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About Ergon

Ergon is a Swiss leader in leveraging digitalisation to create unique and effective client benefits, from conception to market, the result of which is the international distribution of globally revered products. We combine our extensive technological, security and business experience to design “smart” solutions from complex requirements. Anticipating tech trends, Ergon’s highly-qualified experts develop and deploy user- friendly, custom software, as well as proven, off-the-shelf products, for many industries, worldwide.

The company, which now employs 330 members of staff, was founded in 1984.


A flat hierarchical structure and short communication channels facilitate collaboration and speed up decision-making processes. Our compact structure enables us to respond quickly to any changes to the market, technologies or individual projects. Continue

Mission statement

Our mission is to empower smart people with smart software. As a trusted partner, we create sustainable competitive advantage for ambitious clients who wish to chart their own future. Continue

Talent development

For many years, Ergon has been committed to supporting talents and future generations. We love our profession and actively encourage young people to train in the field of computer science. Continue


We have won a number of awards for our corporate culture, our commitment to supporting future generations and our core business of software development. Continue


For us, precision, stability and reliability are not only attributes of Swissness, but also meet the requirements of our work. We rely on Switzerland as a production location because we regard customer proximity as a key success factor. We're a member of Swiss Made Software.

Partners and memberships

In order to be able to develop the perfect software solution for our customers, we work together with various partners and are members of numerous associations and organisations. Continue

Success story

Ergon has realized the first e-banking in Switzerland, was the first "Authorized Java Center" in Europe, has built mobile applications before there were smartphones, and was one of the first Swiss companies to successfully implement projects on the Internet of Things. Continue

Ergon Informatik AG is a broadly diversified company that provides services to a wide variety of sectors. Ergon has exceptional expertise in sectors such as financial services, eBanking, telecommunications and security. In 1997, Ergon developed Switzerland's first eBanking system for Credit Suisse. Airlock, our security product, was launched on the market in 2002 and is now used by 600 customers around the globe.

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Information for you

-Our whitepapers-

Study Application and API Security 2022

In a recent study in cooperation with CIO, CSO and COMPUTERWOCHE, Ergon Airlock looked at application and API security in the container environment.

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Zero Trust is a journey

The digital transformation of the world continues to progress, and it is profoundly affecting private life and job profiles in a manner that was hard to imagine just a few years ago.

This whitepaper covers the effects of continuous digitization and its implications.

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Toward DevSecOps

In this whitepaper, you will learn the most important insights into how you can successfully and efficiently implement DevSecOps, which security components are required for this, and what benefits a microgateway architecture brings.

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Airlock 2FA - Strong Authentication. Easy.

The two-factor authentication in the area of IT security offers double the security.

Find out more about strong authentication and the possibilities that Airlock offers in our whitepaper.

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Further whitepapers

We provide whitepapers on these and other topics free of charge:

  • successful IAM projects
  • Compliance
  • Data protection (GDPR)
  • Introduction of PSD2
  • PCI DSS requirements
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