Software 2.0: Rebooting Europe’s Software Industry


In this report, the European Commission, in conjunction with industry experts, reviews the status of the software industry in Europe, identifies its main challenges and provides recommendations for how these challenges can be addressed.

In order to seize the opportunities that Software 2.0 presents as the largest and fastest growing segment of the ICT market, the report highlights promoting human talent in software, creating innovative capacity and shaping the future Internet as the 3 key challenges that must be addressed.

The report also outlines various solutions for meeting each of these key challenges as part of the general vision of ‘rebooting’ Europe’s software industry.