In cooperation with Wirtschaftsclub Düsseldorf, the online portal Die Deutsche Wirtschaft presented the coveted awards for Innovator of the Year in a total of six categories on 9 May 2018. OPTIMAL SYSTEMS took first place in the category of Technology & Products with enaio® redline, its new content services framework.

The Innovator of the Year award is one of the most prestigious in the German economy. Nearly 80,000 entrepreneurs were once again called upon to choose the most innovative companies in the German economy. 10,341 votes by entrepreneurs were cast, setting a new record this year.

A total of 18 ‘Innovators of the Year’ took part in six categories, with one audience award per category. Approximately 200 company representatives were in attendance in Düsseldorf when this year’s award recipients were announced. There was simultaneous live coverage on Facebook, with several hundred interested parties following the show.

enaio® redline – the future-minded content services framework for digitalizing and structuring corporate knowledge

Companies need innovative technologies to generate knowledge from information. The innovative framework of enaio® redline from Berlin-based OPTIMAL SYSTEMS not only convinced the prestigious group of judges, but also prevailed over the nominees in the category of Technology & Products, receiving a majority of the votes cast.

“We are very pleased to be named 2018 Innovator of the Year of the German economy for enaio® redline, our content services framework. The technology is new and so far we have been the only ones to implement the concept in the area of information management technologies. For this innovative product, we drew on almost 30 years of experience in developing reliable technologies for digitalizing and structuring corporate knowledge. Above all, the award is a confirmation showing us that we are on the right track to having a framework for system integrators and international information management projects in our portfolio, in addition to established ECM software,” states Karsten Renz, CEO and founder of the OPTIMAL SYSTEMS Group.


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