Advanced Technolgy

The wide range of ZENRIN´s products and location based services is utilized not only for automotive industry or navigation system manufacturer but also in location based marketing , IoT, drone solutions, public sectors, logistics, insurance, construction, real estate, and much more…

The automotive industry has been experiencing a significant shift towards autonomous driving and connected cars in recent years. These two technological advancements are revolutionizing the way we perceive and interact with vehicles.

The essential component that enables autonomous driving is not only information obtained from cameras and sensors, but also the map that enables foresight. ZENRIN´s map solutions respond to the new challenges of automotive industry and promotes safe and secure driving. Discover more…


The Internet of Things (IoT) on the one hand, which enables utilization of the collected Big Data in various fields and development of digital technologies in car navigation systems and smartphones on the other hand are expanding the opportunities for the use of location information .

Combining the Big Data collected from all kinds of sources with high accuracy map and location information, Zenrin is aming to create new business models that bring a mutual benefit and go beyound current business network.

ZENRIN´s residential maps have been used successfully for many years as an essential tool for shipping and delivery.

However, nowadays there is a growing demand not only for a simple location information but much more for marketing and administrative services based on the map data. Using residential map as a core content, Zenrin GIS (Geographic Information System) which combines statistical data, customer information and image data, etc. is supporting customers to increase their business efficiency or provide suitable map solutions to their challenges.

map solutions

our quality Standards

NDS (Navigation Data Standard) is a standardized format for map databses in navigation systems.

It is beeing constantly developped – based on Quality Management requirements from the automotive industry – by the automotive companies and their suppliers.

ZENRIN is part of the NDS consortium since many years and is able to provide map databases on the recent NDS formats.

For further information about NDS, please see