- Integrate existing and future observational efforts in the Atlantic Ocean
- A Digital Atlantic Ocean from pole to pole
Foster collaboration around sharing of marine data, analytical processes & findings to enhance ocean science across the Atlantic, in Europe and beyond
Via its Virtual Labs the Blue-Cloud federated environment connects scientific communities across the Atlantic, strengthening global cooperation
Blue-Cloud promotes the sharing of data, processes and research findings in the marine domain by delivering a collaborative digital environment that enables open science, underpinned by simplified access to an unprecedented wealth of marine data resources and interoperable added-value services and products.
Blue-Cloud is federating leading European marine data infrastructures and e-infrastructures to bring together existing initiatives and capabilities in the Blue-Cloud framework.
’20: Virtual Research Environment, A federation of computing platforms and analytical services where to create Virtual Labs and perform collaborative work
’21, Data Discovery and Access service, Federating major data infrastructures
’22, five Virtual Labs, Configured with specific analytical workflows to serve as Demonstrators for Blue-Cloud’s potential across domains
’22, Roadmap to 2030, a co-designed policy document for the capitalisation and evolution of Blue-Cloud’s efforts into the future