We in years.

1978

the company
Wein-Hlebayna-Gesellschaft mbH
is founded

1979

the first Informator
is installed in Galtür

1982

the first panorama camera is installed at Kitzsteinhorn

1990

start of panorama TV on ORF 

a radio relay system for panorama television is developed

1993

feratel Italia srl is founded

1999

multi-tenant IRS platform is developed

2000

DST Video Promotion AG/Kloten, the German  INTOURS Partner GmbH, Deutschland Touristik GmbH/Wangen and Tourismus Service GmbH/Freiburg are acquired

2001

Panorama Video GmbH/Rum, TOURIST online AG/Rotkreuz and hoboo.com Software GmbH/Zell am See are acquired

Technology to transmit TV-quality panorama pictures over the internet is developed – opening up of new markets

2002

joint venture with American Room Finders Inc./Louisiana.

TOURISTonline AG/Rotkreuz is renamed feratel Schweiz AG and INTOURSPartner GmbH/Meßkirch is renamed feratel media technologies GmbH

2003

successful positioning in the sector of event software, entrance into the market of international big events, such as St Moritz World Ski Championships

2004

300th panorama camera is installed in The Hague

the Swiss subsidiaries, feratel Schweiz AG and CBS/feratel, are merged to feratel Schweiz

feratel development centers EOOD/Sofia are founded

feratel España SL is founded

2006

GuestCard complete solution is redeveloped

national reservation system is organised in Slovenia

2007

majority stake in the Austrian (100 %), Italian (90 %), Czech (90 %) and Slovakian (90 %) subsidiaries of sitour Management GmbH is acquired

the biggest Austrian guest card project (Neusiedlersee Card) with integrated registration is realised

10 million unique clients worldwide for panorama pictures by feratel

2009

first big IRS project in Italy, Trentino

2010

first area-wide infotainment system (Digital Signage Systems) is realised at Kitzbühel Ski Area

2011

sitour USA is acquired

range of products is extended by MediaPackage (incl. MediaCam), ensuring an unrivalled distribution network in the online and mobile sector 

net of panorama cameras includes 400 cameras

2012

SmartTV app “feratel webcams” is developed

2014

network of panorama cameras expands to 500 locations

2015

introduction of feratel PanoramaUnlimited, 360° flyover video recordings present an all new perspective of the destinations on TV and online

feratel panorama streams are available via Amazon Fire TV and Apple TV

2017

implementation of the 90th CardProject

feratel takes part in Onlim GmbH, an IT provider, specialising in automated client communication via social media, Chatbots and artificial assistants

2018

MindLab: STI Uni Innsbruck, Onlim and feratel found one of the largest research units for artificial intelligence in Austria

launch of PIA Personal Interests´ Assistant, a digital travel companion based on a Progressive Web App (PWA)

1.000th LED Computer Panorama System

101st guest card project: NiederösterreichCard

first panorama livestream from a ship (RMS Goethe)

2019

feratel takes part in the cross media agency pixelpoint (web design, data management and digital marketing)

feratel webcams is available for the first time as a skill for Amazon Alexa

2020

Rheinland Pfalz opts for
the Content hub "data.cycle" from pixelpoint

feratel & pixelpoint develop new
open data platform for tourism

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