Take the Cloud Service Level Agreement Survey

Tuesday, 22 March, 2016 - 11:00
SPECS is a European project that has developed an open source framework for security-as-a-service in cloud-based IT environments. The SPECS framework relies on security parameters specified in Service Level Agreements (SLAs) and also provdes the techniques to systematically manage their life cycle. 

Mapping the cloud landscape at Cloudscape 2016

Monday, 14 March, 2016 - 17:15
If one thing is clear, then it is the widespread adoption of Cloud Computing in all its aspects and variants. However, with a thousand flowers are blooming it becomes increasingly difficult to find the flowers matching your individual needs.

SLALom: DOs and DON’Ts of SLA research

Thursday, 18 February, 2016 - 15:15
With proposal writing for the next H2020 well underway, the SLALOM project has created a short list based on their experience working closely with cloud providers, adopters, policymakers and standardisation initiatives such as ISO, with whom it has official liaison status.

Privacy worries hamper take-up of cloud storage across Europe

Tuesday, 16 February, 2016 - 14:45
Cloud storage generally refers to remotely hosted, shared and managed storage, normally sold on a subscription basis with usage-based pricing. There are many advantages of cloud storage, such as rejuvenating your organisation, offloading all that troublesome and expensive on-premise hardware, and helping you prepare your staff and applications for Generation Mobile.
But is the adoption of cloud storage a one-size-fits-all across geographic boundaries?

CloudScale new open source tools improve scalability of applications

Saturday, 9 January, 2016 - 18:00
CloudScale software engineering advances the scalability of applications to ensure return on investments in European research and innovation projects. 
This new CloudScale video shows in just 1:30 minutes the difference the new tools can make in tackling scalability issues. 
Are you worried about your application not being able to tackle increasing demand?

@CnectCloud projects publish Position Papers for Cloudscape Brazil 2015

Tuesday, 1 December, 2015 - 12:45

Brazil and Europe have a long-standing, international relationship, including joint investments in IT through coordinated calls. Cloudscape Brazil 2015, 1-2 December 2015, celebrates some of the success stories to date, sharing insights on co-operation results tackling social challenges leveraging an EU-Brazil federated cloud infrastructure.