About Us

Founded in Barcelona, designs cloud business applications and technology. Our products are widely used by companies in many different sectors and are proven in mission-critical environments every day.

We have a strong foundation in database and web application development, especially around IBM Informix & DB2 databases, Java, Android™ and geospatial engines.

Our commitment to innovation is as strong today as it was in 1988. Success doesn’t mean our story has stopped evolving, because at , resting on our laurels is not an option. In fact, we take great pride in thinking outside the box and exploring new ways to improve.

Corporate values

Deister commits to:

  • Adopting the highest ethical standards in all of our business practices
  • Guaranteeing highly competitive services to our clients
  • Providing our clients with high-quality products and services, tailor-made to their needs and expectations
  • Employing a highly skilled team supported by an effective organizational structure
  • Maintaining our equal-opportunity and environmentally friendly policies
1988 – Founded in Barcelona around Sun Microsystems.
1989 – Sun C library allows fast reporting on Informix databases.
1990 – Sun C library automates development of applications for large databases.
1992 – Financial application core.
1993 – Purchases/Sales/Logistics application core.
1994 – Logic migration to Informix Stored Procedures.
1996 – Switched from C to Java: Porting of C reporting and development tools to Java.
1996 – Java Swing client interface built for reporting.
1997 – Decision to move applications to web-based client and server. Tomcat integration.
2000 – First AX Studio servers delivered to clients, including reporting, OLTP forms, portal, etc.
2002 – Added AX Operating System (OS) functions to web servers (disk, mail, calendar).
2003 – Added full SOAP capabilities.
2004 – XSQL-Script language.
2005 – XSQL grammars for SQL stored procedures, functions & triggers.
2006 – Print-Perfect Operational Report and Page-Perfect Report tools.
2007 – XSQL grammar completed for major RDBMS (Informix, Oracle, DB2, PostgreSQL, SQL Server)
2008 – Pixel-Perfect Business Reports – ext.js integration
2009 – Android™ SOAP client for AX OS. PDF signature and verification tools.
2009 – Added geospatial capabilities to XSQL grammar and web components.
2010 – Enhanced portal capabilities for Web and Android™ clients.
2011 – Android™ Point of Sale & Salesforce.
2011 – Android™ Salesforce + AX Google Bridge.
2012 – New AX Studio UI Engine.
2012 – Analytics engine + OLAP web client + Android™ client.
2013 – Added full support of Informix Warehouse Accelerator (IWA) in Axional OLAP.
2013 – BigMemory: implementation of larger result sets through memory-mapped files.
2014 – Added MDM support for mobile applications, including geofencing.
2015 – Replacement of Tomcat application server with Jetty V9.
2016 – New Warehouse Management Module that replaces the previous version.
2017 – New products: Axional FrontEnd and Axional Docs.
2017 – Extended graphics suite for Dashboards and Desktop Channels
2018 – New user interface for the Axional desktop based on Material Design.
2018 – New version of the OLAP tool with enhanced functionality.
2019 – DBStudio tool with a graphical user interface and Java Script capabilities