Catalogue of Environmental Research Expertise in Ireland

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Organisation Contact Details

Contact First Name: opensky Data Systems: Susanne McCabe

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Osprey Business Campus Naas Co Kildare Ireland

Telephone Contact Number: +353 45 855 675

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Organisation Details

Organisation Type: SME

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opensky Data Systems opensky Data Systems is an enterprise technology partner and data specialist to some of the world’s most innovative and progressive private and public sector management teams. opensky Data Systems specialise in the design, build and support of transport, health, retail and environmental information management systems. The company offers value through excellence in technical design, a flexible, client centred approach and high quality performance in traditional, new and emerging technologies. Clients can access a portfolio of IT supports ranging from IT Consulting & IT Strategy, Managed IT Services, Software Development & Deployment and IT support. These often combine to become the technical engine of an organisation, enhancing the capability and flexibility of existing resources and investments. openskys focus is on choosing sustainable and scalable IT investments that achieve a deeper competitive edge or a superior civic service for our clients. Started in 2004 by two college friends, Michael Cronin and William Flanagan, the company enjoys 40% year on year growth under their continued leadership. Opensky Data Systems is a certified Microsoft partner and is ISO9001 accredited. Headquarter in Naas, Co Kildare, with offices in Gliwice, Poland opensky Data Systems employs over 60 highly qualified people, who are at the heart of the company’s success. Enterprise Mobility Solutions & Services for the Mobile Enterprise: Mobile Enterprise Strategy Development / Enterprise Mobile Application Platform Design and Build / Enterprise Mobile Apps / Cross Platform Mobile App Development & User Testing / Mobile Workforce Software / Mobile Software for Multi Device use / Smartphone Applications / Cloud Platform Services (Microsoft Azure & Rackspace) / BYOD / Data Security Consulting / Systems Integration / Hosting / Disaster Recovery Information & Data Management Services for the SMART Enterprise: Big Data Strategy / Big Data Platform Design, Build & Support / Microsoft SQL Server Services / Business Intelligence & Reporting / Customised Dashboard Analytics / Systems Integration / Software Analysis & Development/ Managed Software Services / Hosting / Data Security & Privacy / Disaster Recovery

Organisation or Individual Expertise Keywords:
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National Research Funding

EPA Research Programme

This researcher or research organisation has expressed interest in the following areas:

 Climate Change Research

Involvement in Relevant National Expert Groups

EU Research Partnerships

This researcher or research organisation has expressed interest in the following areas of EU Research Partnerships:

Climate Change

Interests indicated in the Climate Change Joint Programming Initiative

 Improving Tools for Decision-Making under Climate Change

 Moving towards Reliable Decadal Climate Predictions

Relevant information in relation to Participation relevant experts groups

No information specified

Details of any previous or current EU-funded projects the individual or organisation were involved in.

No information specified

Horizon 2020

Horizon 2020 website

Challenge 5 (Climate Action, Resource Efficiency & Raw Materials)

This researcher or research organisation has outlined their interests in Challenge 5 as follows:

Global environmental observation and information systems

Interest indicated in this area

Focus Areas

 Personalising health and care

 Smart cities and communities

 Mobility for growth

 Waste: a resource to recycle, reuse and recover raw materials

Societal Challenges 5 Priority Areas

This researcher/organisation has interest(s) in Societal Challenges 5 Priority Areas as outlined as follows

None specified.

Expertise in Societal Challenges 5 Cross-cutting Areas

This researcher has indicated interest(s) and expertise in Societal Challenges 5 Cross-cutting areas as follows:

No cross-cutting areas specified

Details of Participation in European Innovation Partnerships and European Technology Platforms:

The details of any ETPs or EIP this researcher/organisation have participated in or are currently participating in is outlined as follows.

No participation information provided.

Relevant EU Research Experience

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Involvement in EU-funded research projects: Please outline details of any previous or current EU-funded projects the individual or organisation was involved in.

LIFE and COST Actions

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Go to the COST website

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 Environmental Governance and Information

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