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Science and Technology Park of Sardinia, Edificio 1 Loc. Piscinamanna - 09010 Pula (CA)
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ICTs (Information and Communication Technologies).

A-Key is a well-established player in the traditional ICT market. The company also develops innovative IoT (Internet of Things) applications and solutions, relying on highly specialised staff. The innovation projects and training conducted in the research and innovation sector are carried out in close cooperation with Cagliari University and with some of the main research centres, such as Regional Agency Sardegna Ricerche, CRS4, CRIT and the ICT Pole in Turin.

Competencies and technologies
A-Key offers experience in a very broad range of proprietary and open-source technologies in the IT field. The solutions in the IoT sector make it possible to connect a number of objects, supporting new interaction systems with people, mobile devices, sensors, machines and applications.

A-Key has also been active for the past several years in the automotive sector, with the development and integration of embedded components. Its staff is able to operate on infotainment systems from low-level drivers to user interfaces, on all electronic devices linked to data transmission and entertainment inside vehicles (navigation systems, fuel efficiency control, management of multimedia devices, safety and connectivity solutions).

Products, services and applications
Safety@Work: this is a solution addressing the safety of workers exposed to risks at worksites. According to surveys done by Enel (Italy's largest power company), most workplace injuries are caused by failure to use correctly the required personal protection devices. S@W alerts directly the worker to the breach of a safety rule.

Check on Site: this product meets the need for real-time monitoring of the people actually present at a given worksite. Check on Site makes it possible to verify that the people present are actually those duly certified to perform the work and thus authorised to access the site.

In the automotive sector, A-Key develops software in the following functional domains:
- Infotainment Systems
- Telematics
- Powertrain (LPG, Petrol) & Hybrid (Electric)
- Body Control
- Human Interface Development.

The company also develops mobile internet banking applications for the financial sector; lastly, it supplies smart lighting solutions.

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