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The cluster for in defense , safety and security (CIDSS) is an open cooperation platform for all actors in the security chain. It is the perfect ecosystem for in a public and private security and defense environment.

This particular cluster has a quadruple helix structure operating amongst four different parties (hence quadruple), in which government and security services (1), companies (2), educational and knowledge institutions (3), professional end users and society (4) interact and work together on an active basis to develop innovations that should lead to a safer society. It is a network in which all nodes are interconnected. The cluster is a neutral and objective environment for an active and constructive public private cooperation on the level of innovation  in the safety domain.

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eu Portfolio of Solutions web site has been initially developed in the scope of DRIVER+ project. Today, the service is managed by AIT Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH., for the benefit of the European Management. PoS is endorsed and supported by the Disaster Competence Network Austria (DCNA) as well as by the STAMINA and TeamAware H2020 projects.