THE COMPANY NEW SOLUTIONS GMBH - Part of the Germanedge Group

Since its foundation in 1999, New Solutions GmbH has developed into a leading provider of software solutions for the digitalization of production-related processes. With the digital shift book Finito, the company offers a modular, web-based and thus cross-plant and cross-company shift book solution. In addition, the company offers Checkware, a software solution for electronic checklists and forms. In addition, New Solutions offers Synoset, a software for the holistic management of technical assets for medium-sized companies up to large-scale industry.

New Solutions GmbH has an effective information security management system (ISMS) in accordance with ISO/IEC 27001. The certification refers to the implementation of software development projects as well as the standard software products, such as Finito, Checkware and Synoset.

Since mid-2017, New Solutions GmbH has been part of the Germanedge group of companies based in Munich.

General Manager and Chief Financial Officer: Richard Pickford

Richard Pickford is the Managing Director of New Solutions GmbH and Group CFO of the Germanedge Group since August 2019 and is based centrally in Munich.

General Manager and Chief Experience Officer: Oliver Schwarz

Oliver Schwarz has also been Managing Director of New Solutions GmbH and Group CXO of the Germanedge Group since the beginning of 2020 and is based in Munich.

Management Team Burghausen

The Burghausen site is managed by the 'management team' consisting of Markus Ehrenschwendtner, Christian Grabmaier (authorized signatory), Gregor Gretz and Wolfgang Schönsteiner.

Founder of New Solutions GmbH and managing director from 1999 to 2019

Christian Ehrenschwendtner is the founder of New Solutions GmbH. He was managing director of New Solutions GmbH from 1999 to 2019.

After studying electrical engineering and information technology at the Technical University of Munich and graduating with a degree in engineering, Christian Ehrenschwendtner began his professional career in 1994 as an independent developer of relational databases and applications and as a trainer for database design and application development. New Solutions GmbH was founded in 1999.

In August 2019 Christian Ehrenschwendtner handed over the management to Richard Pickford and continues to work for the company as a consultant.

Germanedge Company Group

The future of digital production is not suddenly here, and certainly not to be surprised by it. That's why we at Germanedge say: We are not waiting for the future of digital production, but the best way to shape it is to create it yourself. With our innovative technologies, we develop software solutions for Industry 4.0. that enable our customers to produce more intelligently, flexibly and sustainably. Maximum efficiency at any time, at any place in production.

By increasing productivity in digital production in all application possibilities, we guarantee national and global competitive advantage. Our broad product portfolio includes Management Execution Systems (MES), Warehouse, Advanced Planning Systems (APS), Advanced Quality Management (AQM) and Manufacturing Operations Management (MOM).

With the EdgeOne SaaS platform, Germanedge offers a platform architecture specifically designed for production. It enables our companies to implement their digital strategy across multiple plants and internationally. EdgeOne integrates all services of the Germanedge product providers GEFASOFT, New Solutions, Objective, ORSOFT and QDA SOLUTIONS and third-party providers in a Unified Production Workplace, which not only offers a great depth of information, but whose state-of-the-art user interface makes it easy for the user to handle the software application. Because in the end it is the human being who will work with the digital production of the future.

Germanedge is already creating the future of networked production together with our existing customers worldwide, unlocking the potential of MOM, IIOT and Industry 4.0.


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ISO/IEC 27001 Certification

New Solutions is certified according to the international recognized norm for information security ISO/IEC 27001.

This means a guarantee of highest safety standards in terms of confidentiality, integrity and availability of your data and systems - regularly checked by security experts of TÜV Rheinland. Therefore protecting the safety of our customer's data and systems is an integral part of all our business processes.

New Solutions GmbH is certified according to ISO/IEC-Norm 27001:2013.

The following areas of New Solutions GmbH were examined and evaluated by TÜV Rheinland for the ISO-27001 certification:

  • Safety guidelines
  • Organization of information security
  • Personnel security
  • Physical and environmental security
  • Management of communication and the company
  • Access control
  • Management of safety incidents
  • Fulfilling legal and organizational requirements
  • Business Continuity management

New Solutions GmbH imported an Information Safety Management System (ISMS) to achieve these security goals in accordance with the requirements of ISO/IEC 27001:2013. This is the guaranteed base of the highest security infrastructure possible for the customers of New Solutions GmbH.

The compliance with the standard conformity and effeciency of the security management system of New Solutions GmbH was reviewed by an independent audit team and is certified according to ISO 27001.

Regular trainings, tests and internal audits are done to ensure the permanent efficiency of these measures.

As the ISMS is monitored and recorded through yearly audits as well as another certification every three years we guarantee a long-term and constant security standard.

New Solutions GmbH

Hauptsitz, Schulungszentrum und Vertriebsstützpunkt der new solutions GmbH in Burghausen

New Solutions GmbH
Marktler Str. 61
84489 Burghausen 
Phone +49 (0) 8677 8776-0