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Our path to success.

  • Our Journey

    As our company has already achieved a lot but has even bigger plans, here you will get an overview of which stages have already been reached and which goals are still to come. 


  • March 2021

    Completion of Pre-Series A Financing Round

    The latest financing round is led by Montan-Ventures-Saar GmbH. In addition, current investors co-invested in this round to ensure the company's continued growth.


  • February 2021

    Relaunch: GDPR Basic Course

    We are evolving, and so are our courses. So it was time to give our first course a new coat of paint.


  • January 2021

    Product Launch: Phishing Attack Simulator

    With the launch of our new attack simulation tool, we are evolving into a next-generation full-service awareness platform.


  • January 2021

    Product Launch Online Course: Data Protection in the Hotel Industry (English)

    To help reach more employees than ever, we are now offering our hotel data protection course in English language format.


  • December 2020

    IYS joins Twitter

    We now operate an English-language Twitter account to reach our international clientele. Our channel offers you exciting news and information about information security and data protection. Follow us!


  • October 2020

    Product Launch Online Course: Data Protection in Local Government

    Our awareness course "Data Protection in Local Government" is tailored to employees in local government who work with the personal data of citizens.


  • July 2020

    Relaunch Reporting

    Many new features have been added to the reporting tool, such as *.csv download, bundled certificate download via *.pdf, extensive filter functions and display of departments.

  • May 2020

    Product Launch Online Course: Home Office Information Security Course

    Working from home is in demand more than ever. Our new home office information security course prepares employees for all current dangers and threats to information security specifically adapted for remote work.


  • April 2020

    Product Launch Online Course: Information Security Course

    Our course prepares employees for all current threats and dangers within the field of information security.


  • March 2020

    Completion of Seed Financing

    In the latest round of financing, Technologiegründerfonds Sachsen brought in fresh capital for further market penetration. The investment round was lead by TGFS, with various private investors also joining in.

  • February 2020

    Membership of the Bundesverband IT-Mittelstand e.V. (BITMi)

    Membership of a leading trade association exclusively for medium-sized IT companies in Germany. More info here:


  • December 2019

    Product Launch Online Course: Data Protection in the Hotel Industry

    The GDPR presents some unique challenges to the hotel industry. Processes and procedures must be regulated. Our latest data protection course fully prepares employees using animations, sample documents, quizzes and useful practical tips.


  • October 2019

    Product Launch at IT-SA 2019 in Nuremberg

    Come and visit us at Europe's leading IT security trade fair:


  • September 2019

    Product Launch Online Course: Data Protection for Car Dealerships

    Our new data protection course ensures employees within the automotive industry are aware of the increased data protection requirements.

  • August 2019

    Product Launch Virtual Classroom

    With our new product range, we provide companies even more opportunities to customise both our platform and our awareness courses.

  • June 2019

    Launch Reporting Dashboard

    We now provide our clients with a reporting dashboard to keep track of all the important KPIs. This allows clients to measure the effectiveness of their campaigns.

  • April 2019

    Membership of the GDD
    (Gesellschaft für Datenschutz und Datensicherheit e.V.)

    Membership of one of the leading data protection organisations. More information here:


  • March 2019

    Building a Team


  • February 2019

    Completion of Pre-Seed Financing

    Technologiegründerfonds Sachsen provide equity capital to technology-oriented founders for the seed and startup phase and are now investing in Increase Your Skills GmbH.