Corporate Information

Corporate profile

Company name
DDS, Inc.
DDS bldg. 7F 3-6-41 Marunouchi, Naka-ku, Nagoya 460-0002 Japan
2,923 million yen(As of December 31, 2016)
Tokyo Stock Exchange, Mothers
a settling day
December 31
Board of Directors
President and CEO Kenji Miyoshino
Vice President Kenichiro Yuki
Senior Managing Director Noriyoshi Kubo
Director Shigenori Matsushita
Director Shintaro Hayashi
Director Wataru Sadakata
Statutory auditor Kazuyoshi Oshima
Statutory auditor Toru Muneoka
Statutory auditor Junpei Yamaguchi
Joint research
at present
Fukuda Laboratory at Nagoya University
Umezaki Laboratory at Nagoya Institute of Technology
Chen Laboratory at Institute of Microelectronics of Chinese Academy of Sciences
Past joint research
Yasuda and Aoki Laboratory at the Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology, Tokyo University
Hashimoto Laboratory at the Manufacturing Engineering Research Center, Tokyo University
Takumi Laboratory at the Nagoya Institute of Technology
Kawashima Laboratory at Chubu University 
Advanced Software Technology & Mechatronics Research Institute of Kyoto
Hata Laboratory Laboratory at Chubu University
Arai Laboratory at the University of Pittsburgh (U.S.A.)
Matsumoto Laboratory at the University of Oulu (Finland)
Judicial Adviser
Lawyer Noriyuki Suzuki
Patent Adviser
Patent attorney Naotaka Ide
Patent attorney Hisashi Yamamoto
Membership in Professional Organizations
Aichi Information Service Industry Association
Headquarters of DDS, Inc. [Nagoya City]
DDS bldg. 7F 3-6-41 Marunouchi, Naka-ku, Nagoya 460-0002 Japan
Tel: +81-52-955-6600 (Key number)
Tokyo Branch Office of DDS, Inc.
Shinmakicho Bldg. Annex 2nd 2F 1-8-5 Yaesu, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 103-0028 Japan
Tel: +81-3-3272-7900
Global Branch Office of DDS,Inc.

Business Profile

We accept requests dealing with the design, development, and OEM manufacture of digital cameras, online karaoke equipment, etc. on a contract basis. Strongly supports makers’ product development from planning through production, meeting development needs of all kinds of computer-embedded products. DDS’s ability to recognize valuable IT technologies and flexible embedded solutions create attractive products, thereby accurately responding to social needs.

Biometrics business

This division pursues the research, development, and sales of information technology-related products such as fingerprint authentication systems for PCs and cell phones using biometric authentication technology. This division also develops and supplies unique products in the field of image recognition technologies and IT through collaboration with research institutions including universities. The biometrics business has been creating a wide range of business opportunities as the ubiquitous era unfolds.

Fingerprint authentication unit products

  • [UBF-blue] Retains fingerprint characteristic information in a server
  • [UBF-mini] Retains fingerprint characteristic information in the sensor unit

Software products

  • [EVE FA] Fingerprint authentication solution for large-scale systems
  • 【EVE FA Standalone Edition】スモールスタート向け指紋認証ソリューション
  • [EVE MA] Multifactor authentication platform

R&D/Customized development business

The development division has a customized development system covering a wide range of technologies and product fields, from advanced technology development commissioned by businesses, universities, or research institutions or joint research with them, to planning through development of end-user products.