The new vision and evolution towards new service platforms supporting the Digital Transformation

Engineering's new digital services platform offers innovative solutions such as cloud, robotic process automation, next generation service desk with chatbots and digital agents, IoT solutions, biometric recognition, "as a service" solutions for proprietary, customers and partners vertical applications, sustaining the innovation that revolutionizes business processes and supports new digital business models.

The company is already a reference point for outsourcing and IT services, thanks to the union between state-of-the-art technological standards and thorough knowledge of business processes and offers customers the guarantee of the "Mode1" IT management, supporting in parallel the “Mode2" IT evolution, with a non-intrusive methodology and alongside vision-to-performance.

Engineering D.HUB has more than 850 professionals and operates through an integrated network of 4 Data Centers located in Pont-Saint-Martin, Turin, Milan and Vicenza, with a service system and infrastructure that guarantee the best technological, qualitative standards and security for more than 330 customers both nationally and internationally.

High added value Information Technology services, outsourcing services and innovative services according to the Cloud Computing model are established on the data center integrated network, while the overall perimeter of services offered to a pool of more than 330 clients includes management of over 21,000 server, desktop management services for over 230,000 workstations, a network of 18,000 network apparatus, disk space of more than 10 million Giga-Bytes, more than 400 SAP requests, two million tickets per year (service requests coming from users) and more than 1,200 Wide Area Network lines.

More specifically, the Pont-Saint-Martin data center uses a latest generation geothermic system that exploits the water at 13 degrees in the underlying waterbed for the cooling system. A system that allows savings of 20% of electricity and an increase in the refrigerating capacity. The project has allowed Power Usage Effectiveness of less than 1.5 to be achieved, which is a valid international standard for measurement of energy efficiency.

Francesco Bonfiglio, CEO of Engineering D.HUB

Press release of April 19, 2017


Francesco Bonfiglio is the new CEO of SpA (Note: currently Engineering D.HUB SpA), the company responsible for the 4 data centers of the Engineering Group which guarantees the operativeness of more than 330 clients distributed across Italy and worldwide.


Bonfiglio arrives in Engineering with the aim of enriching the portfolio of services that offers to support clients in digital transformation and improving its market visibility.


“Today, clients are fully aware of the potential that the cloud can enable but also that this is a means and not the end,” said Bonfiglio. “Companies which, like Engineering, decided decades ago not to divest but rather to develop their own data centers, are today the only ones able to combine strategy with the elements of concreteness and speeds of implementation needed for the digital transformation required by all clients.”


With over 30 years of experience, Bonfiglio has led service, application and infrastructure organizations in strategic roles of transformation and focusing through digital innovation and the cloud. Vice President for Avanade, Managing Director of the Accenture group, Chief Technology Officer for HP EMEA, Software Factory Director for Unisys and Technical Director for Rational Software are just some of the executive positions held in his professional career. He has also worked in many different industrial and market contexts: from Military to Manufacturing, Publishing, Fashion, Oil & Gas.


The strategic priorities of the newly-installed CEO include the transformation of into the Digital Services Platform of Engineering.
Many initiatives have already been implemented, leveraging existing assets and skills, expanding the portfolio with innovative Flexible Capacity, Hybrid Cloud, Edge Computing, Digital End User Services and Digital Back-Office solutions.