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From 15/11/2016 to 15/11/2016
According to pilots conducted in Finland, Sweden and Denmark, eHealth through the use of broadband networks creates a better quality of life for patients, efficient work processes for care professionals, a valuable experience for the industry, and cost savings for municipalities. But how can you deploy this? A European project group formulated six recommendations. Read more
From 14/11/2016 to 14/11/2016
Currently, a majority of communication channels and platforms of both public and private Computer Security Incident Response Teams (CSIRTs) in the Member States have a purely national reach. With a few exceptions, cooperation on a technical and organisational level is mostly ad-hoc and unstructured. Europe does not make full use of its collective capabilities to improve cybersecurity. As a response, the European Commission is now setting up cooperation mechanisms that will serve those among national or governmental CSIRTs that are willing to use them. Read more
From 14/11/2016 to 14/11/2016
Leaders of European banks have just presented their views on digital transformation to Commissioner Oettinger and VP Dombrovskis. During a round table meeting on banking in the digital age, they identified a range of issues related to e-identification, data, cloud services, cybersecurity, platforms, payments and digital skills. Read more
From 14/11/2016 to 14/11/2016
The European High Performance Computing (HPC) funded projects are showcasing this week at the Supercomputing Conference. On this occasion, the European Technology Platform for High Performance Computing (ETP4HPC) has gathered in a handbook all the profiles of the HPC research projects and the Centres of excellence, summarising their targeted areas and achievements so far, within the European HPC Eco-system. Read more
From 14/11/2016 to 14/11/2016
The SimpleSkin project, funded under the Future and Emerging Technologies (FET) programme, has impressive achievements in the field of smart textiles. SimpleSkin introduces mass producible, generic sensing fabrics that integrate capacitive, resistive or inductive modes. This new technology enables to measure movement, electrical body signals, activities, and change in body capacity. Read more
From 14/11/2016 to 14/11/2016
QuantERA is a new Cofund Action in Quantum Technologies. With a budget of over 37 million €, including co-funding from the European Commission, QuantERA will support international research projects in the field of Quantum Technologies. Read more
From 14/11/2016 to 14/11/2016
41 businesses, organisations, public authorities and academia replied to the public consultation on the safety of apps and other non-embedded software. You will find below the responses of those who have given their consent to publication. Some replies have been anonymised at the request of the respondent. Read more
From 14/11/2016 to 15/11/2016
1040, Bruxelles
Soon after the European strategy for a Gigabit society and the legislative proposals for a telecom review, this was the first major opportunity to have questions answered and discussed at European level. Commissioner Oettinger was keynote speaker at the event. Read more
From 14/11/2016 to 14/11/2016
On 14 November, Günther H. Oettinger, Commissioner for the Digital Economy and Society awarded the winners of the 2016 European Broadband Awards competition. The five projects were selected in different categories focusing on innovative models of financing, cost reduction, affordability, competition or quality of service. Some of the projects focus on rural broadband connectivity, while some have wider scale and cover regions or even their whole country. The winners will be serving as exemplary projects for anyone planning broadband development in Europe. Read more
From 14/11/2016 to 14/11/2016
The public consultation on the safety of apps and other non-embedded software took place between 9 June and 15 September 2016. This report takes stock of the contributions and trends that emerge from them focusing primarily on the quantitative analysis of the responses. Read more

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