Deutsche Telekom is one of the world’s largest German telecommunications companies and has the company headquarters in Bonn, Germany.
It has staff of about 225,000 employees and operates in more than 50 countries. It has customer pool of about 156 million mobile users, 29 million fixed-network lines users and more than 18 million broadband lines.
The company’s goal is to become the leading European telecommunications service provider and in conjunction with this goal the company has woven its guiding principles which are – customer simplicity and delight drive out action, respect and integrity guide the behaviour, team together – team apart, best place to work and grow and I am T count on me.
The company provides services in fixed network, broadband, mobile communications, internet, IPTV products and services and information and communication technology solutions for business and corporate customers. The fixed network includes data and voice services based and the mobile communications offers mobile voice and data services. The company also offers mobile handsets and other hardware to its customers along with the fixed network and mobile network services. The company’s operations is broken down into four segments. Three of the segments are based on region and includes Germany, United States and Europe. The fourth segment is based on customer and product and includes the Systems Solutions. The Germany segment provides fixed-network and mobile communications services in Germany. The mobile services in the U.S. market is covered by the United States segment.
The Europe segment covers the fixed network and mobile activities in major countries in Europe. System Solutions segment offers the information and technology solutions for the multinational corporations and public sector institutions. Besides this segment offers some customer specific services such as cloud services, M2M, solutions for virtual collaboration and so on.