Assessment of research & technological development


The assessment of research & technological development is a central work package is a central work package for deriving policy recommendations for action from the service contract. Based on the results of Analysis and  modelling across the EU-28  and the technological analysis, the essential key technological areas are identified in which the energy efficiency of cloud computing can be improved. These key technology areas will be analysed and recommendations on further R&TD policy options will be derived. An essential aspect is the involvement of the relevant stakeholders in the analysis of technical trends & developments, the identification of existing gaps, especially in standardisation and interfaces, and in the development of the recommendations through interviews and a stakeholder workshop.