On January 29, the Committee on Grid Strategy, appointed by the Finnish Ministry of Education, published a report on Finland’s e-Science Program Suomen eScience-ohjelma (abstract in English)

Among the proposals:

• Build a national, comprehensive and cost-effective environment and specialist cluster for massive data materials management.

• Develop funding systems that will improve the quality of software for computational science.

• Develop funding systems that will enable researchers to buy or develop services in support of networking collaboration