Internet Access and Applications
1&1 is positioned as the brand for home users, freelancers and small businesses. 1&1's specialty are its internet access products and hosting and e-business solutions in the cloud.
We have achieved something that only very few in the Internet business have succeeded in doing – to position strong and profitable brands and develop them into market leaders in their sector.
In our Access business, the brands 1&1, GMX and WEB.DE stand for powerful broadband and mobile access products, as well as the related applications. Versatel is our brand for business customers. With Germany’s second-largest fiber-optic network, Versatel focuses on providing comprehensive and tailored telecommunication solutions.
In the Applications segment, we are also represented by the brands united-domains, Arsys, Fasthosts, InterNetX, Sedo and affilinet – in addition to 1&1, GMX and WEB.DE. The applications offered meanwhile include, besides the traditional hosting and e-mail business, a broad range of services in the areas of e-business, cloud, personal information management and online advertising, each customized to adress small to mid-size companies, freelancer1&1's specialty are its internet access products as well as hosting and e-business solutions in the cloud, which can be combined in numerous ways or which are offered as complete packages.
In the area of internet access, 1&1 offers powerful broadband access via DSL, mobile internet access via smartphones, tablets and laptops. With internet access, 1&1 is only active in Germany.
In contrast to the internet access business, in the applications segment 1&1 is positioned internationally and developed from a pure webhoster to hosting and e-business solution provider. The portfolio ranges from hosting and domains , professional website packages with design software, e-mail and unified messaging solutions, group work applications, e-shop and payment solutions, up to SEO and online marketing tools, to precisely adress the different target groups - from smaller business up to IT specialists. 1&1 is now represented in Germany, France, the UK, Austria, Spain, Poland, Italy as well as Canada, USA and Mexico.
On the basis of its comprehensive product range, competitive prices and excellent customer support, 1&1 is continuously expanding its market position.and home users.
1&1 became a part of 1&1 Drillisch under the umbrella of United Internet AG as of September 8, 2017.