Project Documents

The Initial Factsheet


FactsheetCloudingSMEs_Factsheet_V3

 

 

 

 

 


White Papers


WhitePaper-CostBenefitWhite Paper
Cost-Benefit Analysis for SMEs

Nowadays more and more Small Medium Enterprises (SME) are adopting cloud computing technologies in order to reduce ICT costs, gain access to new capabilities and overall improve their competitiveness. Cloud services providers tend to market cloud services as more cost-effective concerning conventional on-premise ones …


WhitePaper-CompetitiveByCloWhite Paper
SMEs – Being Competitive by Cloud Adoption

This paper will look into the relation between SME competitveness and uptake of cloud solutions.
Cloud computing is nowadays everywhere. Cloud computing is where IT infrastructures, platforms and software are provided centrally and distributed to end users over a network …


WhitePaper-RecWhite Paper
Summary and recommended actions for EU Commission and Public Authorities, Cloud Service Providers and SMEs

This Document is not only a summary of the project’s objections, methods, results and provided tools. It shows further recommendations for all parties, including a future concept to incubate multiple cloud adoption by SMEs.


Deliverables of  Workpagages (WP)


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WP1 – Project Management


119Deliverable D1.1.9
Management Reports

This Quarterly report gives an overview on activities and tasks performed by the Consortium partners during a 3 months period for each Work Packages…

 


1110Deliverable D1.1.10
Annual Public Management Report

Work progress and achievements during the period: This Yearly report gives an overview on activities and tasks performed by the Consortium partners during a 12 months period – 01/07/2014-30/06/2015 – for each Work Packages…


WP2 – SMEs Vision and Roadmapping for Cloud Development


221Deliverable D2.2.1
SMEs Requirements for Cloud Development, Adoption and Evolution

This deliverable presents a set of SME Requirements regarding the adoption and evolution of cloud computing infrastructure and services. These requirements have been derived on the basis of a multi-facet methodology, which has taken into account …


223Deliverable D2.2.3
Roadmap reflecting the SMEs viewpoint

This deliverable illustrates a roadmap for the future development of cloud computing for SMEs interested in deploying cloud solutions (demand-side) and in developing and roling-out cloud solutions (supply-side). The document is composed by a set of roadmaps, each one addressing a specific problem/need, that are derived from direct contacts with SMEs (thorough workshops, surveys, interviews)…


224Deliverable D2.2.4
Roadmap reflecting the SMEs viewpoint

The present deliverable aims at establishing a final roadmap that presents the actions needed to further foster the adoption of cloud computing by European SMEs and to further develop cloud services elaborated by ICT SMEs.


WP 3 Cloud Computing Toolbox for SMEs


331Deliverable D3.3.1
Document Templates, Spreadsheets, Tools and Techniques

Among the main objectives of CloudingSMEs is to provide support to SMEs …
…. As part of the initial version of the toolbox, initial prototype of all these tools have been developed, while some of the tools are already accessible via the CloudingSMEs portal…


332Deliverable D3.3.2
Document Templates, Spreadsheets, Tools and Techniques

Among the main objectives of CloudingSMEs is to provide support to SMEs …
… In addition to the above tools, the CloudingSMEs toolbox comprises a range of additional functionalities and tools that have been further developed and tailored to the CloudingSMEs project and are available within the PROMIS® platform …


333Deliverable D3.3.3
Integrated Cloud Computing Toolbox

The main goal of WP3 of the CloudingSMEs project is to provide a toolbox which aims at guiding SMEs in practical issues associated with the adoption and use of cloud computing. The toolbox comprises practical tools, usable in real-life situations …


334Deliverable D3.3.4
Integrated Cloud Computing Toolbox

This deliverable describes the final release of the CloudingSMEs integrated toolbox. The toolbox comprises a set of interactive services ad tools, which aim at:

  1. supporting SMEs in their cloud adoption decisions,
  2. facilitating the provision of interactive consulting services and on-line training to the SMEs.

WP 4 Best Practices Elicitation and Documentation


441Deliverable D4.4.1
Catalogue of Cloud Computing Best Practices for SMEs (Demand-Side)

This publication is the first effort of CloudingSMEs to produce and make available some good practices for SME companies considering cloud adoption …


442Deliverable D4.4.2
Catalogue of Cloud Computing Best Practices for SMEs (Demand-Side)

…. The present document represents the final version of the demand-side best practices of the CloudingSMEs project, through extending and enhancing an earlier version (delivered as part of deliverable D4.4.1


443Deliverable D4.4.3
Catalogue of Cloud Computing Best Practices for SMEs (Supply-Side)

This publication if the first effort of CloudingSMEs to produce and make available good practices for SME companies that provide cloud computing products and services…


444Deliverable D4.4.4
Catalogue of Cloud Computing Best Practices for SMEs (Supply-Side)

This deliverable documents best practices for SMEs that develop and provide cloud-based products and services. The aim of these best practices is to provide SMEs with a set of guidelines for innovating using cloud computing, while at the same time sustaining the stiff competition in the very dynamic cloud computing market…


WP 5 Developing SMEs-Wide Strategies and Policies


551Deliverable D5.5.1
Policy Development Guidelines

This deliverable attempts to develop Strategies and Policies for end-user SMEs (i.e. SMEs interested in adopting the cloud as users) and of ICT SMEs (i.e. notably cloud vendors and solution providers) …


552Deliverable D5.5.2
Policy Development Guidelines

… The first objective is to help SMEs as end-users of cloud technologies to understand, adopt and fully leverage cloud computing paradigms … The second objective is to support SMEs solution providers, notably providers of cloud-related solutions and facilitate solution provider to innovate, create new products and services and compete with other companies in the cloud computing markets.


553Deliverable D5.5.3
Common Integrated Policy Guidelines on Cloud Computing from SME Communities

… Cloud platforms allow SMEs to compete in the cloud giant-controlled environment, and give the level playing field required to succeed in business … Some small and medium companies are yet to fully realize the advantages that cloud solutions can provide. In the meantime, hundreds of cloud vendors are preparing for the expected major upswing in popularity among cloud services for SMEs and for private consumers as well.


Deliverable D5.5.4
Common Integrated Policy Guidelines on Cloud Computing from SME Communities

… The following sections provide the summary of conclusions and related actions as recommendation for the future development of policies in the EU to support SMEs on their way into the new business models which are supported by the use of cloud services and related focussed initia-tives for digitalisation …


WP 6 Awareness and Dissemination


666Deliverable D6.6.6
Report on Dissemination Activities

The objectives of this document are to describe which kind of dissemination activities were carried out, by which partner of the Consortium and when …


667Deliverable D6.6.7
Report on Dissemination Activities

… The period covered by this report goes from 1/07/2013 to 30/06/2015. It represents the fourth and final release of the dissemination report following D6.6.6.


669Deliverable D6.6.9
Exploitation and Sustainability Planning

… These plans are built round the exploitable assets of the project, as well as round a number of sustainable results. Therefore, the deliverable reports the exploitable assets of the project, along with a set of exploitation modalities that involve them. The deliverable reports on the exploitation strategy of each individual partner …