With over 1,000 member companies, eco is the largest Internet industry association in Europe. Since 1995 eco has been highly instrumental in shaping the Internet, fostering new technologies, forming framework conditions, and representing the interests of members in politics and international committees. eco's key topics are the reliability and strengthening of digital infrastructure, IT security and trust, as well as ethically-oriented digitalization. eco advocates for a free, technologically-neutral, and high-performance Internet.

DENIC is the registry operator of Germany’s Internet domain - .DE - ranking with 17.5+ million domain registrations among the Top TLDs worldwide. As an independent, not-for-profit cooperative based in Frankfurt am Main, DENIC provides fast and reliable 24/7 access to Internet pages and e-mail. Through its 300+ member registrars DENIC is deeply rooted in the Internet community and promotes a free, open and secure Internet.