Thursday August 13, 2020

European Commission presents new "cloud" initiative

It aims to ensure science, business and the public sector benefit from the big data revolution

19th April, 2016

By creating a new European Open Science Cloud, it will offer Europe's 1.7 million researchers and 70 million science and technology professionals a virtual environment where they can use data across disciplines and borders. It will be underpinned by the European Data Infrastructure which will deploy high-bandwidth networks, large scale storage facilities and super-computer capacity necessary to access and process the large datasets stored in the cloud.

The initiative is part of a package of measures to...

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