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ESFRI has included the SLICES project into its roadmap

Published Sep 22, 2021

ESFRI has included the project SLICES, Scientific LargeScale Infrastructure for Computing/Communication Experimental Studies, into its roadmap in June 2021. KTH is a core partner of SLICES. 

ESFRI has established a European Roadmap for Research Infrastructures (new and major upgrades, pan-European interest) for the next 10-20 years, stimulates the implementation of these facilities, and updates the roadmap as needed.

After a thorough evaluation and selection procedure SLICES was included as a new project in the ESFRI 2021 Roadmap Update after scoring high for its science case and maturity for implementation.

SLICES is aligned with the current efforts at KTH to establish a mobile communication and computing testbed (5G and beyond, including communication, networking and computing), supporting basic IT research as well research in the area of digitalization. SLICES provides a European context, contact network, user base and professional support for the efforts at KTH and in Sweden, in general.

The SLICES website

The ESFRI press release

The ESFRI Roadmap 2021 website

More information

Please contact Professor György Dán  at KTH for more information about SLICES.