The first Work Programme of Horizon 2020 invited proposals for Research and Innovation projects
in the areas of cloud computing (ICT-07) and software technologies (ICT-09). In addition,
innovation and entrepreneurship support in the context of cloud computing was addressed in ICT-
35f through the creation of a network of procurers that will define an innovation procurement
roadmap. Finally, a coordinated call with Japan (EUJ-1) focused on technologies combining big
data and the Internet of Things in the cloud.
Altogether, the selected projects represent a critical mass of research and innovation activities to
keep Europe at the forefront of the developments in cloud computing and software technologies. Read more