Penteo and its international partner CXP Group, independent research and advisory firm present in France, Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
CXP, an independent software analyst, founded in 1973 with the aim of helping companies in their choice of software packages. Created by users for users, it aims to analyze, evaluate, compare software to help companies choose the best IT solution. Merged with BARC (Business Application Research Center), the leading analyst in the German independent software industry specializing in Data Management, Business Intelligence and Enterprise Content Management currently serves more than 1,500 large medium-sized end-user companies.
CXP/BARC group merged with Pierre Audoin Consultants (PAC) in 2014, a market research and consulting provider specialized in IT services and software.