Milestones

Year

Milestone

1971

Early beginnings

1972

Launched first Intercom Station to work on third party intercom systems

1974

First programmable Intercom Central GE 101 with the Intercom Station EE 101: Setting new standards in design and technology; a highly successful product

1980

First global Intercom System using C-MOS microprocessor technology

1989

Founding of Commend Österreich GmbH

1990

Founding of Commend AG in Switzerland

1992

Founding of Commend France s.a.r.l

1993

First fully digital Intercom Station with graphic display brought to market, setting the industry standard for Intercom Technology - EE 711

1997

Intercom Centrals are re-named as Intercom servers. Commend introduces the GE 700, a fully digital open 19" system designed for complete intercom networking. Commend leads the way towards the future of intercom.

1998

G7-CNET-W networking card - the start of digital networking.

2001

First subsidiary outside of Europe - Commend Inc. in Mahwah, New Jersey, USA

2002

  • Intercom goes IP - G7-CNET-LAN networking card, allows networking over IP.
  • Founding of Commend Australia.

2003

OpenDuplex®: Commend, once again a pioneer in the intercom field, introduces technology that allows talking and listening simultaneously.

2005

The launch of Intercom over IP - IoIP®

2007

  • Founding of Commend Benelux B.V.
  • Founding of Commend Slovakia

2008

  • Commend Iberica opens new markets in Southern Europe
  • Launch of the GE 800 and GE 300 IP-Intercom Servers confirming Commend's role at the leading edge of technology
  • Founding of Commend Italia

2009

Complus Teltronic becomes Commend UK

2010

  • Commend introduces Intercom 2.0. The new-generation technology brings together the latest and greatest in sound, vision and design to meet the increasingly complex requirements.
  • Founding of Commend Adria