Research & Development: Thinking to advance the future



IFM engages a significant amount of company’s resource to pursue R&D goals, oriented to explore innovative fields liable to have business fallout  aligned with strategic company’s guidelines.
IFM has always believed in the collaboration with academic and research environment, as the best way to create valuable sysnergies and to reach high quality targets on both scientific and business sides. Within these partnerships, IFM plays a key role in terms of knowledge of application’s domains and of driving scientific and technical results to market requirements.
Currently, IFM’s effort about applied research is being oriented to IoT technology (Internet of Things), which is showing attracting perspectives of market growth. The research activity goal is to supply hints and technologies to implement innovative products IoT based to be included in the IFM’s offering along with related advanced services.
Another significant field of applied research is represented by the development of mobile applications by advanced frameworks; important testings are in progress using a development environment oriented to multiplatform app implementation  (for IOS, Android, Windows Phone).

Following this approach, IFM has taken part with a relevant role to many R&D projects with valuable scientific contents. Among other, we mention the following ones:


SDCM: Advanced Document and content management tools and services for Public Administration
Intelligent and Adaptive Environments supporting e-government and e-democracy within local public administration
KMS-Plus: A Knowledge Management System for Enterprises and Organizations
GAS - Geo Analytical System: a GIS/SIT system providing features for economic and demographic events analysis on geographic areas of competence
HKMS - Health Knowledge Mining Suite: Business Intelligence and Knowledge Discovery vertical platforms development to supply services to Public Administration Bodies and Enterprises
HSEPGEST - Management of Health, Safety and Environmental Protection in enterprise processes: integrated system for improvement of management and organizational processes
BA2KNOW - Business Analytics to Know: analysis of innovation processes and models for services by using Future Internet, Internet of Things and Services with special care to topics of Data Acquisition and Management, Information Discovery, Knowledge Management e Business Analytics, with innovative applications in various areas
CYBER SECURITY - Secure Dematerialization: it proposes a structured approach for information protection, based on innovative technologies and processes. This model is applied to the whole information cycle, from document creation’s phase to operational management (storage, use, copy, sharing, transformation)

 

 

SDCM - Advanced Document and content management tools and services for Public Administration

State : ENDED 
Law: 297/99
Action: DM 593/14
Decreto: N. 299 del 28/2/2002

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Intelligent and Adaptive Environments supporting e-government and e-democracy within local public administration

Funding line: PON 2000/2006 - Ricerca, sviluppo tecnologico ed alta formazione
State : ENDED
Fund : Fondo Agevolazione Ricerca
Law: 297/99 - Action: DM 593/5
Decreto Direttoriale N. 2266 del 29/12/2003


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KMS-Plus - A Knowledge Management System for Enterprises and Organizations

State : ENDED
Funding line : PON Ricerca2000/2006
Decreto Direttoriale N. 987 dell'11/10/2006

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GAS - A GIS system for analysis of economic and demographic phenomena on the territory

State : ENDED
Funding line: POR Calabria 2007-2013 Bando PIA (Pacchetti Integrati di Agevolazione) - L.R. 9/2007
Decreti attuativi PIA : D.G. 220 del 19/3/2008 - Iniziativa: DM 593/5
Decreto di concessione N. 17205 del 28/9/2009

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HKMS - Business Intelligence and Knowledge Discovery vertical platforms development

State : ENDED
Funding line: Contratti di investimento Industria, Artigianato e Servizi
Legge: DGR n. 220 del 19/3/2008

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HSEPGEST - Management of Health, Safety and Environmental Protection in enterprise processes

State : ENDED
Funding line: PON Ricerca e Competitività / PAC 2007-2013
Project Code: PON01_02588
Decreto Direttoriale di ammissione: N. 677 del 15/10/2012 (MIUR)

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BA2KNOW - Business Analytics to Know: analysis of innovation processes and models for services by using Future Internet, Internet of Things and Services

State : IN PROGRESS
Funding line: PON Ricerca e Competitività 2007-2013
Asse I (Sostegno ai mutamenti strutturali): Obiettivo operativo Reti per il rafforzamento del potenziale scientifico-tecnologico delle Regioni della Convergenza

Asse II (Sostegno all'innovazione): Obiettivo operativo Azioni integrate per lo sviluppo sostenibile e la diffusione della Società dell'Informazione
Decreto Direttoriale del MIUR n. 1542 del 30/4/2014


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CYBER SECURITY - Secure Dematerialization

State : IN PROGRESS
Funding line: PON Ricerca e Competitività 2007-2013

Accordi di programma tra MIUR e Regioni su "Distretti ad alta tecnologia, laboratori, ecc" del 7 agosto 2012
Decreto Direttoriale del MIUR N. 2206 del 27/6/2014


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