The “gruppo reti” is a group of technicians, technologists and developers of the Institute of Informatics and Telematics.
The main activities of gruppo reti are:

  • to manage the campus network infrastructure of the Italian National Research Council in Pisa,
  • to provide a large variety of services to all the researchers in the campus.

The network infrastructure

The campus network infrastructure includes:

  • cables,
  • routers for the off campus Internet connections,
  • switches,
  • traffic control apparels (for network troubleshooting and protection against cyber-security attacks),
  • servers.

The provided services

Services offered to the campus personnel include:

  • IP telephony,
  • video broadcasting of events (unicast and multicast),
  • wireless coverage of the congress area and other parts of the campus,
  • management of authentication systems,
  • Eduroam (Education Roaming) service,
  • LAN access in VPN modality,
  • Network Access Server for dial-up access.