ASSIST Software Romania was founded in September 1992 by two friends and University classmates Daniel TANASE and Gheorghe DAVID, both of them passionated by computing technologies with a special focus on software development. ASSIST Software headquarter is located in Suceava, a pittoresque city in NE of Romania, former capital of the historical region of Bukowina.
At the time, ASSIST Software started its business by developing highly customized business application for small and medium companies. Company has done pioneering in offering professional advice, training and support to local companies in their painful transition to new digital era.
The main objective that was to assume the role of leading provider of high quality products and services to redefine the experience of using computing technologies, adapted software applications, and internet in boosting its clients' business.
Due to the novelty of the field of activity that approached the beginning, because IT&C market experienced a steady upward trend, ASSIST Software has grown continuously: starting in 1992 with a staff of two persons, the company became soon an important regional leader in the field, covering the north-east part of Romania.
In 1999, when ASSIST Software already had over 40 employees, it became an Internet service provider, thus opening up new business opportunities for its customers. However, acquiring high-performance equipment and that helped create new products with a high degree of competitiveness.
In 2000 ASSIST Software inaugurates the first major national project www.e-suceava.com. ASSIST Software has launched the "Virtual Suceava" portal, the first virtual city in Romania. The event was reported by the national media and channels: Pro TV, Antena 1 and TVR. The ASSIST Web Design Studio was established, a distinct department with concerns in web based software applications.
Since 2001, ASSIST’s main interest moves to educational resources, organized web design courses. ASSIST became partner with the Stefan cel Mare University of Suceava in the training program CNAP (Cisco Network Academy Project). In January 2004, the company became an ECDL Authorised Testing Center, a partner of the ATIC (Association for Information Technology and Communications). ECDL (European Computer Driving License) is the most common certification program level training on computer use, internationally recognized in 166 countries.
Currently the company has over 190 employees. ASSIST Software is specialized in outsourcing software development projects and provides consistent results in emerging fields such as mobile and web-based custom business applications, e-commerce, e-payment, e-security, e-health and enterprise & resource planning, entertainment and gaming industry.