A federated Open Research Ecosystem for the oceans (Blue-Cloud2026)

A federated Open Research Ecosystem for the oceans (Blue-Cloud2026)

A federated Open Research Ecosystem for the oceans (Blue-Cloud2026) 1242 822 Ocean Decade

Lead institution:

Trust-IT Services – Italy

The Blue-Cloud project combines the interests of the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC), which aims to provide a virtual environment with open and seamless access to services and related practices for storage, management, analysis, and re-use of research data across borders and disciplines, with those of the blue research communities by developing a collaborative web-based environment.

This environment provides simplified access to an unprecedented wealth of multidisciplinary datasets from observations, analytical services, and computing facilities essential for blue science. Blue-Cloud 2026 aims to further evolve this pilot ecosystem into a Federated European Ecosystem to deliver FAIR and Open data and analytical services, instrumental for deepening research of oceans, EU seas, coastal, and inland waters. It develops a thematic marine extension to EOSC for open web-based science, serving the needs of the EU Blue Economy, Marine Environment, and Marine Knowledge agendas.

Start Date: 01/01/2023
End Date: 30/06/2026

Lead Contact: Sara Pittonet Gaiarin (s.pittonet@trust-itservices.com)

challenges: 7- Ocean Observations, 8- Digital Representation of the Ocean, 9- Capacity Development
ocean_basins: Baltic Sea, Mediterranean Sea, North Atlantic Ocean, North Sea
type_of_action: Project

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