A powerful pre-war tech giant. Lightspeed Tech. was the biggest rival of many of the world's tech giants, and absorbed two of the largest in 2137. Lightspeed Tech was dealt a severe blow by The Great War , and though it recovered slightly by selling military software and technologies, it was eventually reduced to shambles by the end of the war. Some recovery was made after the GCN began to encourage economic growth in the aftermath, but Lightspeed Tech. struggled to regain its former glory, and was floundering by 2400.
The remaining assets of Lightspeed Tech. were eventually absorbed into Variant Technologies in 2445.