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French govt asks Dassault Systemes and OVH to work on sovereign cloud project

Thursday 3 October 2019 | 17:33 CET | News
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French finance minister Bruno Le Maire said that the government is moving ahead with a project supporting a sovereign cloud handling sensitive data from strategic sectors. The minister had talked about the project earlier this year, and has now revealed that two French-based companies, Dassault Systemes and OVH, have been asked to develop the plan further.

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Categories: Internet
Companies: Dassault Systemes / OVH
Countries: France
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