About me

I am  full Professor at the University of Oulu - M3S Group (Finland) and an Associate Professor at the Tampere University (Finland), where I head the M3S Cloud research group.


My research is mainly focused on Cloud and Edge Software Architecture. In particular, my research group is working on

- Migration to cloud-native technologies

- Good practices, patterns, and anti-patterns for cloud-native technologies, including edge computing, serverless, and microservices.

- Architectural Degradation and Architectural Technical Debt - Quality of Open Source Software, prediction of Open Source Adoption Risk, Open Source Abandonment prediction

I am member of the International Software Engineering Network (ISERN) from 2018.

Formerly, I worked at the Free University of Bolzano, Technical University of Kaiserslautern, Germany, Fraunhofer IESE - Kaiserslautern, Germany, and Università degli Studi dell’Insubria, Italy.

In 2011 he was one of the co-founders of Opensoftengineering s.r.l., a spin-off company of the Università degli Studi dell’Insubria.