5e EcoSystems UG, founded 2011, is the newest in the 5e and DataSoft Companies network
DataSoft GmbH, founded 1979 by one of Germany's first computer science alumni, sports a 30 year heritage of being involved in leading innovation projects:
- Procuring and adapting the operating system and office applications for Germany's first PC, the Siemens PC-16
- Implementing distributed computing networks for provisioning electricity in industrial environments
- Designing and implementing the first digital ISDN telephone system for Siemens
- Pioneering digital television for Germany's first pay TV operator, Premiere
Today, DataSoft provides leading edge system software and applications for connected (embedded) devices, especially for interactive multimedia content access in TV-centric and mobile application areas.
We closely work together with major chip manufacturers, including Texas Instruments, Intel and ST Microelectronics, allowing their customers, device manufacturers, to fully exploit the great potential of today's powerful Linux-driven System-onChhip (SoC) and mobile application processors.
We tightly partner with Novell, distributor of SUSE Linux, by contributing significantly to Novell's openSUSE project, delivering support for all non-x86 hardware architectures and non-server/desktop application areas.
Our 5e business venture, our project vision, products and solutions, have repeatedly been awarded first place in many prestigious contests and business plan competitions.