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From 10/01/2017 to 10/01/2017
This study from London Economics points to restrictions of the free flow of data within the European Union. In the EU there are numerous legal and administrative requirements to localise data, especially in the form of compliance obligations aimed at ensuring regulatory oversight and access. Many believe, wrongly, that data storage and processing within national boundaries is mandatory or advised. (study reference: SMART 2015/0016) Read more
From 10/01/2017 to 10/01/2017
The Communication on "Building a European Data Economy" includes analysis and policy actions to tackle restrictions on the free movement of data within the European Union. This extract highlights details from an ongoing policy-related study ending beginning of 2017 (Study reference: SMART 2015/0054) Read more
From 10/01/2017 to 10/01/2017
The study highlights the economic benefits of cloud computing uptake and free flow of data within the European Union. The study shows that a Wider adoption of cloud services could add cumulative total revenue of EUR 449 billion to the EU28 GDP with significant impact on employment and business creation. Implementation of security certification and removal of data localisation requirements could increase benefits by EUR 19 billion between 2015 and 2020 (study reference: SMART 2014/0031). Read more
From 09/01/2017 to 09/01/2017
Software is a strategic tool for the European economy to compete at a global level. Many new products and services would not and could not exist without software, which has thus become a key enabler for innovation and a strategic driver for growth. Software is strongly related to President Juncker’s objective for a connected Digital Single Market. More and better software is the essential vehicle for building better, trusted and reliable cloud services Read more
From 06/01/2017 to 06/01/2017
The first coordinated acquisition at European level of world-class innovative High Performance Computing (HPC) solutions will be launched in a few months. Read more
From 06/01/2017 to 06/01/2017
The Wielkopolska Broadband Network is one of the five winners at the European Broadband Awards 2016 competition. The company Wielkopolska Broadband Network Inc., established by the Local Parliament of the Wielkopolska Region, has designed, built and operates a regional fibre-optic network open for all the operators. Read more
From 22/12/2016 to 22/12/2016
This guide will help EU funds managers, public administrations and/or implementers to ensure that the envisaged eGovernment investment is in line with the principles and priorities set out in the EU eGovernment Action Plan 2016-2020. Read more
From 22/12/2016 to 22/12/2016
In order to have a true Digital Single Market, Europe needs to be "language transparent". The challenges and visions for a language-technology-enabled Europe need to be recognised and acted upon. Read more
From 21/12/2016 to 21/12/2016
On 14 September 2016, as part of the Connectivity Package, the Commission adopted the proposal for a European Electronic Communications Code and the proposal for a BEREC Regulation. Here you can find the Executive Summaries which present these proposals that review the regulatory framework for electronic communications. Read more
From 21/12/2016 to 21/12/2016
The Commission publishes the TERA Study on the assessment of the 2009 Termination Rates Recommendation. The study analyses the impact of the costing methodology recommended by the Commission in 2009, and analyses the evolution of termination rates in the different Member States. Read more

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