Alessandro D’Anca received the laurea degree in Computer Engineering from the University of Lecce in 2006. His research activities focus on high performance computing, distributed and grid computing, in particular on distributed data management, data analytics/mining and high performance database management.
From 2008 to 2011 he held a Junior Computer Systems Analyst position for ComputerVar S.r.l at the Euro-Mediterranean Center on Climate Change (CMCC), in Lecce. In 2011 he joined the Scientific Computing and Operations Division at CMCC, working in the Scientific Data Management research group.
Since 2015 he leads the Scientific Data Management research group in the Advanced Scientific Computing Division.