Chasing a devotee. open source A new report published by the European Commission shows that industrial policy will help the European Union accelerate the digital transformation of European industry.
It is estimated. The OSS already contributes between € 65 billion and 95 95 billion to the EU’s GDP, which is equivalent to both shared air and water transport, according to OFE.
“Open source offers greenfield benefits to policy makers and gives Europe a chance to lead.” Note Sachiko Moto, CEO of OFE
Open source to win.
The report notes that EU governments and companies have already invested more than billion 1 billion in open source development in 2018, even as it identifies the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and challenges of the OSS. As in important fields Cyber security, And artificial intelligence (AI), Among others.
The report makes some recommendations for enabling OSS to help digitize European industry. One of the proposals is to establish a European network of government units dedicated to accelerating the use of open technologies.
The report also proposes to use the Horizon Europe program with a total budget of 95 95.5 billion for 2021-2027 to include the capital in “open source support mechanisms and projects”.
“Statistics predict that if open source contributions to the EU increase by 10%, they will increase the bloc’s GDP by 0.4% to 0.6% (approximately ڈالر 100 billion).” The evidence they need to promote open source for the benefit of the EU.