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PICSE at the ICT Proposers' Day 2014, 9 October 2014, Florence, Italy

Date: 
09/10/2014 - 12:15

On the 9th October 2014, Florence, Italy during the Cloud Computing Procurement Actions session (12:00-13:30, Village: Net Futures) at the ICT Proposers' Day 2014, after Dirk van Rooy presentation on the nect ICT8 call, Sara Garavelli, Trust-IT Services presented the PICSE initiative.

Cloud computing has the potential of increasing flexibility of IT-based services in a cost-effective manner. The specific challenge is to overcome barriers to cloud uptake in the public sector and increase the preparedness for the adoption of secure, reliable and economical cloud services, while avoiding lock-in. The topic offers opportunities for pre-commercial procurement actions and for the public procurement of innovative cloud services (PCP and PPI, respectively).

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