In February 1994 five computer scientists and electrical engineers founded
PentaTec elektronische Systeme Inc.
based in Putzbrunn near Munich. The former employees of
started the company as active shareholders. Today PentaTec employs ten colleagues
(computer scientists, electrical engineers, mathematician, merchant) handling a
volume of 1,5 Mio.EUR to 1,7 Mio. EUR p.a..
At first PentaTec as a service provider focused on the development of customized all-in-one solutions (hardware and software) and on the batch production utilizing a network of established subcontractors.
Since 2009 has been developing a proper laser thread detection system ARGUS. This system providing a hemispherical covering is designed for the operation in the military domain (ground vehicles, vessels and aircrafts).