Jedox AG from Freiburg is the global market leader for back-end systems for enterprise-wide spreadsheets. With the help of “Enterprise Spreadsheets” developed by Jedox, companies can replace an all-too-familiar Excel chaos with consistent, process-oriented and web-enabled data management system without having to sacrifice any of the benefits of spreadsheet applications such as Microsoft Excel.
Jedox was founded in 2002 in Freiburg im Breisgau and currently employs around 100 people. Enterprise Spreadsheet servers, which were developed by Jedox, were successfully launched on the market and are used by companies such as Bayer Schering Healthcare, UBS Germany and the German Federation of Chambers of Commerce (DIHK) in Berlin. Today, Jedox is available in 23 languages, with installations across more than 120 countries. Jedox follows a dual-licensing strategy, offering a free basic version and a premium edition that is subject to a charge. In addition, the company offers services such as training, support and consulting.
Jedox' position on the market as a supplier of enterprise technologies for spreadsheets is unique in the world. The company’s broader focus is on competing with suppliers of company software such as SAP and Microsoft as well as specialist suppliers of Business Intelligence Software.
eCAPITAL invested in Jedox AG through Fund II in May of 2008.