S-Cube project (NOE): Software Services and Systems Network (2008-2012). Seventh Research Framework Programme (FP7). Contract No 215483. Funded by the Commission of European Communities Information Society and Media Directorate-General, the project mission is to establish a unified, multidisciplinary, vibrant research community which will enable Europe to lead the software-services revolution and help shape the software service based Internet which will underpin the whole of our future society. S-Cube aims to push the frontiers of research in Service Oriented Computing by creating a vigorous research agenda where knowledge from diverse research communities is meaningfully synthesized, integrated and applied. Starting on March, 1 2008.