Supporting Statement

"TTTech provides a mature cross-industry technology and has an established clientele in different industries. Thus we see a high potential for a great success of TTTech products in the market."

Harald Schürz, CEO, ATHENA Wien Beteiligungen AG

More Than 15 Years of Excellence, Innovation and Cooperation

TTTech was established in 1998 as a spin-off of the Vienna University of Technology (TU Wien) based on 30 years of research in Europe and the US. This extensive research and development work provides a mature basis for our core technology to build applications in safety-critical areas. Today our company has offices in nine different countries with more than 500 employees worldwide.

2016

  • Renesas Electronics Corporation and TTTech announce their agreement on collaborating on the development of a new automotive platform solution for driver assistance systems (ADAS)
  • NI announces a collaboration with the Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC) and industry leaders Bosch Rexroth, Cisco, Intel, KUKA, Schneider Electric and TTTech to develop the world’s first Time-Sensitive Networking (TSN) testbed
  • In alignment with Audi, TTTech chooses Infineon microcontrollers for the central platform control unit “zFAS”, that integrates various functionalities of advanced driver assistance functions 
  • KUKA and TTTech jointly invest in Silicon Valley fog computing start-up Nebbiolo Technologies, a strategic cooperation aimed at developing a portfolio of “fog enabled” products
  • TTTech signs a long-term development agreement with European space market leader Airbus Safran Launchers to utilize TTEthernet as avionics backbone in the Ariane 6 family of launchers
  • TTControl celebrates its 15th anniversary, a period during which the company made its mark as a leading full-service supplier of control systems and HMIs for mobile machines
  • TTTech announces the acquisition of Finnish IP specialist Flexibilis, a deal that serves to further strengthen the offering in reliable real-time communication solutions
  • Nerve, a product platform targeted at providing edge connectivity, computing and control for the manufacturing market, is introduced at the trade fair SPS IPC Drives in Nuremberg, Germany
  • TTTech exceeds the 500 employees mark and consequently expands its premises in both Vienna and abroad significantly

For further information on our milestones from 2016 have a look at our animated slide show.

2015

  • TTTech is awarded the USABizAward in the category “Innovation” by the Austrian foreign trade center in Los Angeles 
  • A jet of the Bombardier CSeries 300 successfully completes its first flight with an integrated communication solution by TTTech on board
  • TTTech’s new strategic partners Infineon and GE, together with the existing shareholders, support the company’s growth strategy in automotive and Industrial IoT with a 50 million euro investment
  • KUKA and TTTech announce a strategic cooperation for joint investments to accelerate the implementation of Industry 4.0 solutions
  • The Austrian National Mobility Award goes to TTTech for the TTA Drive automated driving platform
  • TTTech launches the DEStarter Kit supporting IEEE TSN, for the evaluation of industrial applications over standard real-time Ethernet
  • TTTech launches the Deterministic Ethernet switch Hermes for application development and evaluation of in-vehicle network architectures, in cooperation with NXP 
  • TTTech will contribute Deterministic Ethernet solutions and safety controls to the next generation of wind turbines from Vestas 
  • Joint hosts AVnu Alliance, Cisco and TTTech gather 200 global industry representatives in Vienna to successfully discuss industry standards at the first-ever Deterministic Ethernet Forum 

For further information on our milestones from 2015 have a look at our animated slide show.  

2014

  • Audi and TTTech showcase key-enabling technologies for the piloted car at the CES in Las Vegas, presenting a prototype of the zFAS platform ECU
  • TTTech becomes the first company worldwide to offer a rugged AFDX switch in the standard form factor 3U VPX for the design of aerospace system architectures
  • Volvo Car Group uses the Inverter Safety Unit (ISU) from TTTech for the second generation of the Volvo C30 Electric
  • TTTech teams up with Cisco at the openBerlin Innovation Center to accelerate the adoption of Deterministic Ethernet for solutions for the Industrial IoT 
  • TTControl becomes electronic supplier for IMER’s crawler aerial working platforms, providing EN ISO 13849 PL d certified electronic control units
  • TTTech is the host of a panel on “Deterministic Ethernet – Connecting Autonomous Driving to Industrial IoT” with decision makers Audi, BMW, Cisco, Rockwell Automation and Vestas at the IoT World Forum in Chicago
  • The first NASA Orion test flight with TTTech’s TTEthernet Deterministic Ethernet solution on board is completed successfully

2013

  • With HY-TTC 500, TTControl introduces a new product family of powerful control units for high-end applications
  • TTTech signs a Memorandum of Understanding for the collaboration with NXP on the development of automotive Ethernet switch solutions
  • NASA's Orion MPCV Spacecraft with TTTech’s Deterministic Ethernet onboard powers on for the first time
  • TTTech board members Dr. Stefan Poledna and Georg Kopetz are awarded “Austrians of the Year” in the category entrepreneurship by the Austrian daily newspaper “Die Presse”
  • Boeing's 787-9 Dreamliner and the Bombardier CSeries, both with TTTech technology on board, make successful first flights
  • TTTech develops a multi-purpose Generic Safety Controller Board with a dual channel Deterministic Ethernet (TTEthernet) communication interface

2012

  • TTTech develops a ruggedized 24-port switch for high availability and safety requirements
  • TTXDataLogger, TTTech's high-performance, open and scalable tool for vehicle testing, motivates AUDI AG to act as a development partner
  • TTTech provides commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) products based on TTP for the Embraer Legacy 450 and Legacy 500 flight control computer developed by BAE Systems
  • TTTech is the first high-tech company and the first Vestas supplier to be awarded the WindMade certification label
  • Casagrande selects TTControl to provide electronic control systems and operator interfaces for the new XP generation of drilling machines
  • TTTech is awarded as one of the national winners in the "Jobs Through Innovation" (Arbeitsplätze durch Innovation) competition

2011

  • Rockwell Collins selects TTTech's TTP for the CSeries aircraft program
  • SAE International releases a Deterministic Ethernet standard (SAE AS6802)
  • TTTech Automotive provides a safety control unit for the Akasol Engineering battery system
  • TTControl offers a new product family of highly effective control panels

2010

  • TTTech receives the Dun & Bradstreet Rating 1 distinction, certifying that the company has the highest level of creditworthiness
  • Vector and TTTech Automotive partner for the development of software for electronic control units

2009

  • The new Boeing 787 Dreamliner takes its first flight with TTTech solutions
  • TTTech Automotive provides FlexRay-based tools and services for topology consulting and architecture optimization for Audi A8
  • NASA and TTTech sign a "Space Act Agreement" to partner in the design of highly dependable integrated embedded systems

2008

  • TTTech contributes proven solutions to the successful Boeing 787 Dreamliner power-on
  • TTTech presents its new scalable real-time Ethernet platform for control systems
  • TTTech has 200 employees
  • TTControl offers the TTC 200 certified for applications up to SIL 3

2007

  • TTTech announces their support of the Altera Corporation’s Cyclone II and Cyclone III FPGAs with TTP
  • TTTech receives the AS9100 quality management certification for the development of safety-critical applications in the aerospace industry
  • ATHENA Wien Beteiligungen (Wiener Wachstumsfonds) makes an investment of about 4 million Euros to acquire a participation in TTTech

2006

  • Strategic financial investor aeris Capital AG invests 20 million Euros in TTTech; AUDI AG acquires a minority participation in TTTech
  • TTTech rankes among Europe's 500 for five consecutive years
  • Hamilton Sundstrand Corporation selects TTTech to support the development of electric and environmental control systems on the Boeing 787 Dreamliner

2005

  • Both Red Team robot vehicles, each one equipped with TTTech products, are in the top 3 of the DARPA Grand Challenge
  • The Honeywell 124 jet engine with TTP makes its first flight in the Aermacchi M-346 trainer

2004

  • DECOS, a project within the EU’s Framework Programme 6, starts to develop a set of generic components within the frame work of the TTTech technology
  • Foundation of TTTech Automotive GmbH in Vienna

2003

  • TTTech has more than 100 employees
  • TTTech presents the 3rd Generation TTP Controller

2002

  • Nord-Micro selects TTTech to supply the cabin pressure control system on the Airbus A380
  • Thales Rail Signalling Solutions starts the first commercial production of TTTech technology for railway signaling systems
  • Development of the SIRIUS concept car in collaboration with Volvo Car Corporation
  • Foundation of TTTech North America Inc.
  • Foundation of TTTech Japan

2001

  • Establishment of TTA-Group together with well-known partners from the automotive and aerospace industry such as Audi, Delphi, PSA Peugeot Citroën, Renault, Airbus, Honeywell and TTTech
  • Development of several concept cars with drive-by-wire system based on TTTech technology: SKF FILO Car, Saab Novanta, GM’s AUTOnomy, Hy-wire, PSA Peugeot Citroën prototypes
  • AUDI AG and TTTech make an official announcement of their technical cooperation
  • Foundation of TTTech Germany GmbH

2000

  • Change of ownership from limited liability company into stock corporation, capital increase and first financial investors
  • Honeywell and TTTech announce their partnership for applications with TTTech technology in the aerospace industry

1999

  • TTTech receives the Information Society Technology (IST) Award by the European Commission

1998

  • TTTech Computertechnik GmbH is established in Vienna; company background of intensive research at Vienna University of Technology in time-triggered technology since 1979
  • TTTech is honored as "Best Austrian Start-Up Company 1998" in the category Research and Development