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Sardegna Ricerche

Sardegna Ricerche
Industry: Government
Country: Italy
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Sardegna Ricerche manages and develops the Science and Technology Park of Sardinia, and provides services for small and medium-sized enterprises to support the introduction of new technologies and products. Sardegna Ricerche optimized management and maintenance costs thanks to the network standardization of IT practices.


  • Creation of a Data Center infrastructure in a star topology structure, with a 20G backbone
  • Allowing usage of access devices with advanced features (10/100/1000 and 40G full-L3 connectivity)
  • Setting up Power over Ethernet (PoE) for VoIP and Wi-Fi support
  • Achieving network central management




  • High capacity and high reliability network (40G full redundant), PoE support for the new VoIP platform and increased hardware reliability
  • Management and maintenance costs have been optimized thanks to the network standardization of IT practices
  • Companies and people using the network have better and faster access thanks to the ease of user profiling and can work independently outside of the central location

"Our new network infrastructure enables us to deliver advanced technology to researchers, employees and guests so that they can test their innovative ideas. Thanks to Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise, we gave them the possibility to use high-tech tools to share and implement their own projects. "

— Sardegna Ricerche, .