EU TENDER: Study on the Economic Potential of Far Edge Computing in the Future Smart Internet of Things

Deadline: 03-09-2021

(Source: European Commission, DG for Communications Networks, Content and Technology

Scope of the procurement

Title: Study on the Economic Potential of Far Edge Computing in the Future Smart Internet of Things

Reference number: CNECT/2021/OP/0026

Main CPV code

73000000 Research and development services and related consultancy services

Type of contract


Short description:

The aim of the study is to analyse Europe’s economic opportunities and to derive solid economic data, as well as future policy development for Euope’s digital, industrial and green strategies. Our objectives are:

1) To identify and measure the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and challenges of European stakeholders and their competitiveness in a cloud continuum with strong growth at the Far Edge;

2) To quantify with broad and robust data Europe’s economic opportunities, in general and in four important vertical areas: mobility, agriculture, energy, and manufacturing;

3) To derive scenarios in said sectors, which demonstrate ecological and green benefits of strengthening Far Edge computing;

4) To discuss the impact of Far Edge computing in the context of the European data, industrial and green strategies;

5) To identify and evaluate the potential impact of European measures at programme and policy level in order to support this opportunity for European industry.

Estimated total value

Value excluding VAT: 300 000.00 EUR

Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: no

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