The Internet industry – operators of digital infrastructures, services and business models – is a key industry and growth engine of our time. Its importance for the entire economy is steadily expanding, and its revenue volume in the European economic and financial zone has grown in recent years. More than ever before, we can say: The future is digital.
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eco Association on International Digital Strategy: “German federal government must now bring strategy to life”
eco Association on the AI Act: Harmonised Transposition is Crucial for Europe’s Competitiveness as a Digital Location
eco Association on the AI Act: EU and Germany Must Not Repeat Mistakes of GDPR
Are European data centres ready for the climate targets of the EU Green Deal? And which best practices can already be tapped into in order to both harness technological development potential, and to derive recommendations for political action for data centres of the future? A study commissioned by the eco Association for the Alliance for Strengthening of Digital Infrastructures in Germany, undertaken by the Borderstep Institute and supported by the Vodafone Institute, provides a wealth of information in this regard.
Today, the German Federal Cabinet adopted the international digital strategy. eco – Association of the Internet Industry welcomes the fact that the strategy is oriented towards a value-based approach in global digital policy, but at the same time calls for a timely design with concrete goals and measures.