Congratulations to the coordinator and all partners on the successful completion of the ARTEMIS 'ENCOURAGE' project of Call 2010. ENCOURAGE developed embedded intelligence and integration technologies that directly optimise energy use in buildings and enables active participation in the future smart grid environment.
Prizes and Awards
The joint paper produced by the collaboration established between ARTIST and MODAClouds projects won the Best Award Paper with "A Joint Benchmark-Analytic Approach for Design-Time Assessment of Multi-Cloud Applications" presented at the Proceeding of the 1st International conference on Cloud Computing, Information Technology, Big Data and Big Data Management (Cloud Forward 2015). Pisa, Italy. October 6-8 2015.
Authors: Athanasian Evangelinou, Michele Ciavotta, George Kousiouris, Danilo Ardagna
The MODAClouds Project received the "EXCELLENT" grade during its final review held in Brussels last November 19th, 2015. The project ended with the release of MultiClouds DevOps Toolbox, a number of technologies created to help along the whole Cloud lifecycle for Multi-Cloud scenarios with strong focus on Business-Driven QoS and DevOps. The project members have also started MultiClouds Alliance, an initiative to extend the life of the project results beyond the project life.
The results and the Alliance can accessed at www.MultiCloudDevOps.com.
The best industry paper award was granted to Aljosa Pasic for the paper "Research-to-market transition in European Cybersecurity Projects". The award included an invitation to present the paper at CyberCamp 2015 (https://cybercamp.es), taking place in Madrid in November 2015, 26-29.
At the Co-summit, the ITEA Board Support Group presented 3 ITEA Awards of Excellence. These awards go to high-level technical contributions based on true European collaboration that provide significant results and promote the program and its goals. This year the ITEA awards of Excellence focused on the key achievements for ITEA: Business impact and Standardization. MEDIATE is one of this year's awards winners and received the Award of Excellence in the category "Business impact".