The resources allocated by Mise to the digital transformation of the country’s production fabric are €609 million, which is also one of the priorities indicated in the PNRR. It is what the decree implementing the
This is an important intervention envisaged in the Italian Strategy for ultra-wideband, which, after incentives in favour of families and schools, aims at reaching companies in this new phase. A platform that, depending on the type and amount of the voucher that will be requested, can vary from a minimum of 850,000 to a maximum of 1,400,000 beneficiary enterprises.
In fact, for vouchers to companies, a total of 609 million euros have been allocated: in addition to the approximately 516 million euros already foreseen for this second phase, some 93 million euros have not been used for the voucher plan dedicated to families with ISEE less
Companies can request only one voucher that can be of different amount, from a minimum of 300 euros to a maximum of 2,000 euros, and of different duration of the contract, from a minimum of 18 months to a maximum of 36 months, to ensure an increase in the speed of
Alongside the Mise’s provision of vouchers, communication initiatives will be implemented to accompany companies in the knowledge of the measure and technological tools made available to facilitate the dissemination of the high-speed connection and the digitization of the production system throughout the
The Business Plan, approved by the European Commission on 15 December 2021, will last until the resources allocated are exhausted, however no later than 24 months after the start of the intervention by Infratel.
Digital Transformation, the comment of the Mise
Minister Giorgetti said: “We put important resources in the field to support the digitalization of enterprises in order to reduce the digital divide of the production system throughout the national territory. We need to speed up investment in the country’s ultra-wide band and seize the opportunity of resources allocated in Pnr. The Business voucher plan is a measure that we will support by accompanying the activation also with communication initiatives aimed at letting all possible beneficiaries know the new measure. It is not acceptable, as happened in the previous phase dedicated to households, that resources allocated are not used entirely for lack of operational information adequate to make the importance of the instrument understood.