Research & Development
Italtel’s history is closely connected to the telecommunications innovation. Among the first companies in the world to develop VoIP (Voice over IP), today it is positioned on the most advanced communication segments.
Italtel R&D has focused on the development of innovative products and solutions for the convergence of voice, data and video over broadband networks with guaranteed quality of service.
Half about of its employees Is dedicated to networks engineering and consultancy services, managed services and solutions such as VoIP, Unified Communication & Collaboration, HD video communication, interconnection, Next Generation Data Center and solutions for Mobile Broadband.
Italtel adopts the SCRUM methodology for the development of its products. In an ever more dynamic world where innovation proceed faster and faster, it is essential to establish a solid collaboration with the customer to allow a more rapid and efficient development of the product required.
In this context, speed of change becomes a very important parameter, and the Agile approach allows to respond in a fast and flexibile way to changing customer requests. In this situation, the adoption of SCRUM appears to be the most convenient choice. This approach reduces the overall level of risk, in that it requires to focus on small objects completely testable and demonstrable, with a very short time to market, even of a few weeks.
Italtel test plants cover an area of over 3,000 square meters in a multi-vendor frame. The company has a NOC (Network Operation Center) and SOC (Security Operation Center) that operate 24/7/365. The site of Settimo Milanese hosts a Demo Center with Telepresence rooms and an area dedicated to presenting the new communication services. In the site of Palermo is located an Energy Service Center (ESC) to provide advanced services of monitoring, benchmarking and energy efficiency in SaaS and Managed to public or private companies, institutions or Utilities.