Since 1993, the European Information Technology Observatory offers high quality and up-to-date information on European and global markets for information technology, telecommunications and consumer electronics. The EITO is managed by Bitkom Research GmbH, a wholly owned subsidiary of BITKOM, the Federal Association for Information Technology, Telecommunications and New Media in Germany.
EITO collaborates with leading market research institutes including IDC and GfK. The research activities of the EITO Task Force are supported by the European Commission and the OECD. EITO is sponsored by Deutsche Telekom, KPMG and Telecom Italia.