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Andrea Castano

NETWORK OPERATIONS MANAGER

Andrea Castano joined SUPERNAP Italia as a Network Operations Manager in February 2016.

Andrea has a remarkable experience in the TLC sector gained working for several ISPs as a network engineer dealing with both extensive equipment testing and live network operations. Andrea started his telecommunications career in 2001 with Vodafone Italia, one of the most important telecommunications companies in Europe, as a consultant network testing engineer. He developed the skills necessary to work with customers, vendors and global facing projects.

In 2006 Andrea joined Tele2 Italia, a major European telecommunications operator, as a network engineer where he had the opportunity to work on the Operations team dealing with network planning, operation and maintenance. Working in a dynamic structure in a 24 x 7 high-availability environment, Andrea advanced to the role of senior network engineer.

In 2008, he returned to Vodafone Italia covering first the position of senior network testing engineer, then project manager of mobile and IP based solutions.

In 2013 Andrea joined Retelit, an Italian ISP that offers data services and colocation as a senior network engineer where he managed the national IP infrastructure’s critical services including planning, operating and maintaining the backbone and the access network.

Andrea brings to SUPERNAP Italia strong data center skills in:

  • Network design and planning
  • Critical network operations
  • Vendor management
  • Pre- and post-sales support
  • Customer management and support
  • Customer service delivery