Holds a degree in Physics from University of Roma “La Sapienza” and PhD in Physics from University of Padova. Has multi-year experience in every aspect of computing farm management, from procurement to setup and user support.
Since 2005, he is involved in distributed computing, initially in the Grid environment (as a site administrator and for application porting), currently in the cloud environment. Took part in several European Projects from FP6 onwards, has acted as Project Manager for FP7-DECIDE project (ID: 261593) and currently is Project Manager of EOSC-Pillar (ID: 857650).
Works at GARR since 2010, and is part of the Distributed Computing and Storage (CSD) Department.