NEW YORK, Jan. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Octomyze announced today that it has partnered with Aperza, Inc., a leading Japanese manufacturing portal that provides engineers data, pricing, and availability for industrial supplies. Using the Octopart search system, Aperza will be expanding the product depth and detail to include electronic components and semiconductors, as well as increasing their network of distributors and manufacturers. Octomyze syndicates the Octopart search engine, which manages structured data for over 40 million parts offered from hundreds of distributors.
Aperza's goal is to eliminate the barriers of information, transaction, and communication in the Japanese manufacturing industry. The gateways that Aperza, Inc. operates provide news, catalog information, and industrial supplies search for engineers, helping manufacturers and distributors to connect with engineers and industry professionals across Asia.
"We are excited about partnering with Octomyze as our first global partner and this is the first in Japan for this kind of partnerships providing us vast amount of product information," stated Makoto Ishihara, CEO of Aperza, Inc. "As a leading site for the manufacturing industry in Japan, our mission is to provide product, pricing and availability information to our users, who are design engineers, makers, R&D, and purchasing professionals in Japan. With this partnership, Octomyze now provides over 40 million electronics' product information to us. This also creates new business opportunities in Japan for Octomyze distributors," continued Ishihara.
"We are pleased that Aperza has joined Octomyze as our newest audience, syndicating the supply chain power of Octopart to a fast-growing manufacturing user base in Japan," said Christopher Calvi, Head of Octomyze and Octopart. "This augments Aperza's capabilities with comprehensive information about the electronic components supply chain, and generates additional demand for Octomyze distributors."
This relationship reinforces the global reach of the Octomyze network, growing our audience of engineers and industry professionals and expanding Octopart's recognition in Japan. Aperza users gain access to a greater variety of electronic components and semiconductors and exposure to a wide variety of global distributors and manufacturers.
Aperza operates an industrial supplies marketplace which works as a lead generation media for manufacturers, and an industrial supplies and distributors search engine for engineers. It helps both domestic and overseas manufacturers and distributors to reach engineers mainly in Japan.
Aperza provides industrial news portals, traditional trade newspaper and magazines, product catalogue portal, product-spec, pricing and availability search engine, and marketing automation services. It is used by hundreds of thousands of design engineers and procurement professionals of major Japanese manufacturing companies. https://www.aperza.co.jp/companyinfo/
Octomyze drives demand generation for the electronic component industry through an unprecedented connection with engineers throughout the design process. A network of six of the industry's leading engineering and design resources, including Octopart, Altium Designer, CircuitMaker, Arena Solutions, Upverter, and Open Systems Media, Octomyze has a unique and wide-reaching audience. Our solutions connect the electronic component industry with millions of working design engineers, purchasers, and makers through the tools they use in their day-to-day work. Find more information at https://octomyze.com.
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