CloudOpting second newsletter has been published!

CloudOpting is a three-year pilot action partially funded by the European Union ICT Policy Support Programme (ICT PSP) under the Competitiveness and Innovation Framework Programme (CIP), which runs from March 2014 through March 2017. The project is aimed at the development of a novel approach to bring public services to the cloud. The primary objective of CloudOpting to deliver a set of tools that will allow local authorities and public administrations to share their services with citizens and third-parties, and migrate existing IT systems on the cloud.

Huawei debuts new CloudMall data center solution, signs MOU with Baidu

Huawei’s CloudMall data center solution made its debut at the Mobile World Congress 2015 in Spain this week. The company also signed a memorandum of understanding with Baidu to jointly develop indoor mobile Internet. With the joint development of technical innovation, product development, and marketing promotion, Huawei and Baidu plan to accelerate the development of mobile internet applications based on indoor scenarios.

Cloud for Europe: tender deadline further extended to 16/3 10:30 CET

In order to give all potential tenderers proper time to take into account the answers to the requests for clarifications, the originally foreseen date and time limit for the receipt of offers is extended to Monday, 16th of March at 10:30 CET. Annex I, Tender Regulation v.1.1 of 21.02.2015 is amended accordingly.
A notice for additional information and corrigendum of the Tender documentation is going to be officially published on TED.
See more at: http://www.agid.gov.it/cloudforeurope

Cloud for Europe: tender clarifications published

Cloud for Europe has now published the responses to queries and clarifications received on the Cloud for Europe PCP tender. You can download the relevant files at http://www.agid.gov.it/cloudforeurope.
Also, stakeholders and anyone interested are kindly reminded that the extended deadline for the receipt of tenders is on Thursday, 12 March 2015 at 15:30 CET.