Italy's home to the multi-national media giant, Sky. Sky's range of enterprises include digital television, broadband, phone lines, news broadcasting and sport broadcasting.
Conquer Club is an online multiplayer world domination game. The discussion forum is host to over 500,000 members and 2.8 million posts.
It is the Italian Community for Ubuntu, a popular open source community operating system based upon the the Debian Linux Distribution.
OpenOffice.org offers a free and fully-featured office suite which meets the needs of the common consumer all the way up to large enterprises.
Zend Technologies is one of the largest and most popular companies producing a wide variety of tools and frameworks for PHP. Their community forums rely on phpBB.
Inspired by Max Berry's book, Jennifer Government, NationStates is one of the most popular online simulation games. The forum boasts over 5 million posts and 200,000 users.