We belong to the Information Society. Advanced mobile phones, Internet, high-speed digital delivery systems, which bring together in the ICTs the previously separate worlds of Information Technology and Telecommunications, have created the information revolution, at home and at work. We can communicate to and from any place at any time, with different connections and applications, more and more interoperable and based on open standards.
Our main expertise is in Digital Content, Interaction Design, GeoWeb and Internet of Things, applied to the vertical fields of the “future applications” for Tourism, TV, Home.
The CRS4 Information Society research sector is mainly working on four application fields:
Some of the main trasversal “technologies” involved are: Digital Content (digital asset management, content production, rights management, digital libraries, content retrieval), Interaction Design, Mobile apps, GeoWeb (geolocated Web), Geographic Information Systems, Search, Internet of Things.
Information and Communications Technology (ICT) is one of the most dynamic and innovative fields in Sardinia. 1) 2) It has considerable resources to activate intersectorial activity and its development has a strong influence on all other productive activities. One of the strengths of the government program of the Autonomous Region of Sardinia is the promotion of the island as a logistics platform of excellence for scientific and technological research and for the use of the new technologies, particularly those in the field of Information Society - Internet Society (ISOC).
More details on our focus areas:
See also our iPhone/iPad apps page: