Research Opportunities in AI for Data Center Operations

Two research opportunities are available at the TECIP Institute of Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna on Artificial Intelligence for supporting Data Center Operations in Cloud Computing and Network Function Virtualization, with application deadline extended to October 14th, 2019. The opportunities are framed in the context of the industrial research project “Artificial Intelligence for Network Function Virtualization” jointly […]

The ReTiS lab at BRIGHT 2019

On 27 September Bright #NotteDeiRicercatori returns to Tuscany. The rich program of the event will involve over 1500 researchers in 350 meetings, events, presentations, and shows in 14 Tuscan cities. The ReTiS lab will present its real-time demos on Friday afternoon at the main building of the Scuola Sant’Anna in Piazza Martiri della Libertà.  More […]

SPHERE project Kick-off meeting

The ReTiS lab is coordinating the consortium composed also by the Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, the Università degli Studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia, and the Università degli Studi di Catania. The ReTiS lab held the kick-off meeting of the SPHERE project that aims at providing an integrated operating system framework to […]

Seminar by Marco Caccamo

Designing Mixed-Criticality Applications on Modern Heterogeneous MPSoC Platforms 28th June 2019 – TeCIP Institute – Blue Room – 10.00 a.m. Abstract:Multiprocessor Systems-on-Chip (MPSoC) integrating hard processing cores with programmable logic (PL) are becoming increasingly more available. While these platforms have been originally designed for high-performance computing applications, their rich feature set can be exploited to […]

Orientation Day at the Scuola Sant’Anna

A journey for high school students including robotics, virtual and augmented reality, biomedical technologies, real-time operating systems for multimedia, and optical fiber telecommunications. The ReTiS lab was present with Prof. Tommaso Cucinotta and Dott. Giorgiomaria Cicero to show the research achievements applied to multimedia and embedded control systems.

The ReTiS lab at RTSS 2018

The IEEE Real-Time Systems Symposium (RTSS) is the premier conference in the field of real-time systems, presenting innovations with respect to both theory and practice.  RTSS’18 has been held in Nashville, Tennessee, USA, and the ReTiS lab was present with three accepted papers: “Memory Feasibility Analysis of Parallel Tasks Running on Scratchpad-Based Architectures,” Daniel Casini, Alessandro […]

New position on OS and hypervisor for railway systems!

Development of kernel and hypervisor mechanisms for railway systems at the RETIS Lab – Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna. Research objectives The research is part of a larger project funded by RFI, the company that manages the Italian railway infrastructure ( The large RFI project plans to replace all computing platforms, currently used on trains and in railway stations, with […]

AI for NFV: Vodafone and Sant’Anna revolutionize data center operations with Artificial Intelligence

Vodafone and Sant’Anna School TeCIP Istitute (Communication, Information and Perception Technologies) work on the design and development of modern data centers driven by Artificial Intelligence. Artificial Intelligence (AI) is transforming data centers and enabling the transition from manually managed networks to fully autonomic and self-organized networks. The paradigm shift towards Network Function Virtualization (NFV) will […]

Alessandro Biondi Awarded the European Design and Automation Association “Outstanding Dissertation Award 2017”

Alessandro Biondi, a researcher in computer engineering at the TECIP Institute of Sant’Anna School, will receive the “EDAA Outstanding Dissertation Award 2017” by the “European Design and Automation Association (EDAA) in Dresden, Germany, on March 20, at the international conference DATE 2018. Biondi received the award for his doctoral study in Emerging Digital Technologies under the supervision […]