Helix Nebula in iSGTW
7 March 2012, A big cloud for big science, ISGTW
Last week, a major European collaboration called Helix Nebula – the Science Cloud was announced. Its goal is to provide a Pan-European cloud computing platform for scientific research. Commercial partners are bringing the latest computing advancements to enable cheaper science and better collaboration in biomedical, particle physics, and natural disasters research.
HELIX NEBULA PARTNERSHIP
Helix Nebula is a new, pioneering partnership between leading IT providers and four of Europe’s biggest research centres, CERN, EMBL, ESA and PIC, charting a course towards sustainable cloud services for the research communities - the Science Cloud.