RADICAL: RApid Deployment and adoption of sustainable socially-aware and intelligent sensing services for emerging smart cities

Exploring and addressing the challenges of urban social ecosystems has gained focus, with various initiatives aiming at combining competitiveness and sustainable urban development. Several European cities have already deployed sophisticated ICT infrastructures as a means to offer added-value services to their citizens, in order to cope with societal challenges while…

EPIC: European Platform for Intelligent Cities

The EPIC platform will combine the industrial strength of IBM’s ‘Smart City’ vision and cloud computing infrastructure with the knowledge and expertise of leading European Living Labs’ such as Apollon partners IBBT Brussels, ISSY-Media and Manchester to ensure development of a European ‘innovation ecosystem’ that provides an extensive range of…

AAL: ACTIVE AND ASSISTED LIVING PROGRAMME

Chronic illnesses take a huge toll on the lives of European citizens, even though much is known about how to prevent chronic disease, and how to delay or avoid many related complications. Systematic and comprehensive health care can benefit both chronically ill patients and providers by enhancing their encounters, improving…

EGEE: Enabling grids For E-science

EGEE (Enabling Grids for E-Science in Europe) aims to integrate current national, regional and thematic computing and data Grids to create a European Grid-empowered infrastructure for the support of the European Research Area, exploiting unique expertise generated by previous EU projects (DataGrid, Crossgrid, DataTAG, etc) and national Grid initiatives (UK…

NextGRID: The Next Generation Grid

The goal of NextGRID is to develop architectural components that will lead to the emergence of the Next Generation Grid. This will prepare the way for the broader use of Grid technologies and their widespread adoption by organisations and individuals from the business and public domains. This widespread use will…

FIDIS: The Future of Identity in the Information Society

The European Information Society (EIS) requires technologies which address trust and security yet also preserve the privacy of individuals. As the EIS develops, the increasingly digital representation of personal characteristics changes our ways of identifying individuals, and supplementary digital identities, so-called virtual identities, embodying concepts such as pseudonymity and anonymity,…

iTACITUS: Intelligent tourism and cultural information through ubiquitous services

iTACITUS aims to provide a bespoke experience for the individual cultural traveller, based upon a dispersed repository of cultural (e.g. historical, scientific and archaeological) resources, enabling both location-based and context-based interface paired with location-independent services. The services provided will include audio-visual, mixed reality and VR organisational components, and will be…

IRMOS: Interactive Realtime Multimedia Applications on Service Oriented Infrastructures

The overriding objective of IRMOS is to enable ‘real-time’ interaction between people and applications over a Service Oriented Infrastructure… The primary objective of IRMOS is to enable ‘real-time’ interaction between people and applications by developing, integrating and validating an adequate Service Oriented Infrastructure (SOI) which today still remains insufficient and…

OPTIMIS: Optimized Infrastructure Services

With the challenges of service and infrastructure providers as the point of departure, OPTIMIS focuses on open, scalable and dependable service platforms and architectures that allow flexible and dynamic provision of advanced services.The OPTIMIS innovations can be summarized as a combination of technologies to create a dependable ecosystem of providers…

PONTE: Efficient Patient Recruitment for Innovative Clinical Trials of Existing Drugs to other Indications

PONTE is a European project standing for Efficient Patient Recruitment for Innovative Clinical Trials of Existing Drugs to other Indications. PONTE provides a platform following a Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) approach that offers intelligent automatic identification of individuals eligible to participate in clinical trials (concerning their safety and clinical trial…

HOLA CLOUD: Effective collaboration for European RD and Innovation in software, services and Cloud computing: Knowledge discovery and Roadmapping

HOLA CLOUD targets to establish effective mechanisms for efficient collaboration among the members of the software, services and Cloud computing community building on a decade of experiences acquired by people who are themselves core members of this community, and extends this collaboration to stakeholders who can turn the community knowledge…

SECOVIA: South East Europe jointly developed COmmon advanced VIrtual Accessibility solutions to support public services

SECOVIA project promotes jointly developed, advanced IT solutions that harvest the benefits of cloud computing to support access to shared public IT services, resources & infrastructures and tackle the digital divide among SEE territories. SECOVIA is a South East Europe (SEE) Transnational Cooperation Programme project and it started as scheduled…

SUPER

Title: Social sensors for secUrity Assessments and Proactive EmeRgencies management Acronym: SUPER URL: http://super-fp7.eu/ Abstract: SUPER is a joint effort of social media experts (including social network providers) and security experts (including security and civil protection agencies), towards introducing a holistic, integrated and privacy-friendly approach to the use of social…

LeanBigData

LeanBigData

Title: Ultra-Scalable and Ultra-Efficient Integrated and Visual Big Data Analytics Acronym: LeanBigData URL: http://leanbigdata.eu Abstract: LeanBigData targets at building an ultra-scalable and ultra-efficient integrated big data platform addressing important open issues in big data analytics. Current big data infrastructure scale to large amounts of data and system sizes, however, in…

HPC-Europa2

HPC-Europa2

Title: Pan-European Research infrastructure on High Performance Computing for 21st century Science Acronym: HPC-Europa2 URL: http://www.hpc-europa.org Abstract: HPC-Europa2’s Transnational Access programme offered European-based computational scientists the opportunity to travel to another country to work in collaboration with researchers in a similar field, while having access to some of the most…

HPC-Europa

HPC-Europa

Title: Pan-European Research Infrastructure on High Performance Computing Acronym: HPC-Europa URL: http://www.hpc-europa.org Abstract: HPC-EUROPA was an Integrated Infrastructure Initiative operated by six leading HPC centres and five centres of excellence working on research on HPC tools and methods. The fundamental aim of the project was to provide advanced computational services…

SLALOM

SLALOM

Title: Service Level Agreement – Legal and Open Model Acronym: SLALOM URL: http://slalom-project.eu/ Abstract: SLALOM was a support action tackling the complexity of cloud computing SLAs and contracts through standardisation of the SLA and contract terms and a reference model for SLA management. In doing so it supported the adoption…

HOLA CLOUD

HOLA CLOUD

Title: Effective collaboration for European RD and Innovation in software, services and Cloud computing: Knowledge discovery and Roadmapping Acronym: HOLA CLOUD URL: http://www.holacloud.eu/ Abstract: HOLA CLOUD targeted to establish effective mechanisms for efficient collaboration among the members of the software, services and Cloud computing community building on a decade of…

HarmonicSS

HarmonicSS

Title: HARMONIzation and integrative analysis of regional, national and international Cohorts on primary Sjögren’s Syndrome (pSS) towards improved stratification, treatment and health policy making Acronym: HarmonicSS URL: http://harmonicss.eu/ Abstract: HarmonicSS vision is to create an International Network and Alliance of partners and cohorts, entrusted with the mission of addressing the…

ACTIVAGE

ACTIVAGE

Title: ACTivating InnoVative IoT smart living environments for AGEing well Acronym: ACTIVAGE Abstract: ACTIVAGE is a European Multi Centric Large Scale Pilot on Smart Living Environments. The main objective is to build the first European IoT ecosystem across 9 Deployment Sites (DS) in seven European countries, reusing and scaling up…

PONTE

PONTE

Title: Efficient Patient Recruitment for Innovative Clinical Trials of Existing Drugs to Other Indications Acronym: PONTE URL: http://ponte-project.eu/ Abstract: PONTE aimed at providing a platform following a SOA-based and Semantic approach that would offer automatic intelligent selection of patients eligible to participate within well-specified clinical trials for drug repositioning. It…

BEinGRID

BEinGRID

Title: Business Experiments in Grid Acronym: BEinGRID URL: http://www.beingrid.eu/ Abstract: BEinGRID focused around two complementary activities. Firstly, the project undertook a series of targeted business experiment pilots designed to implement and deploy Grid solutions in a broad spectrum of European business sectors. Eighteen business experiments were planned in the initial…

FIDIS

FIDIS

Title: Future of Identity in the Information Society Acronym: FIDIS URL: http://www.fidis.net/ Abstract: This project introduced an approach to the general term of identity from different sectors, including technology, economy, law and sociology. Technologies such as RFIDs, biometric systems as well as various trust, confidentiality, privacy and security mechanisms were…

POLYMNIA

POLYMNIA

Title: Personalised Leisure and Entertainment over Cross Media Intelligent Platforms Acronym: POLYMNIA URL: http://polymnia.pc.unicatt.it/index.html Abstract: POLYMNIA aimed at developing an intelligent cross-media platform for personalised leisure and entertainment in thematic parks or venues. The developed system allowed the visitor to be the real protagonist in the venue. POLYMNIA catered for…

OpenScienceLink

OpenScienceLink

Title: Open Semantically-enabled, Social-aware Access to Scientific Data Acronym: OpenScienceLink URL: http://opensciencelink.org/ Abstract: OpenScienceLink introduced and piloted a holistic approach to the publication, sharing, linking, review and evaluation of research results, based on the open access to scientific information. OpenScienceLink piloted a range of novel services that could alleviate the…

SECOVIA

SECOVIA

Title: South East Europe jointly developed common advanced virtual accessibility solutions to support public services Acronym: SECOVIA URL: http://www.secovia.eu/ Abstract: SECOVIA promoted jointly developed, advanced virtual accessibility solutions that address the geographic and socio-economic specificities of South East Europe by harvesting the benefits of cloud computing to support access to…

DITAS

Title: Data-Intensive applications improvement by moving daTA and computation in mixed cloud/fog environmentS Acronym: DITAS (H2020-ICT-06-2016 (a) – Cloud Computing- Jan 2017-Dec2019) URL: http://www.ditas-project.eu/ Abstract: Current applications are eager to acquire and consume more and more amounts of data coming from distributed heterogeneous devices and sources, specially for IoT and…

CoherentPaaS

Title: A Coherent and Rich PaaS with a Common Programming Model Acronym: CoherentPaaS (Grant agreement no: 611068 – Oct 2013-Sept2016) URL: http://coherentpaas.eu/ Abstract: In the cloud computing landscape it has, by today, been established that there is “no one size fits all”. This has resulted in a blooming of domain…

BigClouT

BigClouT

Title: Big data meeting Cloud and IoT for empowering the citizen clout in smart cities URL: http://bigclout.eu/ Abstract: BigClouT project will in particular make use of today’s three key technologic enablers, Internet of Things (IoT), cloud computing and big data, for the objective of increasing the efficiency in using urban…

RADICAL

RADICAL

Title: Rapid Deployment for Intelligent Cities and Living URL: http://www.radical-project.eu Abstract: RADICAL will ease the fast creation of interoperable and socially‐aware services, by leveraging Internet of Things and Social Networking technologies, emerging from the results of four R&D EU‐funded projects: SmartSantander, BonFIRE, SocIoS, and +Spaces. A number of services will…

Akogrimo

Akogrimo

Title: Access to knowledge through the Grid in a mobile world Abstract: The vision of Akogrimo was a world in which: •Grid services, pervasively available, eventually meet the ‘everywhere at any time in any context’ paradigm; •Grid services (comprising personalised knowledge and semantics) allow for fixed, nomadic and mobile citizens…

GRIA

GRIA

Title: Grid resources for Industrial Applications Abstract: The aim of the GRIA project has been to increase the usability of grids for businesses and industrial users. GRIA devised business models and processes that make it feasible and cost-effective to offer and use computational services, securely, in an open grid marketplace.…

Other Projects

HPC-EUROPA: Pan-European Research Infrastucture on High Performance Computing (http://www.hpc-europa.org/?q=node/3) GRIA: Grid Resources for Industrial Applications (http://www.gria.org/) GridLab: A Grid Application Toolkit and Testbed (http://www.gridlab.org/) MARIDES: Maritime Decision Support Systems The project targets to the integration of state-of-the-art technologies with operation business models followed by shipping companies and the development of…