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A Decision Model to Support Movement between Cloud and Edge

Modern applications are eager to acquire and consume more and more amounts of data coming from distributed heterogeneous devices and sources. The spread of Edge Computing answers to the needs of these applications by enabling access and usage of data directly near the...

Electronic Health Records and Patient Safety

Post by Mariet NouriJanian, Eleonora Ciceri, Paola Aurucci and Andrea Micheletti. Image from forbes.com. An Electronic Health Record (henceforth, EHR) is a collection of health information about a patient, which is stored in a digital format. Electronic records in an...

Access control in the GDPR era

With the introduction of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and its requirements for privacy by design and privacy by default, business operators have started to review the available options for integrating appropriate Access Control mechanisms into their...

Node-RED in DITAS

If one could describe DITAS in a simple and intuitive way (from the perspective of an application developer), it can be said that is a tool that eases and optimizes data accessibility and provision, offering them timely, securely and accurately under a layer of...

Monitoring Formats for distributed File Logging

Logging and monitoring for IoT devices are critical in larger deployments. Smaller edge devices can have unpredictable availability; they might go offline for long periods, change their physical location, or reduce their bandwidth to reduce power usage. Fog, the...

Serverless or Function as a Service (FaaS) architectures

In the lasts years we have seen how new infrastructure technologies have changed the way we think in developing applications. We have evolved from metal hardware provisioning, virtualization, to Cloud IaaS, container technologies… the software developer has changed...

WELCOME!!

WELCOME!!

Welcome to the blog of DITAS project. Here you will find periodical publications around the technologies behind the project, our end-users' day-to-day activities, what kind of applications do they develop, what kind of limitations or barriers do they find, and timely...