European Commission defense plan provides funding for blockchain solutions

According to CoinDesk, the European Commission is calling for future-oriented defense solutions, including innovative blockchain concepts. The European Defense Industry Development Plan (EDIDP) tender, released on March 24, includes a detailed list of 42 items, calling on SMEs to provide solutions to promote innovation and technological transformation in the civilian and defense sectors. The plan will accept proposals related to "Real-time cloud-based infrastructure and internal digital twins that benefit from the robustness of blockchain technology."