ABOUT US

BITCO³ GmbH is a Spin-off of the HTWG Konstanz

We bring Business and IT together and increase your business success.

We are specialized in consulting and coaching about IT Governance and IT Strategy topics. BITCO³ means Business-IT Cooperation, Coordination, Controlling.

We build bridges! By bringing together science and practice we support businesses in improving the cooperation of their business and IT departments. 

We faciliate a better coordination of your company's IT systems by creating transparency, lowering risks and increasing the efficiency of your businnes and IT processes. With these controls bridging managment and technology will be successful!

Business ↔ IT

Business and IT are merging more and more.

Science ↔ Practice

Our solutions are probed and tested.

Organization ↔ Relation

Structures and relational mechanisms keep your business together.

THE CORE TEAM

PROF. DR. CHRISTOPHER RENTROP

PROF. DR. CHRISTOPHER RENTROP

Christopher Rentrop is professor for business informatics at the University of Applied Sciences Konstanz and director of the Institute for Process Control, Konstanz (kips). He focuses on strategic IT management and IT governance. During experiences in research and consulting for many years, he specialized in management and control of IT in the organization.

DR. STEPHAN ZIMMERMANN

DR. STEPHAN ZIMMERMANN

Stephan Zimmermann develops IT management, IT strategy and enterprise architecutre concepts for organizations. As a degreed business administrator and after a Master’s in business informatics he specialized in organizational questions of digitization and cooperation between business and IT. His publications on Shadow IT from multi-year research are regarded as standard works in this field.

MELANIE HUBER

MELANIE HUBER

After a Bachelor’s in business administration, Melanie Huber followed her preference for business informatics and pursued a Master’s in this area. This lead her to the lake of Constance, where she is conduction research at the interface between Shadow IT, Enterprise Architecture Management and integration.

JENNY SCHWARZ

JENNY SCHWARZ

Jenny Schwarz received her bachelor’s degree in business informatics, giving her first insights into the field of IT management and gaining further qualifications in this field with a master’s degree in computer science. Already in her final thesis she dealt with the research topic IT strategy and how this is influenced by the strategic role of IT and now continues to do so.

NEWS AND BLOG

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Shadow IT and the EU GDPR

Since 25 May, the new EU basic data protection regulation, the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has been mandatory for all companies. Because we are repeatedly asked at events what effects shadow IT has Read more…

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Max-Stromeyer-Straße 116

78467 Konstanz

Germany

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