CloudFerro becomes qualified OCRE cloud service provider
CloudFerro, the operator of CREODIAS.eu platform, is now registered as a qualified OCRE supplier for the category of “Cloud Providers for OCRE.”
OCRE (Open Clouds for Research Environments) provides (EU) funding for scientific and research institutions with the aim to foster cloud adoption, offering ready-made service contracts, which brings together cloud providers, Earth Observation (EO) organisations and the research and education community.
OCRE provides funding for scientific and research institutions with the aim to foster cloud adoption. The combined OCRE budget is 9,5 million EUR, including 5 million EUR for cloud computing services and 4,5 million EUR for EO services.
All CREODIAS users that are part of authorized research community can now apply for grants as service credits from OCRE, for funding the consumption of infrastructure-cloud services (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS) and the adoption of digital Earth Observation (EO) services in scientific and research projects.
If you have any questions or need help with applying for OCRE funding, please contact us.