Mission: The European Chapter of the Open Grid Forum (OGF.eeig)
The “European Chapter of the Open Grid Forum E.E.I.G.” (OGF.eeig) is a European Economic Interest Grouping legal entity designed to extend the OGF model to Europe in alignment with OGF’s mission, strategy and leadership to drive and harmonise networked actions across Europe and globally.
OGF.eeig is governed by an internal regulation ensuring synchronisation mechanisms with OGF and managing structure to execute on expected synergies in Europe. OGF.eeig has two SMEs as its founding organisations – Trust-IT Services Ltd and Innotec Srl – both with consolidated experiences in IT research and development. OGF.eeig has its legal entity in the UK and its operational premises in Pisa, Italy.
More specifically, OGF.eeig is chartered with:
By its Article of Association, OGF.eeig re-invests all possible profits in the activities of the EEIG specified in the mission summarised above. OGF.eeig co-ordinated OGF-Europe’s Industry Expert Group (IEG), comprising distinguished members of the community chartered with evaluating how Distributed Computing Infrastructures and particularly cloud computing are transforming the commercial landscape.
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