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Emerging Technologies and Infrastructures

Grid Technologies

Find the most recent information on EU Funding activities in the field of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) by visiting our ICT in FP7 website , which covers ICT in the 7 th Framework Programme (FP7) 2007 - 2013.

These are the GRID Technologies web pages developed during the 6th Framework Programme (2002 - 2006).

This research is now continuing during Framework Programme 7 under the ICT Objective 1.2 'Service and Software Architectures, Infrastructures and Engineering'.

The web pages for Objective 1.2 are available here .

Most of the FP6 pages are no longer maintained. Only the information about the projects and clusters will be kept up-to-date.



Welcome to the section of the CORDIS website dedicated to EU-funded RTD activities in the area of "Advanced Grid Technologies, Systems and Services". The webpages - which are maintained by Unit F2 of DG Information Society and Media, the European Commission team responsible for overseeing these EU-funded RTD activities - provide a gateway to extensive and up to date information on EU Grid RTD activity.

Please feel free to view online our " From Grids to Service-Oriented Knowledge Utilities" brochure which provides details of our activities in clear, non-technical language.

Scope of information presented on these webpages

The information presented in this section of the CORDIS website relates to Grid-related activities in both the 5 th and 6 th EU Framework Programmes for RTD, commonly abbreviated to 'FP5' and 'FP6' respectively. Specifically you will find webpages with information relating to the following:

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