The BITMi is the only professional IT association that represents middle-class interests exclusively. Its members are medium-sized IT businesses from all fields of the IT sector and mainly owner-managed. The association brings together established IT companies as well as start-up businesses to jointly work out their interests. Additionally to its direct members, the BITMi also gathers other associations representing the interests of more than 1,000 medium-sized German IT businesses which account for a total sale of several billion Euros.