A Modular Open-Source Architecture for ICT Services in the Public Administration

  • Marco Di Natale
  • Tommaso Cucinotta
  • Shiva Kolachalam
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2739)


This paper presents the efforts undertaken by the Scuola Sant’ Anna in developing an open framework for document and workflow management within Public Administrations (PA). Goals of the project are engaging emerging and innovative technologies, interoperability standards and open architectures in the context of PA information systems, and providing a set of software components adhering to national laws. These tools constitute a basic lattice for providing advanced ICT services to the citizens and enterprises, and among PA themselves, making a step towards realization of e-Government principles. Further goals of the project are driving an experimentation of innovative open-source solutions within real case studies.


Document Management Public Administration Document Management System Interoperability Standard Open Source Component 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Marco Di Natale
    • 1
  • Tommaso Cucinotta
    • 1
  • Shiva Kolachalam
    • 1
  1. 1.Scuola Superiore S. AnnaPisaItaly

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