Lactec is an institution accredited, since 2005, by the Committee of the Information Technology Area (Cati) of the Ministry of Science, Technology, Innovation and Communications (MCTIC), to carry out R&D projects for companies benefiting from the Informatic Law. During this period, it has been accumulating experience in serving clients such as Positivo Informática, Bematech, Furukawa, Landis+Gyr, and Siemens.

The consensus among technicians and specialists is that investing with the Informatics Law is to allow national companies to be strong and competitive, disputing space with competitors from all over the world.