Profile: Telecom Italia SpA (TI.N)
2 Dec 2016
Telecom Italia S.p.A. (Telecom Italia), incorporated on March 22, 1905, operates fixed voice and data infrastructure in Italy, and provides mobile network platforms. The Company focuses on various areas of digital services, including Enriched Communication, Trusted Digital Life, Business Life, Indoor Life, Mobile Open Life and Digital Entertainment. The Company's segments include Consumer, Business, National Wholesale and Other. The Company is engaged in developing various projects in areas, including Smart Green, Social Reading, Solutions for good schooling, Digital tourism 2.0, Smart Home, FriendTV and Big Data. Smart Green is the assessment of projects connected with the environment and potential partnerships with the local government offices for the monitoring of air in public offices and urban areas, using networks of sensors connected to the Company's Cloud.
The Company is involved, either alone or in partnership with external partners, in devising and developing healthcare services at national, regional and local level. Its e-health services allow doctors, nurses and patients to carry out activities remotely. The electronic healthcare service applications available or being developed by the Company include products and services for general practice, aimed at enabling primary care models and medical services, such as screening campaigns managed by general practitioners; legal archiving of digital diagnostic images on the network; management of both healthcare, administrative and logistical processes, and a patient's healthcare information throughout the period of hospitalization; the management and coordination of operational facilities dedicated to emergencies and continuity of assistance, and healthcare monitoring. The electronic healthcare service applications available or being developed by the Company also include Nuvola IT Home Doctor, Fisio@Home, Cassiel 2.0, Tele-monitoring of Parkinson's disease, WebSensor and PAPI. Nuvola IT Home Doctor allows patients suffering from illnesses, or in post-hospital care, to monitor their physiological parameters directly from their homes or in equipped facilities.
The Fisio@Home is an experimental motor telerehabilitation service, which allows medical personnel to remotely monitor the conditions of patients with orthopedic or neuromotor problems. Cassiel 2.0 service provides remote assistance to elderly people, monitoring them and receiving alarm signals in cases of emergency. WebSensor is a prototype for remote monitoring of progress in Parkinson's disease developed with the support of neurologists. Telecom Italia is involved in research regarding cyber security and the security of information and networks. The Company is engaged in the design of a platform based on open source technologies for the collection and management of security big data. It is involved in the study and testing of approaches for safety analysis and risk management on Long Term Evolution (LTE) networks and telco cloud platforms.
The Company competes with Wind-Infostrada, Fastweb, Vodafone, BT Italia, Tiscali, H3G, PosteMobile, CK Hutchinson and VimpelCom.
Telecom Italia SpA
Corso d'Italia 41