotes various web-based services for business support. The Commerce & Service business successfully sets itself apart from competitors through its joint efforts with communications companies in the SoftBank Group, and offer solution proposals to allow corporate customers and educational institutions to utilize mobile internet devices such as smartphones and tablets.
- FLET'S is a registered trademark of NIPPON TELEGRAPH AND TELEPHONE EAST CORPORATION(NTT EAST)and NIPPON TELEGRAPH AND TELEPHONE WEST CORPORATION(NTT WEST).