• The Company

    About

    History

    The company has been created in April 2000, the company products were focused on BTO deployment for OEMs with the product Master SDK.
    In spring 2001 started the relation ship with Hewlett-Packard, the company created a fully customized recovery and was the first one to use a conjunction of a dedicated recovery partition and Windows PE as recovery OS. SoftThinks recovery technologies have been also delivered to numbers of OEMs across the world. The production product called Master SDK evolved from a standard solution using disk cloning to a full network solution using combination of Microsoft RIS technology and WINPE. In 2005, it has been deployed across all Gateway factories and ODMs.

    The company won several times the price for the best software during the System Builder summit in Europe and in USA for it's recovery and deployment products.

    In 2008, the product called Master SDK have been renamed to SoftThinks Deployment Suite, the first product to offer to PC retailers the capability to automate and standardize PC repair activities, Darty (French retailer) was the first company to deploy it in the all the repair centers.

  • The Company

    About

    SoftThinks today

    • Office in Austin and Villeneuve d'ascq
    • Headquarter in north of France
    • Projectized organization (the company is organized around the projects)
    • CMMI 3 level practices applied on the engineering department
    • CMMI 2 level applied to project management
    • A R&I department focused on innovation and prototyping
  • The Company

    About

    SoftThinks today

    A reliable, long term partner for all the players of the PC industry (from OEMs to Service Providers)
    • Software available in more than 70 countries in 38 languages
    • We are the «Recovery Expert» behind the world's largest selling PC brands, in particular with regards to all WinPE based implementations
    The leader in high technology Recovery Software
    • Our solutions achieve the highest experience for all users - manufacturers who produce PCs and end-users who need to reliably protect their personal information
    • More than 200 millions of licenses sold
    The leader in high technology Deployment Software
    • The only existing deployment solution available on the market that covers all PC manufacturers and retailers needs
  • The Company

    About

    SoftThinks today

    Our solutions: what we do

    We deliver a flexible software deployment, recovery and diagnostic system for PC manufacturers, System Builders, ISPs and Retailers
    We design and develop the most customizable system and content protection software solution for OEMs and PC manufacturers to preinstall on their PC products

    Our Mission

    We improve the life of hundreds of millions of people who deserve more reliable computers and the protection of the content they value.