News & Events

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Announcement of a competitive call: we are looking for a new project partner!

We are looking for a Cloud provider who would participate in two use cases that we are running: cloud bursting and cloud brokerage. This new partner will join the OPTIMIS consortium to carry out the following activities:

Apr 18 2011

Cloud Slam '11

Mon, 18/04/2011
Virtual Conference

The Cloud Slam '11 virtual conference is scheduled for April 18 - 22, 2011.

OPTIMIS cloud vendor and user survey

In order to understand the business dynamics of the Software Infrastructure-as-a-service (SIaaS) space, we have asked technology vendors, service providers and end users about their business models, business needs and drivers and relevant legislation affecting their business activities and decision-making. The outcomes of this survey will be analyzed in our next business report available at the end of January 2011. Stay tuned!

Apr 12 2011

Datacenter Transformation Summit - Amsterdam 2011

Tue, 12/04/2011
NH Grand Hotel Krasnapolsky, Amsterdam

It’s a forum for professionals in the hosting, cloud computing, datacenter and Internet infrastructure sectors. There will be a wide range of topics and impressive speakers, for more information visit the event’s website

'Optimising Cloud Services' Workshop

OPTIMIS is proud to announce the  'Optimising Cloud Services' Workshop held together with ServiceWave 2010 (13-15 Dec, 2010 - Ghent, Belgium). The workshop is organized by Rosa Badia form Barcelona Supercomputing Center and Wolfgang Ziegler from Fraunhofer SCAI, both representing the OPTIMIS project.

When: 13 Dec, 2010

Where: Ghent, Belgium

Submissions due: 7 Nov, 2010

Notification: 22 Nov, 2010

Camera ready: 7 Dec, 2010

Future Internet Assembly - Ghent 2010

If you want to get involved in discussions regarding the development of the Future Internet, don't miss the upcoming FIA event in Ghent.

When: 16-17 December 2010

Where: Ghent - Belgium


CloudCamp London

If you missed the last CloudCamp in Barcelona on Nov 3rd, don't be upset, the next CloudCamp is coming soon!

CloudCamp is an unconference where early adopters of cloud technologies exchange ideas. At CloudCamp, you are encouraged to share your thoughts in several open discussions. End users, IT professionals and vendors are all encouraged to participate.

When: 30 Nov, 2010

Where: Novotel Hammersmith, London

Register here:

Don't miss it this time!

Oct 19 2010

Internet of Services 2010: collaboration meeting for FP6 & FP7 projects

Tue, 19/10/2010
Diamand Center, Brussels, Belgium

The European Commission  (DG Information Society - 'Software & Service Architectures and Infrastructures' Unit), 'Deploy' and 'Reservoir' invite you to attend the upcoming 'Internet of Services' Collaboration event.

The main goal of this networking event is to establish collaboration activities among ongoing and new projects and build a strong 'Internet of Services' community.

Sep 27 2010

Digitally Driven

Mon, 27/09/2010
Brussels Expo, Belgium

We'll be at ICT 2010! See you there?

This biennial event has become a unique gathering point for researchers, business people, investors, and high level policy makers in the field of digital innovation.