FIWARE node and innovation hubs are being created all around the world, reaching international players, organizations and initiatives all over the world.
This is where the FIWARE Mundus Programme comes in: to establish worldwide links that help FIWARE to thrive within and beyond European borders by mobilizing policy makers and innovation ecosystems in in regions where FIWARE would help embracing the Future Internet challenges.
- EU entreprises
- EU regions
- Worldwide actors
- Best practices
- Technology adoption
- Marketplace population
PAVING THE WAY TO BECOME GLOBAL
HERE ARE SOME OF OUR FIRST STEPS TO BEING GLOBAL!
MANY ACTIVITIES WITH LATIN AMERICA
In Mexico, a FIWARE node has been set up and FIWARE Mexico is facilitating the uptake of FIWARE technologies through trainings and events . An R&D center devoted to FIWARE is being set up in Chile. Initial conversations have happened with Argentina, Costa Rica, Panama, Nicaragua, and Colombia.
FIRST AGREEMENT WITH KOREA
An agreement has been signed on 5 March 2015 to promote FIWARE as a common platform for IoT between Europe and Korea.
INTEREST IN NORTH AMERICA
Discussions are happening with USA in particular with US Ignite, and in Canada with a number of relevant organizations gathered by the University of Toronto, to investigate possible paths for cooperation and in particular for using FIWARE as one of the global platforms for Smart Cities worldwide.
PROSPECTS IN AFRICA
FIWARE nodes are planned be hosted at Sonatel in Senegal and at Mauritius Telecom by the end of 2015. Contacts are also happening with Ivory Coast.
MAP OF TECHNOLOGY AND BUSINESS CHALLENGES
FOR THE FUTURE INTERNET
Below you can find all the white papers on Future Internet roadmap produced by the initiative.
INTEREST IN NORTH AMERICA
“Map of technology and business challenges for the Future Internet” white paper describes the challenges that Future Internet should face in term of technology and business evolution. The white paper is the first step for the elaboration of the roadmap contented in the other white papers.
“A Future Internet Roadmap for the FIWARE ecosystem” white paper provides a roadmap of the evolution of the Future Internet considering FIWARE as the platform to support that future. The white paper works as a general introduction to other five white papers providing a detailed view on the roadmap for the following technologies:
- Media Internet
- Big Data
- Internet of Things
- Cloud Computing
- Communication Networks
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