ANA Systems picks IBS software as strategic technology partner

IBS Software, one of the leading providers of new generation IT solutions to the global airline industry, has entered into a strategic partnership with ANA Systems (ASY), the IT division of ANA group (ANA), to enhance it´s global delivery capabilities for innovative technology solutions for the airline, the company said.

The five-year partnership agreement marks an important milestone in the decade-long relationship between ANA and IBS Software (IBS). It will provide ASY access to IBS´ global talent pool with airline industry knowledge and technology expertise, along with some of the best processes and practices of software development.

With a focus on innovation, digitalization and quality, IBS will participate in ASY´s technology transformation initiatives across the different parts of the airline´s business.

ANA Systems was established in 2013, as the in-house IT arm of All Nippon Airways through a merger of ANA Communications Corporation and ANA System Planning Co., Ltd. All Nippon airways is the largest airline in Japan by fleet, revenues and passenger numbers.