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Sales to begin from April 1 at 10 locations including New Chitose Airport, Kansai International Airport, and more
March 30, 2015
TOKYO-March 30, 2015-Internet Initiative Japan Inc. (IIJ, NASDAQ: IIJI, TSE1: 3774), one of Japan's leading Internet access and comprehensive network solutions providers, today announced that it will begin selling the "Japan Travel SIM powered by IIJmio," a package of prepaid SIM card from April 1, 2015 at 10 locations managed by Nissan Car Rental Solutions Co., Ltd. (Nissan Rent-A-Car). This mobile data communications service is meant for use by foreign visitors and temporary returnees to Japan.
Japan Travel SIM powered by IIJmio comes complete with a SIM card pre-charged with 2 GB of high-speed data volume. Customers can easily start using a mobile data communications service by purchasing the package, inserting a SIM card into an unlocked SIM device, and configuring it. Nissan Rent-A-Car will be the first car rental provider to sell SIM cards in Japan.
|Service name||Japan Travel SIM powered by IIJmio|
|Sales price||3,900 yen (tax not included)(*1)|
|Available period||From the first day of data transmission to the end of the third month(*2)|
|High-speed data volume||2GB|
|Download up to 225Mbps, Upload up to 50Mbps(*3)|
|Network||NTT DOCOMO LTE and 3G areas within Japan|
|SIM card type||microSIM, nanoSIM|
IIJ will continue to offer convenient services that allow foreign visitors and customers temporarily returning to Japan to enjoy their mobile lives with ease.
Founded in 1992, IIJ is one of Japan's leading Internet-access and comprehensive network solutions providers. IIJ and its group companies provide total network solutions that mainly cater to high-end corporate customers. IIJ's services include high-quality Internet connectivity services, systems integration, cloud computing services, security services and mobile services. Moreover, IIJ has built one of the largest Internet backbone networks in Japan that is connected to the United States, the United Kingdom and Asia. IIJ was listed on the U.S. NASDAQ Stock Market in 1999 and on the First Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange in 2006.
The statements within this release contain forward-looking statements about our future plans that involve risk and uncertainty. These statements may differ materially from actual future events or results. Readers are referred to the documents furnished by Internet Initiative Japan Inc. with the SEC, specifically the most recent reports on Forms 20-F and 6-K, which identify important risk factors that could cause actual results to differ from those contained in the forward-looking statements.
IIJ Corporate Communications
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