Company History

In 1994, Richard Rauch founded the individual IT office Rauch in the outskirts of Nuremberg. In 1999 the company was converted into ITR GmbH Informationstechnologie Rauch. In 2005 the office was moved to Nuremberg.


Proprietor and CEO of ITR GmbH is Dipl. Inf. (FH) Richard Rauch:

 Foto R.Rauch


As of the beginning of his career, Richard Rauch has always worked in the field of automation and embedded systems. Already during his studies he has contributed to projects and developments within the framework of internships and part-time jobs. The topic of his theses concerned the deveopment and implementation of a cross compiler for the programming language Simatic STEP5. In 1993, he graduated at the Fachhochschule Regensburg as Dipl. Inf. (FH).


After a short employment, during which he contributed to various installation projects (material flow control, automation and networking of a manufacturing cell with placement machine and SMD placement machines of various manufacturers) and product development in the sourrounding fields of S5, he founded his own company in 1994.


From 2004 to 2009, Richard Rauch was employed as the head of the development department at VIPA GmbH. He was responsible for the coordinatio and software deveopment of all Simatic S5 and S7 compatible product lines.


Since 2010, Richard Rauch dedicates himself solely to the interests of ITR GmbH.


In the course of his business life, Mr. Rauch has realized a large number of projects within the areas controlling systems, reengineering of S5/S7 controllers and executed the conception and development of Simatic S5/S7 compatible controllers.

Thus, Mr. Rauch managed to gain a know how within the market segment of Simatic S7 compatible controller systems, which is beyond Siemens A&D unique in Germany!


Please find further information concerning the professional career of Mr. Rauch in the CV.

Richard Rauch