The Irish Data and Cloud Cluster was created to facilitate and accelerate the growth of cloud computing and data analytics sectors in Ireland.
The IDCC is designed to support Ireland becoming Europe’s leading country for data analytics and cloud computing by enhancing the competitiveness, productivity, innovation and entrepreneurial capacity of Irish based firms, both multinational and indigenous.
The Irish Data and Cloud Cluster is supported as an official pilot cluster through Irish state agencies Enterprise Ireland and IDA Ireland Pilot Clustering Programme.
IDA Ireland is the agency responsible for industrial development in Ireland. The IDA is responsible for the development and promotion of foreign industry and enterprise in Ireland. The IDA is focusing on attracting high value investment into Ireland such as Research & Development activities, European Headquarters, Advanced manufacturing and supply chain management activities.
Enterprise Ireland is the Irish leading state economic development agency focused on helping Irish-owned business deliver new export sales. The core mission of Enterprise Ireland is to accelerate the development of Irish enterprises capable of achieving strong positions in global markets resulting in increased national and regional prosperity and purchasing power.