|Venture Round, 6/2006 |
Spotigo GmbH is an information technology and service company in the mobile broadband market. Its broadband connection suite enables mobile broadband users to find access points easily and to connect to them. Internet service providers (ISPs) and Wireless ISPs deploy those products in order to acquire new end customers, to bind existing customers, or to convert fixed-line customers into mobile broadband customers. Spotigo operates the hotspot directory in Europe. It operates a search-service for Wifiaccess-points and distributes platform-independent software-solutions that enable Internet users to log-in at hotspots automatically. The companyâ€™s products are primarily installed on mobile devices used for surfing the Internet. Its products are used by customers in the Germany, Spain, and the United Kingdom. Spotigo was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Dusseldorf, Germany, with an additional office in Madrid, Spain.