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Opinion: To be successful, GAIA-X shouldn’t have a budget

Europe’s GAIA-X project, meant to develop an alternative to US cloud services, has the participation of dozens of European companies. And the government is expected to pour in significant funds to support development of software solutions needed. But is anything…
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Why the digital infrastructure is a matter of national interest!

Today – a few giants from one country control the majority of the web. In a world where data is king – this poses a problem for nations that do not have access to those companies or data. The EU and individual nations need to encourage and nurture local solutions by identifying what works and invest in those!