From Earth Science Information Partners (ESIP)
- Help ESIP members understand better cloud computing.
- Enable ESIP communities to share experiences of adopting cloud computing, making data and service available, and integrating systems through cloud platforms.
- Provide professional suggestions and guidance to ESIP members for what cloud computing can do or how cloud computing can help when they seek for cloud solutions.
- Foster collaborative research on cloud computing architecture, reference model, and relevant new technologies