About us

Following research in the open-source community, Lightyearz was founded in 2009 by the original creators of a grid computing project. As the data analytics platform integrator, Lightyearz combines the best open-source products and professional services to offer a high-performance, open platform for data and AI.


Katsuyuki Kubomiya | Founder and CEO
Minoru Nishikubo | Co-founder

Our team comes from

Amazon Japan
Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC)
Hewlett Packard
Nortel Networks
and others