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Partners

Huawei is a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider. Through the dedication to customer-centric innovation and strong partnerships, the company has established end-to-end advantages in telecom networks, devices and cloud computing. Huawei is committed to creating maximum value for telecom operators, enterprises and consumers by providing competitive solutions and services. For more information, visit Huawei online: www.huawei.com

Intel is a world leader in computing innovation. The company designs and builds the essential technologies that serve as the foundation for the world’s computing devices. Additional information about Intel is available at www.intel.com.

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Oracle provides the world’s most complete, open, and integrated business software and hardware systems, with more than 370,000 customers—including 100 of the Fortune 100—representing a variety of sizes and industries in more than 145 countries around the globe. Now, with Sun server, storage, operating-system, and virtualization technology, Oracle is the only vendor able to offer a complete technology stack in which every layer is integrated to work together as a single system. www.oracle.com.

Siemens AG (Berlin and Munich) is a global powerhouse in electronics and electrical engineering, operating in the industry, energy and healthcare sectors. The company has around 430,000 employees (in continuing operations) working to develop and manufacture products, design and install complex systems and projects, and tailor a wide range of solutions for individual requirements. For over 160 years, Siemens has stood for technological excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality. www.siemens.com.

Contributors

Rackspace® (NYSE: RAX) is the open cloud company and founder of OpenStack, the standard open-source operating system for cloud computing. Headquartered in San Antonio, Rackspace delivers its renowned Fanatical Support® to more than 200,000 business customers, from data centers on four continents.  Rackspace is a leading provider of hybrid clouds, which enable businesses to run their workloads where they run most effectively — whether on the public cloud, a private cloud, dedicated servers, or a combination of these platforms. Rackspace has been recognized by Bloomberg BusinessWeek as a Top 100 Performing Technology Company, and is featured on Fortune’s list of 100 Best Companies to Work For. For more information, visit www.rackspace.com.

Seagate is the global leader in data storage solutions, developing amazing products that enable people and businesses around the world to create, share and preserve their most critical memories and business data. Learn more at www.seagate.com.

Brocade leads the industry in providing comprehensive network solutions that help the world’s leading organizations transition smoothly to a virtualized world where applications and information reside anywhere. As a result, Brocade facilitates strategic business objectives such as consolidation, network convergence, virtualization, and cloud computing. Today, Brocade solutions are used in over 90 percent of Global 1000 data centers as well as in enterprise LANs and the largest service provider networks.

 

IDT develops a broad range of low-power, high-performance mixed-signal semiconductor solutions that optimize its customers’ applications in key markets.

Associates

Open Systems is one of the leading providers of ‘security as a service’. Founded in 1990 in Switzerland, the company operates, secures, and monitors IT networks, infrastructures, and business-critical applications of global enterprises, NGOs, and institutions — 24/7 in more than 180 countries worldwide. http://www.open.ch

Comtrade System Software and Tools is a leading provider of IT infrastructure management solutions specializing in data, system, network and application performance. Comtrade brings proven expertise to different industries through plug-ins for leading infrastructure management platforms, or through our advanced technology that enables vendors and IT professionals to focus on core business deliverables. With more than 1,000 software engineers on staff, Comtrade is one of Europe’s largest IT solution providers and is partnered with many of the world’s leading technology companies. www.comtradeproducts.com

 

Yandex (NASDAQ:YNDX) is one of the largest European internet companies providing the world with search and online services one market at a time. Yandex’s mission is to help users solve their everyday problems by building people-centric products and services. Based on innovative technologies, the company provides the most relevant, locally tailored experience on all digital platforms and devices. Yandex is the leading search service in Russia and also serves Turkey, Ukraine, Belarus and Kazakhstan. More information on Yandex can be found at http://company.yandex.com.

Research members

The National Institute for Nuclear Physics (INFN) is the Italian research agency dedicated to the study of the fundamental constituents of matter and the laws that govern them, under the supervision of the Ministry of Education, Universities and Research (MIUR). It conducts theoretical and experimental research in the fields of subnuclear, nuclear and astroparticle physics. home.infn.it/en

Innopolis University is a new Russian university focused on education and scientific research in the field of Information Technology, particularly Software Engineering, and Robotics. The project is aimed at training of IT experts and creation and commercialization of break-through technologies in order to facilitate the advancement of the domestic innovative industry.

The mission of the Innovation Value Institute (IVI) is to research, develop, and disseminate empirically proven and industry-validated IT best practice through open innovation and collaboration between leading academic and industry practitioners. IVI was co-founded in 2006 by Maynooth University and Intel to achieve this and to create a global standard for IT management: ‘The IT Capability Maturity Framework’. https://ivi.ie/

Kazan Federal University is the second oldest higher educational institution in Russia. The university has always occupied a leading position in the Russian and International educational domains.
 
The Higher Institute for Information Technology and Information Systems is a modern unit of Kazan Federal University and plays a leading role in development of the priority area of Information and Communication Systems.
 
 

King’s College London is one of the top 25 universities in the world (2016-17 QS international world rankings). It is the fourth oldest university in England and is based in the heart of London. With over 27,000 students (including nearly 10,500 postgraduates) from some 150 countries, King’s College London provides both world-class teaching and cutting-edge research. http://www.kcl.ac.uk/

Newcastle University is a large research university in the United Kingdom. The School of Computing Science is among the Top 10 CS schools in the UK and number 1 for research impact. Research expertise within the School includes human computer interaction, cloud computing and big data, and computational biology. Computational biology, including neuroinformatics, bioinformatics, systems and synthetic biology, is led by the Interdisciplinary Computing and Complex BioSystems (ICOS) Group. www.ncl.ac.uk

The SCimPULSE foundation is a non-profit, public benefit organization based on research, innovation and education. The foundation connects people, institutions, schools and corporations, hosting an open network where potential ideas become feasible initiatives, to support targeted solutions until they achieve escape velocity or scale up to global impact. www.scimpulse.org

GSI Helmholtzzentrum für Schwerionenforschung GmbH operates a worldwide unique large-scale accelerator for heavy ions. Every year about 1,000 researchers from around the world use this facility for experiments that help them make fascinating discoveries in basic research. The scientific goal is to gain new insights about the building blocks of matter and the evolution of the universe. At GSI for example six new elements have been discovered. In addition GSI scientists develop new applications in medicine and technology, e.g. a new type of tumor therapy using ion beams. 

The European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI) is a global leader in the storage, sharing and analysis of large datasets, helping researchers realise the potential of ‘big data’ in the life sciences. EMBL-EBI provides freely available data and bioinformatics services to the community in ways that promote scientific progress, conducts advanced research in computational biology and trains researchers at all levels. Located near Cambridge in the UK, it is a non-profit, intergovernmental research organisation with 570 members of staff from 57 nations. www.ebi.ac.uk