We are happy to share our most important milestones from 2003 until today with you:


  • b1 consulting grows – a new, centrally located office in the heart of Vienna offers space for innovation, growth and competent employees.
  • b1 consulting further develops its expertise in subsidiary rollouts.
  • SAP HANA is now the established platform for SAP solutions for SMEs.
  • SAP Business One based on SAP HANA in the conova data center represents a top quality hosting solution. 
  • b1 consulting receives the SAP Innovation Award – HANA adaption!


  • b1 consulting further develops its specialization in retail trade solutions and is able to acquire new, well-known customers, not least thanks to SAP HANA and SAP Customer Check Out.
  • b1 consulting is awarded Partner of the Year for the 11th time!



  • SAP launches HANA, an innovative state-of-the-art database. b1 consulting is one of the first partners to realize HANA projects with their customers.



  • Our partnership with SAP is extended to the onDemand solution SAP Business byDesign. In the same year b1 consulting enters into a partnership for SAP-All-in-One, which makes us a full-range supplier for small and medium-sized enterprises. 


  • The EFP-Group is sold. b1 consulting takes over joint venture shares in the Slovakian and Swiss subsidiaries and integrates them into b1 consulting Austria.


  • b1 consulting is nominated for the SAP Pinnacle Award and once again holds the title of SAP Business Partner of the Year.


  • Helmut Hochberger takes over all investor shares and becomes full owner of b1 consulting.


  • Intersport Switzerland assigns b1 consulting to develop a solution for their franchise partners. This creates the basis for our retail and fashion solutions, which represent a key area of our portfolio.


  • b1 consulting and EFP found joint ventures for development and consulting in Slovakia and Switzerland. 
  • ALSTOM becomes our first internationally operating customer. b1 consulting starts a global roll-out, beginning with a project in Egypt.
  • This lays the foundations for our expertise in the integration of subsidiaries. b1 consulting becomes SAP Business One Partner of the Year for the first time.


  • SAP introduces SAP Business One in Austria.
  • Convinced by SAP’s solution for small and medium-sized enterprises, Helmut Hochberger founds, along with two investors, b1 consulting - a company exclusively specialized on SAP Business One.
  • b1 consulting is one of the first three SAP partners in Austria entitled to sell SAP Business One, develop AddOns and deliver consulting services