Attain Corporation

Corporate History
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Corporate History

Attain makes the best of training know-how
over many years and multimedia technology.

1992
April
Attain Corporation was established in Machiya, Arakawa-ku with start-up capital of 12,000,000 yen.
It starts with the service for system development, data entry, data conversion, and business courses and so on.
1993
January
CD-R writing and CD-ROM Press service started.
April
Localization of overseas software and domestic sales began.
1994
January
Attain Corporation moved to Sotokanda, Chiyoda-ku, commenced production of multimedia titles.
Production of multimedia titles was on sale.
February
An increase of capital (Common Stock 21,500,000 yen)
November
An increase of capital (Common Stock 30,500,000 yen)
December
Localization of overseas software and a game “Marathon” won a big hit.
marathon
1995
April
Business of system development was enlarged.
July
The company moved to Sudachou, Kanda, Chiyoda-ku.
Service of encoding multimedia video and audio started.
September
An increase of capital (Common Stock 47,300,000 yen)
1996
March
An increase of capital (Common Stock 81,950,000 yen)
April
Homepage creation service began.
1997
March
An increase of capital (Common Stock 144,500,000 yen)
April
Nonlinear movie editing service started.
1998
April
The plan and production of “Everyone Can Understand” training video started
誰でもわかるシリーズ
October
DVD authoring and press service commenced.
1999
July
Web application development started.
2000
March
An increase of capital (Common Stock 114,700,000 yen)
April
Network structure management support service began.
July
Internet studio was established.
Internet streaming video service began.
December
Support center manager service started.
2001
July
Customer solution center was established in Kandatsukasamachi.
2002
January
Facilities of DVD encoding and authoring were expanded.
2003
April
IT educational content development system was improved.
2004
June
Online advertising consulting service started.
2005
July
Media solution center was founded.
August
E-Learning system development contract began.
2006
April
IT video educational content for corporations entered the market.
2009
February
Provision of IT audio‐visual educational website “DouGaku.tv” service began.
動学.tv
2010
Content for corporations and schools was on sale. (SCORM system development)
2011
E-Learning system for Open Source universities was expanded.
2012
Attain distributes Japanese culture videos for YouTube and many video websites.
2013
  • Japanese language teacher training course (10 lessons, 3 parts per lesson) created.
  • Speech prompter and teleprompter started for selling.
2014
Launched the JLPT e-learning for foreigners.
2016
  • The online learning site "dougaku.tv" reaches 600 courses.
  • Exhibited the latest products of teleprompter and speech prompter at BroadcastAsia2016, a professional exhibition, at Marina Bay Sands, Singapore (own products).
2017
  • Exhibited "Japanese Language Proficiency Test eLearning" at ATD TechKnowledge 2017 in Las Vegas, USA, the Education IT Solutions Expo, Japan's largest IT trade show, and the Hong Kong International Education Exhibition, Asia's largest education trade show.
  • Launched the cloud-based e-learning system "TalentSoft LMS".
  • Launches Pitch Vantage, an innovative software that improves English presentation skills.
2018
  • The number of participants in the JLPT e-learning course has exceeded 80,000.
  • All courses of "Japanese Language Proficiency Test Study for Foreigners with Vietnamese Subtitles" are completed and on sale.
  • Online Testing Service Launch.
  • Launch of the new glass of the speech prompter "WJ Series".
  • Began selling the Business Japanese Teacher Training Course.
  • 2018 Exhibit at Education IT Solutions EXPO, Japan's Largest IT Exhibition for Schools.
2019
  • Expanded the "Online Japanese Language Teaching Materials" to 10 languages to support foreign workers.
  • Exhibited at Inter BEE 2019 (teleprompter, speech prompter, automatic elevation prompter exhibit)
  • Launched the Japanese language learning support e-learning system for foreigners in Ibaraki Prefecture.
2020
  • Launched the "AOJ Japanese Language School E-Learning System," a package plan of online learning system and distance learning for Japanese language schools.
  • The online Japanese language lesson service started in earnest.
  • Began cooperation with a Vietnamese company "AIU JUMP" for the sale of Japanese language e-learning materials.
  • The Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT N1) e-learning material (beginner to JLPT N1 course) expands to 164 countries around the world with more than 130,000 students on the online learning platform Udemy.