The main aim of Project AQUILONE is launching a service of distance and e-learning that would facilitate the training of students enrolled at the African University.

It involves the collaboration of the University of Genoa (Italy), with electronic and telecommunication and surgery departments.


  • Knowledge transfer;
  • Sustainability;
  • Ease of use;
  • Ease of maintenance;
  • Local availability of technology and updates.

The project is based on a Software/Hardware platform composed by:

– Computer with internet access;

– Two identical platforms Hw/Sw to transmit information and knowledge through the internet;

– NAS with the educational material;

– UPS to provide emergency power to a load when the input power source fails;

– Use and maintenance manual.