Opera started in 1994 as a research project inside Norway’s largest telecom company, Telenor. Within a year, it branched out into an independent development company named Opera Software ASA.
Today, Opera Software develops the Opera Web browser, a high-quality, multi-platform product for a wide range of platforms, operating systems and embedded Internet products – including Mac, PC and Linux computers, mobile phones and PDAs, game consoles, and other devices like the Nintendo Wii, DS, Sony Mylo, and more.
Opera’s vision is to deliver the best Internet experience on any device. Opera’s key business objective is to earn global leadership in the market for PC/desktops and embedded products. Opera’s main business strategy is to provide a browser that operates across devices, platforms and operating systems, and can deliver a faster, more stable and flexible Internet experience than its competitors.
"You cannot tie a knot with one hand". Old Mongolian wisdoms also apply to providers of modern technologies and services in the field of information- and telecommunication. In recent years, Vienna has established itself as the IT capital in Central and Eastern Europe and is today the headquarter of many international ICT enterprises for their activities in the central and eastern European market.
VITE´s goal is to support especially enterprises in those fields with specific activities in relevant areas. Serving as a plattform to realise ideas, initiatives and projects VITE wants to support networking between companies and colleagues as well as to establish contact with research-, development- and educational institutions. Services by VITE include consultation concerning questions of location, law and sponsorship as well as concrete aid with projects, the organisation of events, seminars and expositions. VITE also helps with lobbying and the positive placement of the IT location Vienna in a national and international context.
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IT Business and research in Europe - was originally founded in 2005 in Vienna, Austria, as a network of European ICT associations to foster international cooperation, support export and internationalisation, technology transfer and research. Its focuses are small and medium sized enterprises on one hand, and the markets in Central and Eastern Europe.