About us


About us

Is it possible to be innovative and pragmatic at the same time? We think that it is. We are curious and embrace change, but we do not blow with the wind. We attach great importance to being professional. For us, that includes being single-minded, fast, agile, while continuously improving our performance. We are true partners to our customers: attentive and reliable, honest and committed, transparent and fair.


We are proud of what we have achieved together, and humble through our many years of experience in the business. We know where we stand – but if at any time we don’t, please let us know.

Carl Pfeffer, CEO der fct AG

We want to help you to digitalize your production information consistently to give you an unbeatable competitive edge - based on our unique standard software.

Carl Pfeffer, CEO
Rainer Börsig, CTO of fct AG

Innovative products need innovative information. Our solutions help you to get on top of your production information. Strengthen your market position with digital product communication - our experts will be glad to help.

Rainer Börsig, CTO
Klaus Ofner

We are convinced that the digital transformation is the core element to help our customers to secure and strengthen their position in the market. With Sherlock you can realize your new digital business model in 10 days instead of months. Hard to believe, right? Challenge us!

Klaus Ofner, CSO

The Sales-Team

Carola Buchwald-Rühl
Carola Buchwald-Rühl
Manfred Eggemann
Manfred Eggemann
Dirk Heiner
Dirk Heiner
Dominic Ordonio
Dominic Ordonio

Curious? Then arrange an appointment!


We started 30 years ago and have not stopped yet – being at the forefront of information management.

1985 – 1990

Fischer Computertechnik GmbH founded, today Fischer Information Technology AG
2D/3D image libraries developed
Software for graphic display terminals XTEK
Company headquarters moved to Radolfzell on Lake Constance

1990 – 1995

Digital archive / documentation management TIM-DA
drawing management TIM-ZV
First content management system with FrameMaker
TIM classification and modularization concept
Object management with versioning and workflow

1995 – 2000

Distribution of information (picture price list, spare parts catalog) via CD
First image database TIM-BDB
TIM-RS – content management system based on XML
Use cases introduced in technical documentation at fct
translation process with bilingual reference documents

2000 – 2005

XML generator TIM-XGEN for process automation
PIM system for catalogs, data sheets, price lists TIM-PDO
TIM InfoManager for topic-oriented procedures
integration of ERP and rule-based publication

2005 – 2010

Standard content management system TIM-RS® Professional
Variant management (INNOVATION PRIZE 2008)
Generating content based on parts lists (INNOVATION PRIZE 2008)
complete linguistic integration in workflow of TIM-RS®

2010 – 2015

TIM 4.0 – a new generation of the content management system
DITA integrated with a focus on machine and plant construction
Content delivery portal TIM-InfoCenter and TIM app
Fischer Computertechnik FCT AG founded

2015 – 2019

Moved into new premises
New version of the content management system TIM
Product information management TIM connect
Information Management Platform Sherlock
Digitization suite
New company name Fischer Information Technology AG

The supervisory board of Fischer

Chairman of the supervisory board of fct AG Prof. Sissi Closs
Prof. Sissi Closs
University Karlsruhe / C-Topic Consulting
Chairman of the supervisory board
Deputy chairman of the supervisory board of Fischer Information Technology AG Dr. Thomas Trümper
Dr. Thomas Trümper
Deputy chairman of the supervisory board
Member of the supervisory board of Fischer Information Technology AG Dr. Stefan Sigg
Dr. Stefan Sigg
Member of the supervisory board

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