A leading innovation company in the ICT and engineering market and a research oriented SME, SOFTECO ( is a supplier of innovative solutions, products, and services including: e-Business and e-Work/mobile-Work solutions in different industrial sectors and service markets; mission-critical ICT solutions for industrial, public, and private organisations in various areas, IT infrastructures, software applications and services for the industry and public administrations. SOFTECO has currently a staff of about 230, including system, project and research engineers, software analysts and developers, service engineers.  SOFTECO have a solid background in the design and development of advanced sw infrastructures (distributed platforms, Service Oriented Architectures) for the provision of domain-oriented applications and services. SOFTECO has a long and successful track record in RTD projects under several EU initiatives in the ICT innovation sector, starting from FP3 and European JRCs’ initiatives up to the running FP7, with participation to over 50 projects in the last fifteen years.