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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.

Helix Nebula - The Science Cloud helps to shape the European Open Science Cloud

On the 3rd of February 2017 renowned leading experts met the Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation Carlos Moedas to discuss the next steps of the European Open Science Cloud. Bob Jones, CERN & HNSciCloud coordinator brought to the table his experience and the major findings coming out from the HNSciCloud Pre-Commercial Procurement and from the Helix Nebula Initiative.  The outcomes of the meeting will help speed up the establishment of the European Open Science Cloud and the Digital Single market.





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.