System & infrastructure

Members of the system team look after Idiap's infrastructures and equipment.

The main mission of the System and Infrastructure group is to provide an optimal and efficient work environment for Idiap collaborators. The tasks can be split into three main activities:

Centralized IT services for the institute

These services include the installation and maintenance of the core IT infrastructures (network, storage, servers, workstations), as well as the installation and maintenance of the shared services (scientific computing, identity management, collaboration tools...).

Support for collaborators

Helpdesk, data acquisition and distribution, web presence, central purchasing office...


Building, offices, laboratory equipments, ...

Current group members

(Head of System and Infrastructure)
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AYMON, Samuel
(System Engineer)
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CRETTOL, Bastien
(Data Manager)

PLUMEL, Louis-Marie
(Senior System Administrator)

TOMAS, Laurent
(Senior System Administrator)
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(System Administrator)
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SPANO, Vincent
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LIMANI, Nazifa
(Cleaning and Caretaker Assistant)

SHALA, Nazmije
(Cleaning and Caretaker Assistant)

OGGIER, Mattéo
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Former group members

  • CARRON, Tristan
  • COLLADO, Thierry
  • CRETTOL, Norbert
  • DEFAGO, Laurent
  • DUFOUR, Cédric
  • GAUDILLERE, Thomas
  • MARIÉTHOZ, Johnny
  • WANG, Haiyan