Press Releases

Press release: Europe and Brazil to step up co-operation on cloud computing at Cloudscape Brazil 2015

Cloud computing has moved from a concept just for techies to a real enabler for businesses and organisations across the public sector, but to truly benefit we need to keep investing in this technology. Cloudscape Brazil is a premium forum for discussing co-operation success stories on cloud and high performance computing between Europe and Brazil and helping to shape future policies.

Press release: Setting the scene of an EU-Brazil common ict market for research and business development. November 2014

While cloud computing is becoming mainstream in some countries, several barriers still stand in the way to much wider adoption. Cloudscape Brazil took a practical look at some of the major barriers to the adoption of cloud computing, exploring pathways for closer collaboration between Brazil and Europe on issues of common interest.

Press Release: Cloudscape Brazil 2014 – where the EU-Brazil Cloud Connection gets stronger. October 2014

Cloudscape Brazil, 20 October 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, is all about building bridges between Europe and Brazil to bring about social and economic changes through joint collaborative work. Cloudscape Brazil offers insights into how e-infrastructure powered by the cloud and high performance computing are already changing the way we do research on climate change research, biodiversity and eHealth.

Cloudscape Brazil 2014 Announcement. July 2014

Cloudscape Brazil - Creating opportunities for new markets from e-infrastructure - will be organized on the 20 October 2014 in Rio de Janeiro at PUC-Rio Computer Science department.
The workshop announcement is available for download upon registration

Press release: Breaking down barriers to societal challenges. July 2014

Three major developments are big data, evolving scientific models and new computing architectures. EUBrazil Cloud Connect e-infrastructure brings these elements together to accelerate scientific discovery and drive innovation.
To facilitate researchers, EUBrazil Cloud Connect has created a Data Source Census that maps and categorises the variety of data sources key to supporting new approaches to scientific investigation.

Press Release: EUBrazil Cloud Connect: a federated e-Infrastructure for cross-border science. April 2014

EUBrazil Cloud Connect first press release, 14 April 2014 (html and pdf version).
The press release is available for download upon registration