CONET News Archive

Here you will find the news and media releases by CONET back to the year 2010.

Logo: 30 Years of CONET

» Company Jubilee: 30 Years of CONET

Success. Our Passion. – From a Handful of Computer Scientists to One of Germany’s Best IT Systems and Consulting Companies and a Top Employer

CONET rüstet Sie zum Retten

» Mobile Dispatching and PTT via LTE

Critical Communications Europe with CONET‘s Unified Communication Radio Suite

Illustration: CONET UCRS Mobile Commander App Sceens

» New Mobile Commander App

New state-of-the-art app offers push-to-talk functionality for direct communication between smartphones, TETRA and dispatchers, facilitating a fast and safe information exchange across diverse technology platforms and devices

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» Unified Contact Center Qualification by Cisco

Cisco Systems confirms German communications specialists’ strategic and technical expertise by renewing “Advanced Technology Provider“ designation

Image: Awarding of Top Job trophy in Berlin: (from left to right) Anke Höfer (Managing Director CONET), Sabine Cox (Head of HR CONET) and the former Minister for Economic Affairs Wolfgang Clement – Photo: TOP JOB

» CONET again honoured with the best employer award

Hennef-based IT system and consulting company receives „Top Job“ award for excellent employer quality / Wolfgang Clement presents the coveted trophy in Berlin

Image: Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

» Seasons Greetings and Company Holidays

We wish all our employees, customers, partners and friends a wonderful Christmas and a brilliant start into a successful new year 2016!

Image: (from left to right): Bitkom Division Manager Felix Zimmermann, Managing Director Anke Höfer, the CDU-representative of the Bundestag Elisabeth Winkelmeier-Becker and Board Member Hans-Jürgen Niemeier

» Bitkom Conference and visit of a Parliamentarian at CONET

Bitkom task force „Public Commissions“ discuss with the CDU-representative of the Bundestag Elisabeth Winkelmeier-Becker about IT procurement and procurement procedures.

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» Donations instead of presents for customers

CONET donates 5.000 Euro to the Children’s and Youth Foundation Hennef

Bild: CONET Media Suite Regiestuhl

» New and enhanced: Content Manager CREATOR 9.1

CONET’s Web Content Management increases comfort and reliability for content creation as well as for the administration and media content integration

Exemplary Workstation at Fraunhofer FOKUS safety lab in Berlin

» CONET UCRS supports Fraunhofer FOKUS safety lab

Based on the example of extreme weather conditions, Fraunhofer FOKUS develops concepts for effective crisis management in command centers and control rooms


» Change in Managing Board of CONET Technologies AG

CONET-founder Rüdiger Zeyen is leaving the enterprise after 28 years – Ulrich Wantia and Anke Höfer are the new members of the Managing Board

Logo: Questax

» Questax successfully remains positioned among the top 10

The latest Lünendonk® market segment study „Recruiting, procurement and control of freelance IT experts in German“ rates Questax as No. 6

Systemhaus-Awards 2015: CONET ist Aufsteiger des Jahres

» The best system providers 2015: CONET is Achiever of the Year

The Hennef-based IT-System Provider and Consultancy CONET holds the 4th rank in its category in the list of the „best system providers 2015“ of the magazine Computerwoche

CONET UC Radio Suite - used in more than 100 Control Rooms, in more than 40 countries with a total of more than 2000 workstations

» PTT-PMR Integration and mobile Dispatching with CONET UCRS

CONET presents its new powerful interconnection solutions for command & control scenarios in safety, security and industry at Critical Communication World

Logo: Critical Communications World - image by IIR

» CONET presents UC Radio Suite (UCRS) at Critical Communications World in Barcelona

CONET UCRS Unified API provides powerful interface for facilitating direct integration of most diverse information, control and communication systems

Logo: TCCA - TETRA + Critical Communications Association

» CONET Strengthens Global Market Position by Joining TCCA

TETRA Association represents more than 160 manufacturers, integrators and operators of critical communication infrastructures worldwide

Image: Product Package CONET Creator

» CREATOR 9.0: CONET Publishes New CMS Version

Web Content Management by CONET offers new Inplace Editing Mode, support of  Responsive Web Design as well as technical updates for Domino 9 and current Browser versions

The Mobile Command Flightcase of CONET UC Radio Suite - equipped with Panel PC and two Hand Radio Terminals (HRTs)

» European Police Congress

On 24th and 25th February 2015 CONET demonstrates its new Mobile Command Flightcase for heightened situational awareness and radio integration at Berlin Congress Center

The Mobile Command Flightcase of CONET UC Radio Suite - equipped with Panel PC and two Hand Radio Terminals (HRTs)

» CONET Mobile Command Flightcase

Integrated communications solution connects public digital radio, private mobile radio and data communications for use in emergencies in public and plant security

QUEST and Reutax Form Strategic Alliance Questax to Take Up a Firm Position Among the Top Players in the German Market for Personnel Placement

» QUEST and Reutax Form Strategic Alliance Questax

According to the annual ranking by Lünendonk analysts, Questax brand would come in a combined 4th place among Germany’s IT staffing providers / new name & new management

Illustration: CONET UC Radio Suite as the centerpiece of control room communications

» CONET UC Radio Suite Bridges Gaps Between Control Room Communications, TETRA and LTE Networks

At Critical Communications Middle East in Dubai CONET will present integrated communications solutions for oil and gas extractors, airports, railways, police and emergency services

Image: People pushing two large puzzle pieces towards each other

» CONET Business Consultants are Validated Expertise Partner of SAP for the Public Sector category

Ludwigsburg-based business and process specialist satisfies the requirements of SAP PartnerEdge Program with know-how and qualified customer reviews

Image: Taking a closer look at CAT; with Personal Assistant to the Chief of the Indonesian Army Major General Subagio (5th from left), the Head of the Psychological Service of the Indonesian Army Brigadier General Sumitra (3rd from left). Copyright: CONET 2013

» NATO Agency and Indonesian Army Pay Visit to CONET

CONET presented modern IT concepts and solutions for Computer-Aided Testing, Enterprise Business Applications, Cyber Defence and Future Mission Networks.

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» CONET Services GmbH successfully ISO-9001-certified

TÜV Nord confirms high quality standards and acknowledges the performance in the business fields hosting, managed services, IT support and operations

Logo: CONET Solutions GmbH

» Business Activities of ACCELSIS Transferred to Hennef-Based CONET Solutions

Focussed consulting and developing expertise in the fields of SOA, agility and Java-based solutions – Extended management at CONET Solutions

Logo: UCCNET Kft.

» UCCNET Increases Customer Satisfaction in Contact Centers

Comprehensive consulting services, implementation and highly performant added value modules for Cisco Unified Contact Centre Enterprise (UCCE)

Logo: Top Job - 100 beste Arbeitgeber 2013

» CONET again belongs to the best employers

After 2010, “Top Job” award for companies goes again to a Hennef-based company – Wolfgang Clement honors the model medium-sized companies in Duisburg

Logo: Novell PartnerNet

» CONET is Novell’s Partner of the Year 2012

On the Partner Summit 2012, Novell honored CONET Solutions GmbH for their special commitment

Bild: Lauter fröhliche Gesichter - die Besucher bei der CONET-Spendenübergabe 2012

» CONET’s donations in 2012 honor social commitment in the Rhine-Sieg area

Six local institutions and associations receive shares from a total donation of 16.000 Euro for their social work and special projects and plans

Logo: QUEST Softwaredienstleistung GmbH

» QUEST Reaches Sixth Place in Ranking of Germany’s IT Staffing Services Providers

Lünendonk’s new market segment analysis on ”Recruiting, Placement and Management of Freelance IT Experts in Germany“

Image: Bull and bear, symbolizing the Frankfurt Stock Exchange

» Equilor Chooses FIXCEE by CONET

Continued expansion into the eastern European financial markets

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» CONET Achieves Turnovers of 57 Million Euros and Earnings Before Tax of 2 Million Euros

Preliminary, unaudited financial statements for the business year 2011/2012 confirm profitable and stable development of Hennef-based hybrid IT solutions provider

Logo: CONET Communications GmbH

» CONET Takes Over Contact Center Division of SONORYS

Vienna-based CONET Communications GmbH pools and expands consulting expertise and technology know-how for Cisco-based contact center solutions

Image: CONET Group and QUEST Softwaredienstleistung GmbH

» CONET Acquires QUEST GmbH and Becomes One of Germany’s Leading Hybrid IT Service Providers

With IT staffing services by QUEST Softwaredienstleistung GmbH, CONET Group doubles its annual sales to more than 100 million Euros

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» Support for Trading Customers of KBC

Independent IT and trading solutions provider will waive regular installation charges in order to assist companies in need of a new partner after KBC’s withdrawal

Spendenübergabe 2011 in der CONET-Konzernzentrale Hennef

» CONET's Annual Donation Recognizes Six Regional Organizations

IT system and consulting house gives 10.000 euros for sports with disabled people, therapeutic care of children and young people as well as people with dementia

Logo: CONET Media Suite

» Nassauische Heimstätte Relies on CONET Media Suite for its New Employee Intranet

Hessian group of companies with services such as living, building and development chooses web content management of CONET

Logo: Office Bridge

» CONET Solutions GmbH Acquires Business Activities of INFOFLEX Kommunikationssysteme GmbH

Additional developer resources and further sales potential within CONET Group strengthens output management product OfficeBridge

Image: IP phones and keyboard in front of big screens

» Cisco Re-Certifies CONET for IPICS Technology

„Service Pays off“ – IT and consulting house in Hennef fullfils all requirements as Advanced Technology Provider for IP radio integration and communication solution of Cisco

Logo: CONET Business Consultants GmbH

» CONET Business Consultants GmbH Pools SAP Expertise

CONET Group profits from further profiling of its subsidiaries and expects with currently more than 400 employees about 60 million euros turnover

Logo: City of Bochum

» City of Bochum Relies on CONET Know-how Once Again

IT specialists from Hennef realize redesign and introduce additional functions such as RSS feed as well as the new blog “Bochum Weather”

Logo: CONET Services

» Simplified Real Estate Management for Banks

New cooperation of CONET, qinet and CONact offers a powerful software as a service solution for clearing of real estates in “bad banks”

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» ekam solutions Becomes CONET Media Suite Alliance Partner

IT system and consulting house in Hennef and Aalen IT solutions provider form a cooperation with the focus on Lotus Notes based web solutions

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» CONET Acquires Microsoft Gold Competence

IT experts in Hennef demonstrate Windows Server know-how / Increasing business productivity with Microsoft Online Services