Industrial solutions from experienced engineers

Industrial customers benefit from the wide range of expert knowledge and the opportunities offered by manufacturer-independent technologies to obtain solutions for their requirements: from technical advice, finding specific manufacturers, rapid distribution, assembly and the joint development of system solutions. In this way, economically viable solutions are developed in close cooperation with customers and internationally renowned manufacturers, which can be brought to market quickly and successfully.
With its products and customer-specific solutions based on the latest, manufacturer-independent technologies, next system enables reliable and innovative applications for various industries, such as:
  • Automation Technology

  • Medical Technology

  • Household appliances

  • Transport & Traffic Engineering

  • Payment and information systems

  • Energy Technology

  • Automotive

  • Machine and plant construction

  • Digital Signage & Gaming

  • Food industry

  • Building automation

  • Telecommunications

  • Safety Technology

  • Logistics

Customers benefit from faster market launch, one-stop solutions and an optimum price / performance ratio with maximum product lifetime, high availability rate (at its own inventory) and industrial optimized systems solutions.

Founders and managing directors

Since its foundation in 2001, the next system team has been under the personal management of the two founders and managing directors Ing. Mag (FH) Robert Gausterer and Ing. Mag (FH) Andreas Tragenreif. From the very beginning, both have been committed to providing industrial customers with perfect expert advice and technical problem and system solutions quickly and cost-effectively. For the employees, they offer a secure job with constant know-how development and personal advancement. Partnership-based cooperation within the team, with manufacturers and customers is the corporate culture and sustainable basis for success of next system.

Founders and managing directors

As founder and managing director, his passion for innovation was the main focus for him:

Discovering new things and implementing them together as a team has always been the basis for his actions. With a large portion of willpower and the ability to recognize the needs of the market and industrial customers, he built up new market segments: thus, in addition to distribution, assembly and in-house developments in the haptics sector were also developed. Technical visions and new concepts for industrial customers are his strong driving force and make next system a leading technology solutions provider.

Right from the start, the founder and managing director focused on building a network of well-known and innovative manufacturers and suppliers.

For this purpose, a perfect logistics chain, a warehouse and furthermore the production was built up and expanded in order to be able to offer fast and cost-optimized solutions in today’s world. To offer industrial customers what they need at a price that guarantees competitiveness: A differentiated understanding of the market as well as optimization and process know-how characterize his management style. For him, partnership-based business processing and personal support are the basis for the sustainable business success of next system.

Company history

next system is an owner-managed and independent technology company and offers its customers high-quality technical components and system solutions in electronics and mechanics as well as its own developments since 2010.

As a value added company, next system realizes customer projects with high market success in cooperation with innovative manufacturers who are worldwide market leaders in their segment.

  • 2021

    20 years next system

    20-year company anniversary of next system

  • 2019


    Opening of sales office in the Czech Republic.


  • 2018


    First series project in the industry with next system Haptic Touch technology.

  • 2017


    Winner of the Embedded Award 2017 in the category Hardware for “Revolution in HMI Design” with the next system Haptic Touch technology.


  • 2013


    Development partnerships in the automotive, industrial, automation and plant control sectors. First patent applications in the Haptic Touch area.

  • 2012


    Opening of Technology Center for research and development in Vorchdorf / AT.


  • 2011


    Foundation of next system Office in China.

  • 2010


    Start research and development of Haptic Touch Technologies.


  • 2009


    Foundation of next system Germany and sales office Hungary.

  • 2004

    ISO 9001

    Integration of a professional quality management system and certification to ISO 9001.


  • 2001


    by Robert GAUSTERER and Andreas TRAGENREIF.

High quality and professional system solutions, active partnership with our customers and an excellent price-performance ratio form the basis for our daily work. Since 2001 and also in the future.