Who are we?
HOB is a German software manufacturer that has set itself the goal of developing the best and most secure remote access solutions. With more than 30 years of experience in the IT industry, HOB knows what matters when it comes to IT security. From the central office in Cadolzburg, as well a branch office in the USA, HOB products, which have won many international awards, are marketed throughout the world.
What do we offer?
Our core competencies comprise server-based computing with the RDP protocol, SSL and IPsec VPN solutions, Remote Desktop Services, Cloud Security, Enterprise Mobility and legacy system access. Our solutions contain security components that have been certified by the BSI (German Federal Office for Information Security) in accordance with the Common Criteria EAL 4+.
Our products are successfully deployed in enterprises of every size. Especially for our customers in large enterprises with correspondingly extensive installations, thanks to our know-how in the mainframe area, we can provide stable and secure solutions.
We offer comprehensive services around our products, as well as support that is specially designed to meet our customers’ needs. To maximize our products’ usefulness for our customers, in our central offices in Cadolzburg we have a complex network of about 80 servers from all leading manufacturers in use. Thus we can intensively test all products and extensively simulate customer scenarios.
Also integrated into HOB is the Business Unit HOB Networking. For 25 years, this has been planning and implementing secure, high-availability network infrastructures for enterprises of every size. HOB Networking rounds out the leading position of HOB in the field of remote access.
What makes us different?
With more than 30 years of experience in the IT industry, HOB knows what matters when it comes to IT security. For this and other reasons, currently over 2,400 customers in Germany alone have confidence in our software solutions.
The high level of dynamics in the IT field demands constant further development and improvement of security in software products. At HOB, this is ensured through our highly qualified employees, a great part of whom work in our development department.
We want to provide global, secure Internet connectivity for enterprises all across the world.
- Every mobile worker should be able to access critical business data – securely and with high confidence.
- Every branch office should be easily connected to the central office.
- Each customer and every supplier should have a risk-free connection to the enterprise.
- Every device in the Internet of Things (IoT) should be securely linked to the enterprise.
HOB GmbH & Co. KG was founded in 1964 by Horst Brandstätter. The company name is an acronym formed from the founder’s initials. Since 1981 HOB has been developing software and terminals for IBM mainframes and is a leader in the field of secure remote access solutions.
In addition to the central office in in Cadolzburg and branch offices in Germany, HOB also has an office in the USA. Altogether, HOB employs 159 people and, in accordance with the motto "never change a running system," has constantly maintained this number over many years.
Certificates and Awards
Certification according to Common Criteria EAL4+ by the German Federal Office for Information Security (BSI)
Quality mark "SecurITy made in Germany", conferred by TeleTrust
HOB is a member of the German Alliance for Cyber Security (Allianz für Cyber-Sicherheit)
HOB GmbH & Co. KG