Gislen Software was founded by Mikael Gislen in 1994.
1996 We received a project for Programma Electric (later acquired by General Electric) for whom we developed software for testing of high voltage equipment including relays and circuit breakers.
1998 We completed a critical project for the Swedish national telecommunications operator Telia (later TeliaSonera), and we expanded our Indian offices.
2000 We added software support processes and began to open our offices abroad, working with AIS Inc. in the USA.
2003 We launched our first project planning tool, which was the forerunner our planning software: Planner Suite.
2004-2007 We worked with the largest project so far – the Automatic Fare Collection system for the county public transportation organisations in Norway, for Q-Free ASA, and our company continued to grow.
2005 We got a small project for TNS Sifo a collaboration which since has developed and TNS is now (2013) one of our largest clients
2007 We recruited more employees and focused on becoming leaders in software requirements analysis, project management and quality control. We helped to design and develop a road toll system for North Portugal for Q-Free ASA in Norway and started a subsidiary in Sweden.
2009 Gislen continued to grow. We won more customer contracts and expanded our offices. We became Microsoft Gold Partners and started to focus on mobile platforms.
2010 Still recruiting staff, we upgraded our quality procedures and gained ISO 9001:2008 certification and TickIT. We expanded our office.
2011 Expansion, recruited more employees and got new customers. In collaboration with a Swedish partner we took over maintenance and further development of TNS-Sifo’s Employee Research Software, which is one of the largest such systems in the world.
2012 Started working with integration solutions (Tibco and later Biztalk) for among other Scandinavian Airlines in collaboration with our Swedish partner e-man. We developed a social gifting and payment platform for Intreat in Sweden. We got an award for being the fastest growing IT company in the state of Tamil Nadu.
2013 New integration projects together with e-man for Swedish Match, ABB and PostNord. Invested in Solar Panels on the roof to manage without power cuts. We started developing a Crowd Lending platform for a UK client which has been launched in 2014.
2014 Existing clients have expanded their work and we have as a result expanded and are taking up new challenges. We celebrated 20 years in business in September with some of our larger clients visiting. We were awarded by D&B, Federal Bank and Times Group.