State-of-the-Art Future Internet Technology in Italy 2024–2025

A special issue of Future Internet (ISSN 1999-5903).

Deadline for manuscript submissions: 31 December 2025 | Viewed by 129

Special Issue Editors

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1. Department of Engineering for Innovation, University of Salento, 73100 Lecce, Italy
2. Euro-Mediterranean Centre on Climate Change, Foundation, Lecce, Italy
Interests: parallel; distributed; grid/cloud/P2P computing; data mining; machine learning; deep learning; security and cryptography
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Special Issue Information

Dear Colleagues,

This Special Issue aims to provide a comprehensive overview of the current state of the art in Future Internet Technology in Italy. We welcome the submission of research articles that will consolidate our understanding in this area. This Special Issue will publish full research papers and reviews. Potential topics include, but are not limited to, the following research areas:

  • Advanced communications network infrastructures;
  • Internet of Things;
  • Centralized and distributed data centers;
  • Industrial Internet;
  • Embedded computing;
  • Software-defined network functions and network virtualization;
  • Cloud-let and fog-computing;
  • Cyber-physical systems;
  • Smart energy systems;
  • Smart health-care systems;
  • Smart manufacturing lines;
  • Smart city;
  • Human-computer interaction and usability;
  • Smart learning systems;
  • Artificial and augmented intelligence;
  • Cyber-security compliance.

Prof. Dr. Massimo Cafaro
Dr. Italo Epicoco
Dr. Marco Pulimeno
Guest Editors

Manuscript Submission Information

Manuscripts should be submitted online at by registering and logging in to this website. Once you are registered, click here to go to the submission form. Manuscripts can be submitted until the deadline. All submissions that pass pre-check are peer-reviewed. Accepted papers will be published continuously in the journal (as soon as accepted) and will be listed together on the special issue website. Research articles, review articles as well as short communications are invited. For planned papers, a title and short abstract (about 100 words) can be sent to the Editorial Office for announcement on this website.

Submitted manuscripts should not have been published previously, nor be under consideration for publication elsewhere (except conference proceedings papers). All manuscripts are thoroughly refereed through a single-blind peer-review process. A guide for authors and other relevant information for submission of manuscripts is available on the Instructions for Authors page. Future Internet is an international peer-reviewed open access monthly journal published by MDPI.

Please visit the Instructions for Authors page before submitting a manuscript. The Article Processing Charge (APC) for publication in this open access journal is 1600 CHF (Swiss Francs). Submitted papers should be well formatted and use good English. Authors may use MDPI's English editing service prior to publication or during author revisions.


  • artificial and augmented intelligence
  • software-defined network functions and network virtualization
  • cybersecurity

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