Sector: Information and communication technologies (ICT)
, Hungary

About ChemAxon

ChemAxon is privately owned with global headquarters in Budapest, US East Coast facility in Cambridge, MA, and sales and support offices in Europe, Japan and across North America. Founded by Ferenc Csizmadia and his brother in 1998, ChemAxon has since grown to become a leading cheminformatics company. The commitment and experience of the management combined with an empowering and collaborative attitude enables ChemAxon to deliver value and innovative products and solutions.
ChemAxon has 134 employees and is growing number of its international offices.

Main Activity Area: ChemAxon provides cheminformatics software platforms, applications and services to optimize the value of chemistry information in life science and other R&D. Their mission is to enable scientists to manage their chemical and related data via an intuitive, powerful and cost effective informatics tools, developed together with their customers and partners.
Research Area: ChemAxon offers a choice of interoperable components to build cheminformatics platforms and/or provide specific chemistry capabilities:
• Functionality covers all key cheminformatics needs from discovery to characterization, enumeration, screening, registration, optimization and beyond, ensuring high performance and consistency of chemistry throughout.
• Software is Web and Cloud ready: Applet, .NET, SharePoint, Web Services, Java Web Start, JavaScript
• Desktop and MS Office ready: Instant JChem (local and remote db access, bridge to ), JChem for Excel, OLE, standalone applications, MS SharePoint integration
• Workflow integration: Available for KNIME, Pipeline Pilot and InforSense

By adopting industry standards, software installation is straightforward and customers can select the components and configuration to meet business goals.
ChemAxon technology for
• Drug discovery and design
• Data mining and analysis
• Compound sourcing and inventory
• Compound registration
• Chemical information management
• Patent analytics
• Systems and applications integration
• Collaboration environments
• Chemistry education and publishing
Achievements: cheminformatics toolkits, IT Platform Toolkit, workflow tools, visualization and analysis, Markush Technology
Staff Qualifications: software developer, masters in informatics