Second Generation Schengen Information System for the European Commission (SIS II) goes live



The European Commission announce the deployment of the second generation Schengen Information System (SIS II). The new system will enable the exchange of information between national border control authorities, customers and police authorities on crime, national security and immigration matters. Designed to replace an older counterpart, SIS II will streamline border control processes in the…

eHealth: Successful Silicon Trust Workshop in Bucharest prepares for challenges ahead

Heads were smoking today by 4 pm in the grand Marriott Bucharest meeting room, where the 30 participants of  the Silicon Trust eHealth workshop had gathered to present, discuss and analyse the requirements and challenges of European eHealth systems. Presenters included Noel Nader from the French Sesame-Vitale, Erwin Bartels from the German Ministry of Health…