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