Facts & Figures


1&1 was founded as a reseller of technology products, including an early online service, in 1988 by Ralph Dommermuth (now CEO of United Internet, the public parent company of 1&1, and CMO of 1&1).

Schlund + Partner, a leading web host and registrar acquired in 1998, was co-founded in 1995 by Andreas Gauger and Achim Weiss.


To provide an optimal Internet presence for private users and small-to-medium businesses by offering a complete range of innovative, high-quality web solutions at value prices.


Over 7,600 total


Around 2,000 employees in product management, development and data centers

Data Centers:

7 data centers with 70,000 servers in Europe and USA


300 Gbit/s external carrier class connectivity
our own backbone


14.11 million customers on paid services


Over 19 million domain names are registered and handled by 1&1

Worldwide Locations:

  • Austria
  • France
  • Berlin, Germany
  • Montabaur, Germany
  • Karlsruhe, Germany
  • Cebu, Philippines
  • Bucharest, Romania
  • Madrid, Spain
  • Slough, UK
  • Philadelphia, PA USA (Chesterbrook)
  • Warsaw, Poland
  • Canada
  • Italy
  • Mexico