competitive intelligence

Take strategic decisions based on facts out of our CI solution 5C!

5C is one of the leading business intelligence platforms for structurally managing and analyzing market and competitive information and providing targeted activities.


Companies from a variety of industries use 5C to gain significant competitive advantage and respond quickly and flexibly to changing market conditions.

Modular in structure, 5C offers a strong knowledge base (Chronicle), modules for efficient collaboration (Collaboration), deep analysis and presentation options on markets, potentials, customers and competitors (Competition), intelligent strategy and analysis tools for business management, product management, marketing and sales (Conclusion), and the opportunity to translate findings directly into operational measures (Creator).

5C is available as in-house server solution or cloud service and can be customized to company's own, as well as user's individual needs.



Factory Automation / IoT

A-Drive Technology GmbH, Basler AG, Cognex Germany, I/O-Link Konsortium (Profibus Nutzerorganisation e.V.), Pepperl+Fuchs GmbH, Schöler Fördertechnik AG, SICK AG, et. al.

Industrial Metrology

Breitmeier Messtechnik GmbH, INSIZE (China) Co. Ltd., HIPP Endoskopservice GmbH, NanoFocus AG, Opto GmbH, OptoSurf GmbH, Precitec Optronik GmbH, Dr. Heinrich Schneider Messtechnik GmbH, TWIP OPTICAL SOLUTIONS GmbH, VISIMATION GmbH, Werth Messtechnik GmbH, et. al.

Medical Technologies

Helveting AG, InnoView GmbH, GoMed, et. al.

Mechanical Engineering and Components

Alfatec GmbH Fördersysteme, Alfing Montagetechnik GmbH, GROB-WERKE GmbH & Co. KG, igus GmbH, KOMET Group GmbH, MAHA Maschinenbau Haldenwang GmbH & Co. KG, Reuter Antriebstechnik GmbH, Wera GmbH & Co. KG, et. al.

Scientific Instruments

Leica Mikrosysteme Vertrieb GmbH, Struers GmbH, et. al.


Berliner Glas KGaA, NewTry - Shenzen Langce Technology Co. Ltd., RATIONAL Wittenheim SAS, et. al.