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About Sick AG

Founded in 1946, SICK AG is a leading manufacturer of sensors and sensor solutions for industrial applications. The company, headquartered in Waldkirch, Germany has more than 50 subsidiaries and holdings, as well as numerous sales offices around the world. SICK AG has 7,000 employees worldwide and generated Group revenues of €1,099.8 million in 2014.


The Central IT services all endpoints across multiple locations around the world. With a large number of employees, particularly sales and service engineers, with full admin rights, SICK was looking for a way to successfully remove privileges without impacting employee productivity.

Customer Story

  • Admin rights removed from a large number of employees
  • Security strengthened and productivity unhindered
  • Flexibility of Avecto’s technology allows SICK to stop and start when needed
  • Successful implementation leads to roll out across the business