Uwe Neumeier joins the management board
On January 1, 2021, Uwe Neumeier was appointed to the management board alongside LANCOM founder and managing director Ralf Koenzen.
Two-time leader in the PUR awards
In the Professional User Rating survey, LANCOM is the first manufacturer ever to be crowned VPN Champion for the fifth time in a row. Also in the area of Network Management, consistently top ratings were attained. Leading positions were achieved all around.
Top-rated business provider
At the Channel Excellence Awards 2021, LANCOM took second place in the Network category, making it the best-rated provider with a primary focus on business. The Preferred Vendor award was also achieved in the Security category.
First Wi-Fi 6 access points
LANCOM heralds a new era of Wi-Fi with two high-performance Wi-Fi 6 access points. The LX-6400 and LX-6402 enter the market with optional cloud management.
Champion once again at PUR-Awards
For the fourth time in row, LANCOM is announced VPN champion in the user survey “Professional User Rating (PUR)”. Moreover, the LANCOM Management Cloud also wins the champion title in the category "network management" at the IT-Operation awards.
Silver at eGovernment Computing Award
LANCOM wins at the eGovernment Computing Award 2020, receiving silver in the category "Cloud and IT Infrastructure".
Integration of the firewall division of Rohde & Schwarz Cybersecurity
Lancom lays the foundation of its new security business unit. This involves the creation of a new company site in Hamburg.
LANCOM is VPN Champion for the fourth time in a row
In the latest "Professional User Rating Security Solutions” survey LANCOM has again secured the “Champion” award in Virtual Private Network (VPN) solutions for the fourth time in a row.
One of the largest SD-WANs in Europe
Together with the Dusseldorf-based ICT company ecotel, LANCOM is implementing one of the largest SD-WAN projects in Europe. A major customer is being supplied with secure networking of nearly 8,800 locations across Germany based on a virtual private network (VPN) of the next generation.
Setting course for even stronger growth
LANCOM becomes a wholly owned subsidiary of the German technology group Rohde & Schwarz, headquartered in Munich.
Competitive advantage through wireless patent
LANCOM receives a European patent for the integration of Wi-Fi, wireless ePaper and beacons into a single platform, thus securing important competitive advantages.
Award for LANCOM
LANCOM Systems wins prestigious company awards: Deloitte Fast 50 “Sustained Excellence Award” for sustainable, outstanding growth and the #DWNRW Award in the “Corporation” category as a driver of digital transformation.
Worldwide first: Virtual VPN-Router
Virtual VPN router for versatile WLAN connections in conventional networks and the cloud
New development site.
LANCOM opens new development site in Karlsruhe.
LANCOM wins Rohde & Schwarz as strategic partner
Münchner Elektronikkonzern beteiligt sich an LANCOM Systems
World innovation: LANCOM Management Cloud
LANCOM introduces network management in the cloud.
Sustained Excellence Award
Deloitte Deutschland awards the Sustained Excellence Award 2015 to LANCOM Systems for the first time.
Top retail product
The LANCOM E-series is awarded Gold by Business Handel as “Top Retail Product”.
Entrepreneur of the year
Ralf Koenzen is named Entrepreneur of the Year 2014. In the same year, the company achieved a new sales record with EUR 43 million.
LANCOM introduces the first WLAN access points featuring integrated Wireless ePaper Display and iBeacon technologies.
Repeat visit from German Chancellor Dr. Merkel to the LANCOM booth at CeBIT. She found out about the high-security product range from LANCOM.
LANCOM CC Router
The BSI (German Federal Office for Information Security) certified LANCOM CC routers with CC EAL 4+, the highest possible certification for commercial router products.
LANCOM expands its management board. Stefan Herrlich assumes the responsibility for the Sales Department.
German Chancellor Merkel visits LANCOM for the first time at CeBIT: Her interest was awakened by the topic of broadband expansion with outdoor WLAN from LANCOM
First 802.11n outdoor access points and first business VPN routers with 3G/ADSL2+ and integrated anti-theft protection.
First WLAN controllers (LANCOM WLC-4025 and WLC-4000).
LANCOM is the first European manufacturer with extended WLAN security (IEEE 802.11i, LEPS).
First European manufacturer of certified WLAN products with up to 108 Mbps.
First simultaneous dual-band high-end WLAN access point with 54 Mbps for the standards IEEE 802.11 a,g,b
First access point with integrated VPN.
Ralf Koenzen founded today's LANCOM Systems GmbH as a management buyout of the former ELSA AG. With a ten-person start-up crew, the young company from Würselen continued the products and brands of the "Communication Systems" department of the former ELSA AG. Since then, LANCOM Systems has been writing its very own success story.