adesso AG has been awarded a contract by the North-Rhine Westphalian State Office for Information and Technology (IT.NRW) for a project for migrating existing systems as part of a Europe-wide call for tenders. The project, which is to be implemented by the end of 2018, has a contract volume of roughly EUR 3.2 million.
The adesso AG Supervisory Board has decided to prematurely extend the contracts of Executive Board members Christoph Junge (47) and Andreas Prenneis (52), which were set to expire in 2017 and 2018. Both Junge and Prenneis have already signed their extensions, which now run through to the end of 2022 and start of 2023 respectively.
Sächsische Lotto-GmbH, Sachsenlotto for short, is to operate all its direct customer services activities using in|FOCUS 360. The adesso AG customer platform enables Sachsenlotto to optimise its customer service operations.
The IT service provider adesso is celebrating its milestone anniversary with the slogan “Developing. The future. Now.” Visionary thinking and pioneering IT concepts and solutions: The company from 20 years ago, focused on process optimisation, has now become one of the biggest full-service providers for IT consulting and software development, and digital transformation in the German-speaking region.
Asset manager Union Investment has contracted IT service provider adesso AG with developing a mobility architecture to expand the company’s enterprise mobility strategy. In future, Union Investment employees will be able to handle key business processes on the go using Smartphone applications. A new era in enterprise mobility at the investment company has dawned.
adesso AG recorded the most successful financial year in its 20-year history in 2016. The IT service provider’s sales rose by 33 % to EUR 260.4 million, while operating earnings increased by 61 % to EUR 23.1 million. Once again, the majority of sales growth – 19 % – was generated organically in 2016 and above all in Germany. Sales increased in all of adesso’s core sectors.
As co-organiser and main sponsor of the Bitkom “Design meets IT” event to be held at “Dortmunder U”, a centre for the arts and creativity in Dortmund, adesso AG will invite visitors to the occasion on 4 May. It will focus on the question of how the IT industry, and above all modern software development, can learn from the field of design. The event is free.
The IT service provider adesso AG is expanding the business scope of its subsidiary adesso hosting services GmbH and giving it a new name: from 1 April 2017, the company will provide comprehensive hosting, application management, and managed services from a single sources, and will be renamed adesso as a service GmbH.
adesso AG is developing a comprehensive IT solution for the long-term care of patients with depression within the scope of the German Federal Ministry of Research and Education’s (BMBF) research project STEADY. It aims to identify when afflicted patients are heading towards a depressive episode early on, on the basis of pertinent indicators, which are recorded and analysed using sensors in the patient’s environment. adesso is working on this project together with the German Foundation for Depression Relief (Stiftung Deutsche Depressionshilfe) and Leipzig University.
More than 200 adesso AG employees kept themselves healthy and did something for a good cause at the same time by taking part in a number of company runs last year. The IT service provider made a fixed donation for every employee who came to the starting line, resulting in a total of EUR 5,000 being raised for Clean Winners e.V., a not-for-profit organisation that can use the donation to expand its sports education activities.