2004 - Founding Cross National Solutions
Mag. Thomas Berndorfer and MMag. Maria Lacko started their journey in Austria and Slovakia together under the name Cross National Solutions, later shortened to CNS. The business later differentiated into 4 main branches each forming a separate company.
2009 - Development of Connect Bridge starts
The long-term vision of Connect Bridge is to create the integration tool for any developer, any software and any budget.
2011 - Dynamics CRM, NAV and SharePoint connectors released
Connect Bridge starts with 3 important connectors targeting widely used Microsoft systems. More and more connectors are being added over time
2011 - New offices in Malacky and Kuty
Connecting Software is growing both in revenue and in amount of employees. New offices are needed to cover the need for more developers and marketing team.
2011 - Connect Bridge is officially launched to market
After 2 years of the development and testing the Connect Bridge is ready for the market. Partners are signing up for demos and Connecting Software is doing ongoing trainings to teach the new technology.
2012 - 100+ installations of Connect Bridge
Sales of Connect Bridge start to take off as the product rapidly evolves.
2013 - Connecting Software Inc. in USA is founded
Thomas visits Silicon Valley, California to prepare the start of Connecting Software in the USA. A subsidiary is established with headquarters in Denver, Colorado.
2014 - 200+ installations of Connect Bridge
Platform is being used worldwide in various scenarios in B2C, B2B and government projects. More connectors are being added. Support team and team of developers working on Connect Bridge is growing.
2015 - More than 50 partners are actively promoting Connect Bridge
After winning Microsoft Partner of the year 2015 Finalist award more and more system integrators and ISVs start to use Connect Bridge.
2015 - Microsoft Partner of the year Finalist award
After years of hard work Microsoft recognized the value of Connecting Software and awarded us Microsoft Partner of the year 2015 Finalist in the category Windows 8 custom app development.
2016 - Connecting Software goes to Canada, new products released
CB Permissions Replicator is now being used within the Government of Canada! CB Exchange Server Sync is launched, listed on Azure Marketplace. The Connecting Software team is growing, our solutions are being used around the world.
2016 - Connecting Software launches SaaS portal in Azure
Our out-of-the-box products are now available as SaaS solutions.
2016 - Co-selling agreement with Microsoft
CB Dynamics CRM – SharePoint Permissions Replicator available in the Microsoft sales and partner channel.
2017 – AppSource and Azure Government Cloud
Our solutions are being sold on AppSource and in Azure Government.
2017 – 1000+ installations of Connect Bridge
Connecting Software continues to find global success.