Following the analysis of compuBase there are more than 37000 players in the ICT market in Italy. In details are there around 1200 software publisher and 4200 B2B reseller in the italian market. The strongest region based in ICT activities is Lombardy. Followed by Emilia Romagna, Lazio, Veneto and Piedmont.
A total invest of around 66 billion € in the ICT business is annouced by Assinform (ASSOCIAZIONE PER L’INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY, Italy) with a small decrease in 2009.
Italy is one of the big 5 markets in Europe with important potential.