eco is celebrating its 25 years of existence this year under the motto of “Internet with Responsibility”. At the same time, the concept of digital sovereignty is being discussed increasingly in the media, politics, and parts of the Internet industry. But what does digital sovereignty actually mean and how does it relate to the anniversary motto? We asked Alexander Rabe, Managing Director of eco – Association of the Internet Industry, for his thoughts.
The Cloud – Motor of Digitalization
EuroCloud Deutschland_eco e. V. is the association of the German cloud computing industry. It promotes acceptance and meets the demands for cloud services on the German market. EuroCloud Deutschland_eco is part of the European network and is in a permanent dialogue with the partners from EuroCloud Europe.
EuroCloud Deutschland_eco e. V. was founded in December 2009 and is affiliated to eco – Verband der Internetwirtschaft e. V.. Together, both associations enable as many synergies as possible for relevant topics.
Thomas Niessen of the Trusted Cloud Competence Network and Andreas Weiss of the eco Association and Eurocloud Deutschland_eco outline aspects being considered in the framework for assessment of GAIA-X providers. Read more on dotmagazine.