SISTIC has expanded to Japan and will be providing its internally developed STiX ticketing engine to NTT DATA, Singapore's leading ticketing services company announced today.
This is happening is in partnership with a local Japanese ticketing provider, jointly providing the access control solution for sports games.
STiX was selected by NTT DATA for its comprehensive functionality and SISTIC's regional reach and experience, SISTIC said in a media statement.
"While there are ticketing system developers in Japan, we chose to work with SISTIC based on their expertise and their experience in the Asian ticketing industry," said NTT DATA's Mr. Komuro, Senior Manager Ticketing Service Business Group. "NTT DATA plans to expand our business and SISTIC is therefore the best partner for us."
"We are excited and honoured to work with NTT DATA to provide ticketing services to sports fans in Japan," said Kenneth Tan, SISTIC CEO said. "As the pioneer in ticketing systems in Singapore, STiX continues to prove its effectiveness with show organisers and venue operators not just in Singapore but also in the region, by offering an advanced system most tailored to the Asian market, along with the widest network of regional ticketing agents."
NTT Data is part of the NTT Group, Japan's leading telecommunications company, ranked 29th in Fortune Global 500.
STiX is the first full-fledged Singapore-developed ticketing engine for general admission and reserved seating with full transactional, inventory, channel and database management capabilities.
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