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Europe’s Leading Public-Private Partnership for Cloud

The Helix Nebula Initiative is a partnership between industry, space and science to establish a dynamic ecosystem, benefiting from open cloud services for the seamless integration of science into a business environment. Today, the partnership counts over 40 public and private partners.

CERN looks to the stars with cloud on Huawei, November 2016

Huawei, together with Deutsche Telekom, has successfully designed, tested, and provided public cloud services for the Helix Nebula initiative. The experience Huawei has gained with Open Telekom Cloud in the context of Helix Nebula will prove invaluable for other future projects in the research domain. So far, Open Telekom Cloud, powered by Huawei, has enjoyed a number of successes in the Helix Nebula initiative.

This article, on Huawei blog, explains how large scientixfic institutes can serve as role models for commercial enterprises embarking on digital-transformation journeys, providing a roadmap for overcoming technological challenges and driving future-looking innovations.

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Helix Nebula is a new, pioneering partnership between leading IT providers and four of Europe’s biggest research centres, CERN, EMBL, ESA and PIC, charting a course towards sustainable cloud services for the research communities - the Science Cloud.