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e‐Inclusion initiatives from private and non‐profit European entities (XII)

(BEING CONTINUED FROM    17/08/15) 10. Mode 83 Interviewees: • Yves Sibilaud, Mode83, director. Abstract: . Mode83 is a non‐profit organisation resource centre dedicated to local development through ICT. Mode 83 runs a range of initiatives for different kind of public, … Continue reading

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e‐Inclusion initiatives from private and non‐profit European entities (XI)

(BEING CONTINUED FROM    11/11/14) 9.Learning and Skills Network – MoLeNET and GoMobile! Interviewees:•Elizabeth Horne, Head of Sector of Schools and Local Authorities at LSN;•Dr. Geoff Foot, an LSN Programme Manager for eLearning and Technology and leader of the Support and … Continue reading

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CON =SYN PUTARE=TO RECKON, FOR US ,IS THE NON HUMAN HYPOLOGISTEER(AS)

When was the first computer invented? There is no easy answer to this question due to the many different classifications ofcomputers. The first mechanical computer, created by Charles Babbage, doesn’t really resemble what most would consider a computer today. Therefore, … Continue reading

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e‐Inclusion initiatives from private and non‐profit European entities (X)

(CONTINUED FROM   23/02/14) 8.Internet Terjeszteseert Alapitvany – WiFi VillageInterviewees:•Matyas Nagy, ITA, Project Manager;•Andras Nyiro, ITA, President. Abstract: the initiative aims to provide access points and training in several rural settlements across the country.The WiFi Village initiative (previously known as Login) … Continue reading

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e‐Inclusion initiatives from private and non‐profit European entities (IX)

(CONTINUED FROM   30/05/13 ) 7.2 COMPUTER CLUBHOUSE Interviewees: •Ciaran McGuinness, Computer Clubhouse Dublin, coordinator; •Janice Feighery, Computer Clubhouse Dublin, coordinator. Abstract: the clubhouse is a worldwide initiative launched by Intel to provide a creative and safe after‐school learning environment for … Continue reading

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LIVING ON A CLOUD with some objections (Dlast)

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  12/11/12) Software DeploymentWith cloud computing offering increasing abstraction of the underlying hardware, a  related, but separate, set of decisions must be made concerning how the software and  applications are deployed on cloud infrastructure. The cloud computing model … Continue reading

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e‐Inclusion initiatives from private and non‐profit European entities (VIII)

(CONTINUED FROM   9/11/12 ) IMPLEMENTATION AND SELF‐REPORTED RESULTS ʹClick On It Grandmaʹ programme relies on a computer learning course for senior citizens developed by BCC. The programme provides practice‐oriented e‐skills learning and training courses that have been designed for and … Continue reading

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LIVING ON A CLOUD with some objections (C)

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  20/03/12) Cloud Computing Defined“It’s one of the foundations of the next generation of  computing. . .. It’s a world where the network is the platformfor all computing, where everything we think of as  a computer today is … Continue reading

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e‐Inclusion initiatives from private and non‐profit European entities (VII)

(CONTINUED FROM   10/03/12 ) ANNEX I: REVISED CASE STUDIES’ ANALYSIS 1.Barclays – Reasonable Adjustment Scheme Interviewees: 2•Clare Harty, Barclays UK, Diversity and Inclusion Manager. Abstract: Barclays implemented a fully integrated scheme that allows employees from any sector of the company … Continue reading

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LIVING ON A CLOUD with some objections (B)

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  20/08/11) Compelling New Opportunities: The Cloud EcosystemBut cloud computing isn’t just about a proliferation of Xen image stacks on a restrictedhandful of infrastructure providers. It’s also about an emerging ecosystem of complementaryservices that provide computing resources such … Continue reading

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e‐Inclusion initiatives from private and non‐profit European entities (VI)

(CONTINUED FROM   22/08/11 ) 3.2.Final policy recommendations Stemming from the results of the consultation mentioned above and from the cross‐analysis of the case studies in Section 2, Figure 8 below aims to graphically describe the interrelations between the recommendations that … Continue reading

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e‐Inclusion initiatives from private and non‐profit European entities (V)

(CONTINUED FROM   26/02/11 ) 3.POLICY RECOMMENDATIONS In this final section we propose our policy recommendations, which are a re‐elaboration of the input described earlier. 3.1. Web consultationFigure 5 below illustrates the user‐friendly voting platform launched by Tech4i2 at http://tech4i2.ideascale.com. Table … Continue reading

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LIVING ON A CLOUD with some objections (A)

Cloud Computing at a Higher Level In many ways, cloud computing is simply a metaphor for the Internet,the increasing movement of compute and data resources onto theWeb. But there’s a difference: cloud computing represents a newtipping point for the value … Continue reading

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e‐Inclusion initiatives from private and non‐profit European entities (IV)

(CONTINUED FROM   16/10/10 ) 2.8. Initiatives’ impact: measurements and observations The study originally aimed at identifying innovative and impactful e‐Inclusion case studies from the private and no‐profit sector in order to capture the current situation in term of initiatives coming … Continue reading

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