The European Commission’s DG CONNECT (‘Net Futures’ Directorate) is hosting an Info Day about current open 'calls' for research funding grants and calls under "Horizon 2020 ICT Leadership in Enabling and Industrial Technologies (LEIT)" and also for IoT cross-cutting actions.
Monday, 25 January, 2016 - 18:00
Thursday, 26 November, 2015 - 14:00
The SLAlom Technical Webinar is taking place on Thursday 26 November 2015 from 14:00 to 16:00 central European time.
SLAlom is working towards making the technical details of service level agreements in cloud contracts less difficult to understand. The SLAlom abstract metric definition adds flexibility to define metrics to add to a cloud service agreement.
Friday, 20 November, 2015 - 10:00
On Friday 20 November 2015, the UK Knowledge Transfer Network is hosting a workshop on Horizon 2020, the largest ever EU Research and Innovation funding programme with an available budget of €79bn. Co-hosted with the Horizon 2020 National Contact Point in ICT, the workshop focuses on H2020 calls in 2016:
- ICT-06-2016 – Cloud Computing
- ICT-10-2016 – Software Technologies
Tuesday, 17 November, 2015 - 09:00
Monday 16 November afternoon (02:00 - 06:00pm) to Tuesday 17/11 morning (09:00 - 12:30pm).
A Cloud Interoperability Plugfest project (or "Cloud Plugfests" for short) is a co-operative community series designed to promote interoperability efforts on cloud-based software, frameworks, and standards among vendors, products, projects and implementations.
Monday, 16 November, 2015 - 15:45
Over the lasrt few years, several efforts have focused on identifying, creating and deploying solutions that could facilitate the adoption of security solutions for cloud services. Solutions span frameworks, architectures, best practices, tools, awareness campaigns and training, aimed at enforcing accountability, managing service level agreements, facilitating procurement. On top of this, it is also important that cloud service customers have a clear understanding security and privacy risks. Making these common practices can also facilitate compliance and governance.