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'From Grids to Service-Oriented Knowledge Utilities' brochure
Grid technologies are a 'strategic objective' within information society technologies (IST) research, funded under the EU's sixth framework programme (FP6) (2002-06) for research and technological development. This brochure outlines why and how EU research in FP6 is helping Europe take Grids out of the research lab and into industry - a critical step in ensuring Europe becomes a leading knowledge society. It is in this context that the brochure also underlines the contribution Grids can make to reach the goals of the Lisbon strategy .
From Grids to Service-Oriented Knowledge Utilities ( PDF , 3.546KB)
Browse the sections of the brochure:
- Introduction ( PDF , 785KB)
- Interim achievement sheets of the Grid Research projects launched in 2004
- Fact sheets of the Grid Research projects launched in 2006
'Building Grids for Europe' brochure
The brochure explains what Grids are and how Europe has established considerable expertise in this exciting new ICT, expertise that is now being capitalised by the new portfolio of IST Grid projects. It is in this context that the brochure also underlines the contribution Grids can make to reach the goals of the Lisbon strategy .
Download the Grids brochure ( Zipped PDF , 1.93MB)
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