comet history

What happened so far

HUP comet has an eventful history behind it and a great future ahead of it. To give you an idea of where the extraordinary know-how of our long-time employees in the field of software for payroll accounting, asset accounting and financial accounting comes from, we have compiled the history in a short review:


Merger of Freitag Gesellschaft für Computeranwendung mbH with HUP AG


Conversion of payroll accounting Delphi XE2
Currently 11 permanent employees, including one trainee
Software deployment: Germany, Austria, France, Poland, Hungary, Mexico, China, USA and Canada
Acquisition of new sales partners


HUP AG 100% owner of Freitag GmbH


Integration of Freitag GmbH into HUP AG
Focus of software development is on payroll accounting and asset accounting


New shareholder Mulitmedia Factory AG, Oberägeri Switzerland


Takeover by Lipro AG, later comet AG
Cooperation with Siemens Business Service Hannover, VW environment (payroll accounting)


Foundation of comet Development GmbH as a development company of Freitag GmbH and Comet AG


New development of the business software for Windows using Delphi


Development of business software based on Clipper, Open-Acces (financial accounting/cost accounting, administration software, asset accounting, payroll accounting)
Expansion of service and support for small and medium-sized organizational units across all industries, with a focus on social services, trade, services and manufacturing
Establishment of a payroll accounting center, payroll accounting as a service for small and medium-sized enterprises
Participation in trade fairs: CeBIT, Systems, COMTEC
New company headquarters in Coswig near Dresden


Foundation with headquarters in Meißen on the day of the monetary, economic and social union between the Federal Republic of Germany and the GDR on 01.07.1990
Founding members: Mr. Steffen Freitag; Mr. Lutz Hieronymus; Mr. Udo Klett
Business fields: Management consulting, software development, hardware sales, NCR partner

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