Future Internet - 2013
See the ongoing activities under the FI-PPP: www.fi-ppp.eu The objective of the third phase of the FI-PPP 10 is (i) to provide and run a stable infrastructure for the large scale trials, expand the core platform, the use case specific functionalities and their demand-driven instantiations, and (ii) to involve through open calls SMEs and web-entrepreneurs as developers of highly innovative, infrastructure based, data-rich services and applications, building on, and extending, the large scale trials and the core platform functionalities. The third phase is an integral part of the FI-PPP and capitalises on the investments and developments of phase one and two. All projects operating under the FI-PPP contribute and adhere to the governance structures in place and develop cooperation notably with CONCORD and FI-WARE. The third phase of the FI-PPP ensures that technological developments and trials taking place in phases one and two will evolve into seed-type activities generating actual take-up of innovative Internet services and applications.
EUR 100 million
This objective calls for projects with participants that can rapidly connect to existing communities of small and innovative ICT users and developers, i.e., SMEs and web-entrepreneurs, to take-up Future Internet technologies developed in previous phases. Typically projects will bring together partners providing the full ecosystem to successfully involve the SMEs and web-entrepreneurs called to participate, such as partners having access to and experience with SME environments, partners bringing in the innovative ICT infrastructure, trial providers, the user notion, and the public sector to foster local/regional commitment.