Dataport provides modern information and communication technologies for public administration for the German federal states (Länder) of Schleswig-Holstein, Hamburg and Bremen. IT services for the tax administration are extended also to the Länder Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania and Lower Saxony.
The company offers its state, regional and local government customers a wide range of products and services. These include data and voice network services, specialist software solutions for public administrations, data protection and data security concepts, centralized procurement of IT hardware and software, as well as training. Dataport provides a standard infrastructure for crossborder e-government solutions. In addition to this, Dataport provides client support for its customers and maintains all kinds of server and solution hosting in its data centres.
Dataport runs the joint tax data centre of the Länder Schleswig-Holstein, Hamburg, Bremen, Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania and Lower Saxony.
Dataport is a public (non-profit oriented) company. The head office is located at Altenholz near Kiel in Schleswig-Holstein. Dataport has offices in the cities of Hamburg, Rostock, Bremen and Lüneburg. In 2012 Dataport had 1852 employees and achieved a turnover of 336,5 Million Euro.