The Kommunale Betrieb für Informationstechnik (KommunalBIT) AöR, based in Fürth, is the central IT and telecommunications service provider for the cities of Erlangen, Fürth and Schwabach and the members of the Zweckverband Informationstechnik Franken (ZV IT Franken). KommunalBIT AöR provides a high-quality range of hardware, software and IT services tailored to the needs of around 4,300 users in public administrations and 38 schools.