Many IT companies appreciate the numerous benefits of the business environment in FrankfurtRheinMain. The region is home to Germany's highest density of IT companies, offering a network of software development, IT consultant, system integration and IT services specialists. Highly specialized IT companies and suppliers of base technologies offer customized solutions for the widest range of industries and client needs.

Three of the five largest German software companies – Software AG and Computer Associates in Darmstadt, and CSC Ploenzke in Wiesbaden – are at home in the region. The region also leads the field in terms of telecommunications. Frankfurt am Main is home to the largest number of telecommunication companies in Germany. Many international leaders in telephony maintain branch offices, as do national and international industry associations, such as BITKOM and EITO. Carriers such as Deutsche Telekom (Frankfurt am Main), Arcor (Eschborn) and Colt (Frankfurt am Main) are among the providers. Powerful subcontractors, such as Nortel (Frankfurt am Main) and Motorola (Taunusstein) are also domiciled in the region.

Learn more about the business environment in FrankfurtRheinMain and the outstanding location factors for IT companies. Our experts provide you with industry-relevant information and support you in establishing a presence in Frankfurt and the Rhein-Main region.


Outstanding technical infrastructure

The De-CIX (Deutscher/German Commercial Internet Exchange) is Germany's largest and Europe's third largest data exchange. In addition to Deutsche Telekom's network, there is also a fiber optic network in Frankfurt am Main that measures some 700 km.

Global players in the field IT/telecommunication

•    Applied Security, Großwallstadt

•    Avaya, Frankfurt am Main

•    Capgemini, Frankfurt

•    Cisco Systems, Eschborn

•    Colt, Frankfurt am Main

•    CA Technologies, Darmstadt

•    CSC Deutschland, Wiesbaden

•    IBM, Frankfurt am Main

•    Microsoft, Bad Homburg

•    Motorola, Taunusstein

•    Software AG, Darmstadt