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Crowd computing collects the computing capacity of a large number of small computers into one large infrastructure. Volunteer computing is one example where hundreds of thousands of computers are connected into one Crowd computer to help to solve science. Local Crowd computers at universities or other organisations, collect computing power for local use.

On a European scale the activiteis are co-ordianted by:

  • The International Desktop Grid Federation

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IKT-strategi for forskning

IKT-strategi for norsk universitets- og høgskolesektor

From great science to thrilling technology.pdf

Europe's Future and Emerging Technologies programme. FET results overview.

Any other Business Point on Open Science.pdf

copied from the REPORT OF THE 3544 th SESSION OF THE COUNCIL OF THE EUROPEAN UNION ON ''COMPETITIVENESS (RESEARCH PART'' Brussels, 30 May 2017 The Commission provided

Australia - 2016 National Research Infrastructure Roadmap.pdf

The 2016 National Research Infrastructure Roadmap identifies priority research infrastructure for the coming decade in nine areas that will underpin research in which Australia can and needs to...

Mid-Term Review on the implementation of the Digital Single Market Strategy.pdf

Communication From The Commission To The European Parliament, The Council, The European Economic And Social Committee And The Committee Of The Regions On The Mid-Term Review On The Implementation...

Europe's Future - Open Innovation Open Science Open to the World.pdf

Europe's Future: Open Innovation, Open Science, Open to the World. Reflections of the Research, Innovation and Science Policy Experts (RISE) High Level Group - March 2017

U.S. Leadership in High Performance Computing (HPC).pdf

A Report from the NSA-DOE Technical Meeting on High Performance Computing. Workshop December 1, 2016.

The Digital Pole in Luxembourg.pdf

Executive Statement Prepared jointly by DG DIGIT and DG CONNECT updated March 30

Stakeholder Workshop - Long-term sustainability of Research Infrastructures.pdf

Long-term sustainability of Research Infrastructures – Exploring RI's full potential – Brussels, 25 November 2016 Report

Report on the consultation on long term sustainability of research infrastructures.pdf

n December 2015 the European Commission launched a targeted consultation on the long-term sustainability of pan-European Research Infrastructures. The purpose of this consultation was to identify...

EC Communication - High-Performance Computing - Europe's place in a Global Race.pdf

This Communication highlights the strategic nature of High-Performance Computing (HPC) as a crucial asset for the EU's innovation capacity, and calls on Member States, industry and the scientific...