What is the PUZZLE Validation Contracts?
To open up the services uptake and testing activities of the PUZZLE Marketplace towards getting more feedback from interested parties, as well as gaining traction for its utilization right after the end of the project, through the establishment of a community of early adopters.
The PUZZLE project came up with Validation Contracts concept with the aim is to provide SMEs&MEs who deal with cybersecurity, privacy and personal data protection a set of tools and solutions of varied sophistication levels, to allow them to benefit from the innovative targeted solutions that the PUZZLE Marketplace offers, addressing their specific needs and available resources.
Through Validation Contracts Call (Contest) the interested parties were invited to present their ideas on how the PUZZLE Marketplace could complement the development activities of a product or service they are already providing to their customers, detailing the PUZZLE components and services utilized, to prove the applicability, usability, effectiveness and value of the PUZZLE concepts, models and mechanisms under real-life conditions.
PUZZLE aims to employ highly usable cybersecurity, privacy and data protection management framework in two directions: SMEs&MEs and Cyber security providers.
Validation Contracts of €10.000
In the Open Call, the project sought use cases from IT-based or non-IT-based SMEs&MEs with the overall objective to evaluate the Marketplace from two perspectives:
- from the end-user perspective for SMEs&MEs in various verticals and domains
- validation from cybersecurity vendors trying to extend and add their services that are existing in the markets, and how its benefits can be used as extra services.
The PUZZLE Validation Contracts will award selected applicants with a grant of 10.000€!
Validation Contracts Partners
- Advanced Cyber Security
- Advanced Microturbines
- HOP Ubiquitous SL
- Positive Ltd
- R2C System