The CAS story
2013 / 2012
Another ground-breaking first: the Unternehmensverzeichnis.org directory, a free reference database for German companies and business locations goes online.
The CAS Campus in the Karlsruhe Technology Park opens officially.
A new Smart Company was founded: CAS Aviation supports aircraft OEMs, airlines and suppliers in streamlining their configuration management and sales processes.
2011 / 2010
CAS Software AG has changed its company organization structure to that of a coordinated network organization known as: CAS SmartEnterprise. Six SmartEnterprises were founded: CAS Ecosystems, CAS Communities, CAS Drive, CAS Education, CAS Merlin and CAS CRM.
2009 / 2008
CAS Software AG received the title of "Employer of the Year" after coming top in the "Top Job" company comparison.
CAS PIA the internet based contact management solution was launched and, enjoying extraordinary success, already became a finalist for the German Internet Prize before its market launch.
A CAS genesisWorld customer receives the CRM Best Practice Award. This is the sixth time that a CAS customer has taken this award. OKI Systems Deutschland GmbH also receives this award for the best CRM implementation.
2007 / 2006
CAS Drive supports car dealers in sales, marketing and management.
A new product is launched: CAS Configurator Merlin is a product configurator for complex manufactured goods that are made up of a number of different brands.
Premiere: it's the first time that a German comparative study - The Top 100 - declares an IT company the winner of the most innovative small and medium-sized enterprise award. CAS Software AG receives its award as "Innovator of the Year 2006", and also takes the category win for "Top Management of an Innovative Environment" from Prof. Lothar Späth, the competition's mentor.
2005 / 2004
CAS Software is among Germany's 10 most innovative companies and once again receives the Top 100 award for excellent innovation in small and medium-sized companies.
For the second year in a row, CAS Software made it into the top 100 of Germany's most innovative small and medium-sized enterprises. The IT firm from Karlsruhe won the Top 100 award in the "Innovation Climate" category.
The "Förderinitiative Mittelstandsprogramm 2004" (a program to sponsor small and medium-sized German companies) takes place from January until the end of April.
2003 / 2002
Several industry solutions based on existing technologies are implemented: CAS Campus, the decentral university system, and QM Intranet, the Intranet solution for quality management (together with WEKA).
Our CAS customer Isabellenhütte receives the CRM Best Practice Award 2003 in gold for its excellent customer management with CAS genesisWorld.
CAS Software wins the "Top 100 Innovator" award for excellent innovations. Furthermore, CAS came top in the "Innovative Climate" category.
For the first time ever, CAS Software initiates the "Mittelstandsprogramm", a program that supports small and medium-sized enterprises which have innovative ideas.
CAS teamWorks Intranet groupware is nominated for the IST Prize of the European Union. CAS teamWorks is launched.
CAS Software receives the CRM Award 2002 for its success in the market for small and medium-sized enterprises.
2001 / 2000
Internationalisation of products and distribution. Since then CAS products are available in English and Italian. Versions in further languages soon follow.
The Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen (RWTH Aachen University) introduces the university information system CAS Campus for 1,200 professors and 28,000 students.
With the truck configurator, customers and prospects of Daimler have an additional tool to configure the highly complex truck products.
CAS Software AG merges MAP&GUIDE GmbH with PTV AG. CAS Software AG is the majority shareholder in PTV AG.
The CAS holding LeserAuskunft presents its online magazine store PresseKatalog.de.
map&guide becomes market leader for professional route planning in Europe.
The products of CAS Software are optimized for mobile access. Step by Step the motto "Well Informed. Always and Everywhere." is realized.
1998 / 1997
CRM groupware CAS genesisWorld receives the "European IT Prize".
Market launch of the CRM groupware CAS genesisWorld.
CAS Software develops a car configurator for cars for Daimler.
YellowMap, one of the CAS Software participations, presents the first European yellow pages with digital maps.
1996 / 1995
map&guide becomes German market leader for professional route planning. CAS Software stellt
CAS Software presents "Reiseplanung.de" the first German online route planning.
All products are consequently designed as web-based applications.
Development and distribution of standardized software for customer and information management.
Market launch of the groupware teamWorks. The Product counts, with more than 50,000 licences, to the top-selling contact management systems.
Together with PTV AG (Karlsruhe), CAS Software developes and distributes the professional route planning map&guide.
CAS Software develops several tailor-made sales support and customer service systems for Daimler. Today these are used worldwide by more than 3,000 Daimler sales persons in 13 different countries.
CAS Software AG was founded in Karlsruhe, Germany, in 1986 by Martin Hubschneider and Ludwig Neer.