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.
VirtualBox, developed by Oracle, is cross-platform x86 virtualisation software. It has become one of the most widely used virtualisation solutions in the world.
The VideoLAN project produces the extremely popular VLC media player software. Their forums provide support for users of the software as well as the development community.
Boasting almost 14 million posts, Ars Technica is one of the biggest and oldest technical forums still operating today. They use phpBB to power their forums and comment system.
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.
Solia Online is one of the most active online communities with over 18 million posts. Solia Online allows you to create your own avatar, buy items, and discuss topics with your friends.