The Company: Ariston Psychometrics

(Registered under ΕΟΠΠΕΠ: 2100357)

Ariston Psychometrics is a software house providing turnkey solutions, training, support and consultancy for information technology projects and related services. It was established in 1991.

Ariston Psychometrics has designed, installed and supports successfully several integrated information systems all over Greece and for different categories of organisations, including the Foundation of the ex President of the Greek Republic Mr K. Karamanlis, the ex President of the Greek Republic, the ex President of the Greek Republic Mr C. Sartzetakis, The Greek National Research Centre DEMOCRITOS, The Greek Army, several Colleges and Schools, Local Authorities, private companies and others.

Ariston Psychometrics has close links and collaborates with major Greek companies and educational institutes and has taken part in research & development projects funded by the European Union (e.g. programme STRIDE, PETRA I & II), as well as by the Greek Ministry of Research & Technology.

Some of the areas of research and development are presented below:

  1. Design and implementation of psychometric tests. The company has designed special software for personnel assessment & selection, occupational guidance, personality assessment, behaviour assessment, etc.
  2. Design and implementation of database structures for documentation and library information systems. The company has designed and maintains its own library automation system LIBRETTO with several installations all over Greece.
  3. Design and implementation of information systems for the garment making industry, particularly in the area of Predetermined Motion Time Systems (PMTS). A success story has been the GMD (Garment Making Data) system, which is a computerised version of the manual equivalent designed by the Home Office, U.K.

Ariston Psychometrics is well equipped with UNIX (SCO and LINUX) workstations, PC and LAPTOP, state of the art LAN, running several development software including relational database management systems. Most of the software development takes place using 4th generation languages, SQL, C, Java and .NET.


Ariston Psychometrics has collaborated with several institutions and organizations in the private and public sector, including the following:

  • British National Library
  • BLCMP Library Cooperative
  • SLS (Information Systems)
  • Mountfield Software
  • Mountfield Programmers
  • Burberrys Ltd
  • Laura Ashley
  • ORVEC Ltd.
  • J. Llewelyn Ltd.
  • University of Crete
  • National Research Centre DEMOCRITUS
  • Greek National Observatory
  • ANCO S.A.

Indicative list of customers

Ariston Psychometrics has offered its services to several organizations, private and public, including the following:

  • The KARAMANLIS foundation (ex President of the Greek Republic)
  • The ex President of The Greek Republic, C. STEFANOPOULOS
  • The ex President of The Greek Republic, C. SARTZETAKIS
  • Greek National Museum of Theatre
  • Greek National Nuclear Research Centre DEMOCRITUS
  • National Education & Training Centre ELKEPA
  • National Economy Observatory KEPE
  • The N. GOULANDRIS Foundation
  • Greek Ministry of Development (Research & Development Department)
  • European Union Programme PETRA and ENIGMA
  • Athens University
  • Greek National Observatory
  • Medical Diagnosis Centre EGEFALOS
  • ICAP Hellas S.A.
  • Athens Local Education Authority NELE
  • EUGENIDIS Foundation
  • Local Authority of MAROUSI
  • Local Authority of CHIOU
  • College of PSYCHICO
  • Athens College
  • Cultural Centre of XOLARGOS
  • Local Authority of ZOGRAFOU
  • College of BARBAKEIO
  • American College of Anatolia
  • College of VOULAS
  • College of KARGAKOU
  • IONIAN Bank
  • INFOBIBLIO – Greek National Bibliography
  • National Centre for Energy and Fuels
  • Ministry of Defence – Army Headquarters
  • Institute of Speech and Text Processing
  • College of KANTA
  • College of POUSPOURIKA
  • The KOZANI Centre for Library Research
  • PLATO College
  • ZIRIDI College