OCRE framework expands Google Cloud access globally
Cloud computing offers compelling advantages to researchers, from accelerating the speed of processing massive datasets to improving collaboration through shared tools and data storage.
On issue 36, Geant Connect enlights that, however, there are some administrative hurdles in a complex legal and regulatory environment.
The OCRE framework aims to encourage adoption of cloud services and ease the transition to the cloud with benefits like:
- Streamlined procurement process with ready-made agreements that can be tailored to each institution’s needs
- Up-to-date compliance requirements and built-in data protections
- Special discount pricing and funding opportunities
Read the full article on Geant Connect, issue 36 2021