Great Companies Need Great Ecosystems

Join in and become part of the community

Cloud Ecosystem is the network that drives the digital market. We are not only open to cloud providers, but also to software houses who still have the road to the cloud ahead of them, as well as system integrators, service providers and anyone who deals with digital topics. By becoming a member you can network actively and form cooperations and build partnerships.

Here you will find our FAQ and answers about our individual services

Changes due to the corona pandemic possible, especially in the Events section. Instead of taking parts in events and workshops, several blogposts are offered.  

Supporting Member:

Participation in initiatives/special projects (what are initiatives and special projects?)

Cloud Ecosystem is actively committed to European solution providers. As Cloud Ecosystem Memberyou will be kept up-to-date about current initiatives and will be able contribute to their success with your support. In doing so, you help to make the topic of SaaS more visible in Europe.

Smart Business Cloud solution profiles

The Smart Business Cloud is the largest neutral cloud store for smart solutions. The Smart Business Cloud helps companies select SaaS solutions and with its blog offers valuable information for cloud use by SMEs. The requirements for listing a SaaS solution include:

  • Free trial version
  • Scalability 
  • Automatic updates
  • Browser based
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Services only provided if the requirements for Smart Business Cloud are met  

Logo on cloudecosystem.org

Cloud Ecosystem is Germany's largest network for digital business models and will also be active across Europe. You position yourself as an active member of a growing community with your company logo.

Term and notice period

Supporting Membership is free of charge on a permanent basis and you can cancel it at any time with immediate effect. You are what we refer to as a Supporting Member in the Ecosystem and have no voting rights at the General Meeting.

From Professional Membership (includes the same services enjoyed by Supporting Membership):

Participation in ecosystem events

Nothing beats having personal contacts. Cloud Ecosystem therefore regularly organises events. From exclusive working groups with selected (5-10) participants to large networking events and conferences with 100 participants

X Smart Business Cloud publications/year

Our team edits your content and convinces the world of your solution. Thus ensuring that user companies always receive valuable and high-quality information about all aspects of smart working on the Smart Business Cloud (www.smartbusinesscloud.de). As a substitute for attending the meetings, you can publish more content about us.

Participation in selected workgroups

Our workgroups take the form of exclusive events with selected participants who are as far as possible ideally matched. The aim of our workgroups is to create ground-breaking innovations and long-term business partnerships for our members

Certified Cloud certification

You can have your SaaS or IaaS solution certified. This addresses the applicability and practicality of the solution in your company. 5 questions each are asked in 6 categories, ranging from data security to contractual conditions and service offering to cloud architecture. 3 out of 5 questions need to be answered positively in each category. At least 3 references are also required in addition. The certificate is valid for one year and needs to be renewed annually. Here you can already preview the Certified Cloud Questionnaire here.

With Certified Cloud, you make sure your solution stands out from the competition and accelerate the selection process at SMEs.

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Services only provided if the requirements for Smart Business Cloud are met

Term and termination

Your membership begins on the first day of the month after the contract is sent and is valid for at least 12 months. You can cancel your membership with a period of notice of 3 months prior to the end of the membership year. 

So what do we have to do?

Well you can be sure you will not face any obligations. With the Professional Membership, a representative of your company can attend the general meeting. Here you can, for instance, cast your vote in the board election.

From Premium Membership (includes the same services enjoyed by Supporting and Professional Membership):

Guest article in the Ecosystem Blog

The Ecosystem Blog is targeted at its own community. Share your best practices and experiences here and position yourself as a thought leader in the industry.

Silver sponsoring package

As an Ecosystem Community sponsor, large companies show their presence and commitment and keep their finger on the pulse of what is happening in the European cloud industry. Premium members receive:

  • Company logo in the presentations
  • Company logo on the agenda
  • Company logo on the partner roll up

Please note the current changes due to the corona pandemic!

Term and termination

Your membership begins on the first day of the month after the contract is sent and is valid for at least 12 months. You can cancel your membership with a period of notice of 3 months prior to the end of the membership year.

From Enterprise Membership (includes the same services enjoyed by Supporting, Professional and Premium Membership)

1 Open Integration Hub - Connector development

The Open Integration Hub is a provider-neutral open source framework for easy data synchronisation between any chosen software applications. Solutions that develop a connector to the Open Integration Hub no longer need any other APIs to other solutions. The data is automatically synchronised on all the solutions over the hub. We build your connector to the hub

Gold Sponsoring Package

The package contains all the services from the Silver Package. The sponsoring member is:

 

  • Supporters of the great emerging European Ecosystem for SaaS providers
  • A main driving force in the enlargement of the European Ecosystem
  • The sponsoring member presents themselves with their "Powered by …" logo on the members page of the European Ecosystems (currently around 150 members) 
  • Presence at the events (stand, banner, rollups, marketing materials etc)
Term and termination

The terms for the sponsoring membership is 12 months and ends automatically. When booking a 2-year contract, your company receives a 15% discount for the 2nd year of membership 

Charta (german) 

Fee regulations (german)

Conditions of participation for events (german)

Contact

We look forward to receiving your feedback, queries and ideas. Contact us today! We will get back in touch with you as quickly as possible.

Veerle Türling

Veerle Türling

Head of Marketing

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