Our Six Key Thrusts

SUPPORT

Flagship Users of Cloud Services

ATTRACT

Cloud Players

DEVELOP

Manpower & Competency for Industry

FORGE

R&D Relationships and Build Knowledge Capital Assets

PROVIDE

Enabling Infrastructure

BUILD

a Trusted Environment through Policy and Legislations

Initiatives

Programmes & Projects

This section details support programmes under the National Cloud Computing Office at IDA. Such support programmes typically focuses on the use of cloud computing as an enabling infrastructure. An example is the Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) Enablement Programme, where funding support were provided for SaaS enablement projects in specific industry verticals in Singapore. 

Programmes & Projects

Standards and Guidelines

IDA has worked with Singapore's Information Technology Standards Committee (ITSC) to produce various cloud-related standards and technical references. Apart form collaboration with ITSC, IDA is also focused on creating guidelines that includes Cloud Outage Incident Response, Data Quality Metrics and Dataset Versioning. 

Standards & Guidelines

International Conference

Cloud Computing Research & Innovation

27-28 October 2014, Creation Theatre @ Matrix Building, Biopolis, Singapore

EVENTS

Newsroom

2014

Guidelines on Data Quality Metrics

The ubiquitous nature of the Internet has resulted in a massive increase in the number of digital users and activity. This increase is, in turn, generating an unprecedented amount of data.

2013

Submission Deadline: Data-as-a-Service Call for Collaboration

This Call for Collaboration (CFC) was launched on 11 December 2013.
Note that the proposal submission deadline has been extended from 17 January 2014 till 4 pm, 29 January 2014.

Launch of New Multi-Tier Cloud Security (MTCS) Standard In Singapore

A new cloud security standard has been launched to provide businesses with greater clarity on the levels of security offered by different cloud service providers (CSPs).

SEP Call for Healthcare Related Software – Submission Deadline

The Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) Enablement Programme Call for healthcare related software was launched on 31 July 2013, and will close at 1200 hrs on 2 September 2013.

For detailed information on the Call, please click here.

For enquiries, please write to IDA_Cloud@ida.gov.sg

Resources

Directories

You may search for IaaS/PaaS, Saas, CTC and Cloud Training Providers.

CSP Registry

All you need to know about the providers when sourcing cloud services

Case Studies

Case studies highlighting solutions of Cloud Computing implemented in Singapore.

Videos

Check out cloud computing related talks from our past events

Cloud Booklets

Download our annually-published Cloud Computing in Singapore Booklets

Case Studies

Explore case studies showcasing the benefits, challenges and solutions
of cloud computing that are used by enterprises of all types to transform their businesses.

About Us

OUR MILESTONES

Genesis of Cloud Computing in Singapore

The National Grid Office (or NGO) was established in 2003 under the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR), to promote the adoption of grid computing in Singapore. NGO was then led by the National Grid Steering Committee (NGSC) chaired by Mr Peter Ho, former Permanent Secretary for Defence and Head of Civil Service.


NATIONAL CLOUD COMPUTING ADVISORY COUNCIL