Our awards

Red Dot Award for independent social CRM

CAS Software AG is delighted to receive the Red Dot Award 2023: The award was given for merging the first fair.digital social network – the We.Network - with the cloud-based solution SmartWe to create a standalone social CRM. The Red  Dot Design Award is one of the best-known and largest design competitions in the world, with its origins dating back to 1955. Under the motto "In search of good design and innovation", a jury of around 50 international experts evaluates all submissions and awards prizes to outstanding products that are typified by their high design quality.

Trovarit study "CRM in practice 2023/2024": Top marks for CAS software

CAS Software AG shines with top marks and a top overall result in the recently published satisfaction study "CRM in Practice 2023/2024" conducted by Trovarit AG. With an overall score of 1.61, CAS Software secured the leading position among CRM solutions featured in the study. The "CRM in Practice" study regularly asks users of software solutions to rate the solutions they use. Criteria include user satisfaction and the perceived benefits of using CRM.

Top innovator 2022

In this year's round of the TOP 100 innovation competition, CAS Software was named "Innovator of the Year", placing first among all companies in size class C (more than 200 employees). In its decision, the TOP 100 jury emphasized that CAS Software has succeeded in an outstanding manner in aligning its own innovation strategy in a long-term, future-oriented and adaptive manner. The joy of innovation is also tangible on the CAS Campus every day.

Audited data protection

CAS Software's software solutions have been audited with respect to the implementation of data protection and data security in accordance with the EU General Data Protection Regulation (EU GDPR) and the German Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG) as well as other applicable laws. CAS Software AG has been certified once again as complying with the legal requirements for data protection and data security.

Fair.digital seal for CAS Software

CAS Software has been awarded the fair.digital seal. The seal certifies IT products and services from providers that take European data protection seriously and fulfill the three principles of data privacy, transparency and fairness. A total of seven criteria must be met to receive that certification. The seal is awarded by the non-profit fair.digital e.V. initiative and is vendor-independent.

Certified Cloud

The "Certified Cloud" quality certificate brings peace of mind to anyone considering purchasing SaaS and Cloud solutions. This is the third time that CAS Software AG has been awarded the Certified Cloud certificate for its SmartWe Cloud solution which was tested across seven categories within the framework of the Cloud EcoSystem winter meeting. The categories included: references, data security, quality of delivery, decision security, contract conditions, service orientation and Cloud architecture. The CPQ solution CAS Merlin CPQ also received the awards "Certified Cloud Solution" and "Certified Cloud Infrastructure".

Top innovator 2020

As best software company among the companies with over 250 employees (category C), CAS Software belongs 2020 once more to the innovation elite of the TOP 100. One of the main factors for this success is the creative company culture on the CAS campus and the innovative spirit of more than 400 co-creators. Innovation is integral part of the CAS Software DNA.

Design Awards 2018

The award honors the intuitive SmartDesign® technology, which also ensures an inspiring user experience for the CRM solution CAS genesisWorld - across all platforms on smartphones, tablets, notebooks or PCs. The award honors innovative products and projects, their manufacturers and designers that are pioneering in the German and international design landscape.


European IT and Excellence Award 2018

CAS Software was again named a finalist in the three categories "SME Solution of the Year", "Software Vendor of the Year" and "Channel Innovator of the Year" in 2018. In selecting the finalists, the practical suitability of the solutions was the focus of attention. In particular, service excellence and the customer friendliness of salespeople and distributors play a central role. The trade magazine IT Europe presents the coveted annual "European IT & Software Excellence" award which is well regarded by the European IT industry.


CAS Software has been awarded the prestigious CASSIOPEIA award. This premium user and customer experience award goes to trail-blazing software solutions which help to advance users and show competitiors the way with respect to user and customer experience. CAS Software AG took first place in the "Lead and campaign management and communication" category.

Readers‘ Choice Award 2016

CAS Software received the Readers‘ Choice Award for the category of Cloud CRM. The Insider Portals of Vogel IT-Medien decided to run a large-scale survey in which they called upon their readers to vote for their software house or service provider of the year.

IT Employer of the Year 2016

The CAS Software AG from Karlsruhe was given the “IT employer of the Year“ 2016 award in this year’s nationwide “Top Job“ competition. Especially high scores were reached in the “Culture & Communication“ and “Family orientation & Demography“ categories."

CAS Software one of Germany's most sought-after employers

For computer science undergraduates CAS Software AG is still a top address. What makes them so special? Well, CAS Software is one of the few SMEs to be ranked consistently among the 100 most-loved companies. Almost 45,200 students from 211 universities took part in the "Universum Student Survey 2016" between October 2015 and March 2016.

CRM Best Practice Award

The success of our customers is very important to us.

That is why we are particularly proud that many of our customers have won the CRM Best Practice Award. This prize is awarded each year by acquisa for exceptionally planned and successfully implemented CRM projects.

Congratulations to the winners

CAS Partner program 2016

ChannelPartner, the specialist trade magazine, recently tested 8 CRM supplier partner programs. CAS Software AG scored top marks in the test, finishing ahead of the other suppliers.

Software Hosted in Germany

The "Software Hosted in Germany" quality seal labels highly secure software which users access via the Internet. Both our Cloud CRM solutions and our Cloud CPQ solution meet the requirements to be awarded the seal. The seal is awarded by the German Bundesverband IT-Mittelstand (Federal Association for IT in small and medium-sized enterprises) and obliges the solution providers to host their data centers in Germany and to not make data accessible outside of Germany. 


CRM Best Practice Award for excellent customer management

MS Motorservice International GmbH were presented with the CRM Best Practice Award at the CRM-expo in Stuttgart. The award is presented annually and decisions are made by an independent jury.

Benchpark: Seal of recommendation 2013

Out of more than 100 suppliers taking part in the B2B reference-portal benchpark, CAS Software AG was awarded the seal of recommendation 2013, for which they scored "very good". Benchpark is a reference and tendering platform, that gives customers a means of rating cooperation with companies. The criteria categories were as follows: efficiency, reliability, professionalism, relationships and the price-performance ratio.

Software Made in Germany

"Software made in Germany" is recognized internationally as being synonymous with the highest quality standards and maximal customer satisfaction. As a certified company, CAS CRM meets the criteria and requirements for producing high-quality software.

The "Software made in Germany" seal is awarded by the Bundesverband IT-Mittelstand (a German association representing IT specialists for SMEs) and requires the service provider to commit to outstanding service, quality and innovation. Our products have been awarded the "Software made in Germany" quality seal of approval.


Innovator of the year 2011

For the first time in the history of the TOP 100 competition, one of the competitors came back to win the first prize for an impressive second time, thus laying the famous phrase: "They never come back", well and truly to rest. In 2011, CAS Software AG was the overall winner of the "Innovator of the year" award in the prestigious TOP 100 Innovation competition.

Mr Lothar Späth, the mentor of the competition, presented the prize and the seal of approval to both the directors, Mr Martin Hubschneider and Mr Ludwig Neer, on June 30, 2011, in Ostseebad Warnemünde.