Interoute SpA

Interoute is the owner operator of Europe’s largest network and a global cloud services platform, which encompasses 12 Data Centres and 13 Virtual Data Centres. Our full-service Unified ICT platform is serving Start Ups and international Enterprises, as well as European, North America, East & South Asian telco operators. The Virtual Data Center (VDC) is the Interoute’s top enterprise-grade and CloudStore service and enables organisations to create highly dynamic, scalable Cloud services.

SixSq Sàrl

SixSq, based in Geneva, Switzerland, provides cloud computing solutions to national and international companies of all sizes. It specialises in process automation, bringing financial benefits to its customers via its unique products. SixSq prides itself in promoting cloud neutral solutions for the fast moving IT sector. One example is SlipStream that provides automated management of the cloud application lifecycle and is a core component of the CYCLONE solution.


QSC AG is digitising the German SME sector. With decades of experience and expertise in the areas of Cloud, Internet of Things, Consulting, and Telecommunications, QSC accompanies its customers securely into the digital age. Today already, cloud-based procurement models offer increased speed, flexibility, and full service availability. The Company’s TÜV and ISO-certified data centres in Germany and its nationwide All-IP network form the basis for maximum end-to-end quality and security. QSC’s customers benefit from one-stop innovative products and services that are marketed both directly and via partners.

Technische Universität Berlin
Service-centric Networking

The Technische Universität Berlin, Germany is one of the largest and most prestigious academic institutions in Germany. The alumni and professor list include two National Medal of Science laureates and ten Nobel Prize winners.

Prof. Dr. Axel Küpper heads the Service-centric Networking group (SNET), founded in December 2009. The group focuses on secure, intelligent, innovative, and context-aware services in the Future Internet and other communication networks, as well as Cloud Computing.

Fundació i2CAT
Distributed Applications and Networks (DANA)

i2CAT is a non-profit technology and innovation centre which promotes R+D+i activities in Internet Technologies within the ICT industry. i2CAT is focused on exploring and defining new ways to manage the Future Internet networks, enabling new functionalities and business models by means of integrating technologies like Cloud, Software Defined Networking (SDN) and Network Function Virtualization, and developing new pioneer Internet architectures based on new paradigms beyond TCP/IP.

Universiteit van Amsterdam

The System and Network Engineering (SNE) Research group is a part of the Informatics Institute of University of Amsterdam. SNE research areas include high-performance network and Cloud technologies for Data Intensive (Big Data) eScience applications, Intercloud architecture framework, cloud federation and corresponding multi-domain security and trust management models, resource description using semantic web, programmable networks and converged network+IT infrastructures for Future Internet.

Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS)

The Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (National Centre for Scientific Research) is a government-funded research organization under the administrative authority of the French research ministry. CNRS, consisting of 1211 laboratories, is the largest fundamental research organization in Europe and is extensively involved in national, European, and international projects covering all fields of knowledge.

CNRS - Institut Français de Bioinformatique

The French Institute of Bioinformatics (CNRS IFB) is a national service infrastructure in bioinformatics. IFB’s principal mission is to provide basic services and resources in bioinformatics for scientists and engineers working in the life sciences. IFB is the French node of the European research infrastructure,ELIXIR.

CNRS - Linear Accelerator Laboratory

The Laboratory of the Linear Accelerator (LAL) is under the joint supervision of the Université Paris-Sud and the Institut National de Physique Nucleaire et de Physique des Particules (IN2P3) of the CNRS. The research activity of the LAL is centered on particles physics, supplemented by a strong component in cosmology and astrophysics. The laboratory ensures its mission of knowledge transmission by teaching and communication activities.