Microsoft Cloud Computing Research Centre Launch - Brussels, Belgium

Thursday, 10 April, 2014 - 15:30


The Microsoft Cloud Computing Research Centre (MCCRC) is a virtual research centre in which technology lawyers and computer scientists will work collaboratively on cutting-edge research challenges in cloud computing. MCCRC will demonstrate thought leadership in complex and difficult areas of vital importance to governments, businesses, and communities around the globe, where technology and regulation intersect.

The 3rd Annual European Cloud Computing Conference

Wednesday, 9 April, 2014 - 09:00

The 3rd Annual European Cloud Computing Conference
9th April 2014
Square - Brussels Meeting Centre

Now in its third year, The European Cloud Computing conference is established as the leading forum for debate on issues related to Cloud Computing. The conference, which will bring together over 250 policy-makers and key stakeholders from industry, government, academia and the press, will this year focus on the development of a Single Cloud Computing Market.

Internet of Things in the Cloud: Theory and Practice - IoT in the Cloud 2014

Thursday, 3 April, 2014 - 10:00
The IoT in the Cloud workshop 2014: Internet of Things in the Cloud: Theory and Practice which will be held in conjunction with the CLOSER 2014 event (the 4th International Conference on Cloud Computing and Services Science), in Barcelona, Spain from 3-5 April. The IoT in the Cloud workshop 2014 is dedicated to exploring the issues and challenges in how to exploit at best the advantages from the Cloud Computing and Internet of Things paradigms.

Future Internet Assembly 2014, 17-20 March, Athens

Monday, 17 March, 2014 - 09:30

A Pre-FIA workshop on data services to cloud services: concepts, applications and visions co-hosted by Broker@Cloud, GloNet, Cloud4SOA, PaaSage, PaaSPort and supported by CloudWATCH. CloudWATCH is also showing cloud federation based on open standards at the FIA2014 Exhibition.

Cloud Security: Governance, Risk and Compliance - CloudWATCH Workshop @ Cloudscape VI

Tuesday, 25 February, 2014 - 15:00

This workshop provided a general introduction on the 3 levels of the CSA GRC stack (Governance, Risk Management and Compliance) (1 - self-audit, 2 - third party certification and 3 - constant monitoring).
The workshop gave a general introduction to the benefits and risks of cloud computing. This was followed by detailed information regarding certification of cloud services and finallly topics of interest for research, notably constant cloud monitoring.

Cloudscape VI

Monday, 24 February, 2014 - 10:30

Cloudscape VI - Cloud for a smart economy and smart society Brussels, Belgium 24-25 February 2013

Certification, Internationalisation and standarisation in Cloud Security - CIRRUS Workshop

Tuesday, 11 February, 2014 - 10:00

The workshop aims to present a comprehensive overview on regulatory and standardisation activities related to cloud computing, including representative samples of ICT technical specifications developed by fora and consortia as well as recommendations for best practice and technical specifications on monitoring and certifications of cloud computing services.