28 Apr 2023

WEkEO Hackathon is open for participation!

The WEkEO Hackathon on 22-23 June 2023 provides an opportunity for you to use your creativity and data skills to positively impact our environment and improve climate resilience! 

19 Apr 2023

EOSC in practice: Providing computing platforms and analytical services to facilitate the collaboration between researchers

The Blue-Cloud Virtual Research Environment (VRE) was featured as an EOSC in practice story by the EOSC Future project, which interviewed Blue-Cloud 2026 Scientific and Administrative Coordinator Pasquale Pagano, CNR-ISTI, about its concept and implementation.

27 Mar 2023

EOSC in practice: Supporting marine data discovery and accessibility to enable cross-domain research

The Blue-Cloud Data Discovery and Access Service was featured as an EOSC in practice story by the EOSC Future project, which interviewed our Technical Coordinator Dick Schaap, MARIS, about its concept and implementation.

01 Mar 2023

Research-driven and industry-driven ocean data at the World Ocean Summit

Blue-Cloud 2026 Project Coordinator Sara Pittonet Gaiarin (Trust-IT Services) was invited to join the "Economist Impact - World Ocean Summit & Expo", more specifically the panel "Combining data to unlock better ocean health", moderated by Brian Helmuth (Proteus Ocean Group). We invite you to read the "Blogpost" from Sara, with insights on what was discussed during the panel, along with the main takeaways.

20 Feb 2023

Horizon Europe project Blue-Cloud 2026 to enhance Open Science in support of ocean protection and restoration

The Horizon Europe project Blue-Cloud 2026 kicked off in Pisa, Italy, paving the way for the development of a federated European ecosystem to deliver FAIR & Open Science datasets, applications and computing resources, instrumental for the EU Mission “Restore Our Ocean and Waters by 2030”.

10 Feb 2023

Blue-Cloud 2026 & AquaINFRA: Open Science to restore our ocean and waters

European Commission invests €16 million in the two EOSC-related Horizon Europe projects Blue-Cloud 2026 and AquaINFRA in support of the EU Mission "Restore our Ocean and Waters” by 2030.

21 Dec 2022

Unlocking Open Science in support of the EU Green Deal: insights from Blue-Cloud Final Event

At the Blue-Cloud Final Conference we explored key achievements and the road ahead for this exciting Horizon 2020 journey in Open Science for the ocean, also presenting the Horizon Europe project ensuring follow-up of results until 2026.

16 Dec 2022

Thematic Virtual Labs for ocean science at a glance

The Blue-Cloud thematic Virtual Labs are the main test beds for users to get the hang of the Blue-Cloud framework, exploiting the 10+ million datasets available, as well as easy access via D4Science and the EOSC federated login.

24 Nov 2022

Providing access to data resources & interoperable tools for open marine science and applications: Blue-Cloud featured in AtlantECO podcast

The AtlantECO podcast is a science popularisation show, revolving around conversations between the host and a guest to discuss aspects of AtlantECO, a marine science project which focuses on the Atlantic Ocean. The 23 November episode was dedicated to Blue-Cloud.

18 Nov 2022

Blue-Cloud Open Science platform as a model for a sustainable Data federation in EOSC: workshop at the EOSC Symposium 2022

The Blue-Cloud model, with its 16 services and million datasets openly available, was discussed during a dedicated session organised on the 17th of November at the EOSC Symposium, the main annual event of the European Open Science community taking place this week in Prague, Czech Republic.