The Azores has an excellent network of transmission of communications with submarine cable connections to the USA, Mainland Portugal, and other islands, fully supported by fiber optics technology. This network offers high speed based on Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH) technology, in addition to high bandwidth availability, secure access to 3G/4G, private VPN solutions and 24/7 monitoring, offering excellent conditions for business support services and the digital economy sector.


The existence of science and technology parks at São Miguel and Terceira islands, respectively NONAGON and TERINOV, cornerstone organizations fostering technological innovation as well as the capacitation of human resources in the field of information and communication systems, proves the importance of this sector to the region.


Click here to learn more about NONAGON.

Click here to learn more about TERINOV.


Terceira Tech Island


The TERCEIRA TECH ISLAND project is an initiative of the Regional Government of the Azores that aims to transform Terceira Island into a technology hub, by offering free office space and accommodation for senior talent and highly trained professionals.


Click here to learn more about TTI.