Kick off meeting of the project Cloud Computing per le PMI

On May 24th held in Alghero the kickoff meeting of “Cloud Computing per le PMI” a research project between IS4AC Unit and Università di Sassari that will involve small and medium Sardinian enterprises.

The project is funded by the Regione Sardegna with the call “Ricerca fondamentale o di base orientata a temi di carattere specifico di stretto interesse regionale” under the Regional Law n. 7 of 2007 for the of Promotion of scientific research and technological innovation in Sardinia.

The overall objective of the project is the design of innovative cloud solutions for helping enterprises to access cloud services with low investments. Will be studied and developed highly flexible cloud computing and virtualization platforms adaptable to different enterprise contexts (applications, operating systems, resource utilization, data access, etc.). The activities carried out during the project will let researchers to face main cloud computing challenges such as security and data privacy in a multi tenants environment. In addition to research activities, the project includes dissemination events and training sessions for SME that will extend ISMB visibility beyond the regional borders.