The Telecom ecosystem and the landscape telecom industry experienced a lot of struggle during its formation when in the year July 1989, Deutsche Bundespost was split into three entities, one being Deutsche Telekom. Later, some reforms took place in the year 1995 when Deutsche Bundespost Telekom became Deutsche Telekom AG and later again in 1996 it came into private hands. Being the sole Internet Service provider in Germany in 1995, it enjoyed the monopoly in the ISP services. But after being privatized it became a dominant ISP from 1996 onwards.
In the year 2006 the company eventually became the official partner of the FIFA world cup. Time changed again and the new structure of the company emerged in 2005 where two organizational business units of T-Com and T-Online were merged into the Broadband/Fixed Network (BBFN) strategic business units. But in 2008, the structure changed again. T-Online was separated from Deutsche Telekom and merged with T Com. Again in 2010, Orange a Parent France Telecom along with T Mobile parent Deutsche merged their UK operations for creating the largest mobile network throughout Britain. This company is now known as EE.