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Corporate solutions are IT solutions devised by the European Commission.

When available, corporate solutions must be used for the development of European Commission websites

Europa Web Publishing Platform

Europa Web Publishing Platform is the state of the art web publishing platform for building European Commission websites. It is based on Drupal, benefits from the experience of the NextEuropa CMS and integrates European Commission's rules and legal requirements for its web presence.

Europa Search

Europa Search is the centralised European Commission search engine. The service offers search functionalities like filtered search specifically targeted at covering the websites of the Commission. In addition, as a corporate service, the use of Europa Search is aligned with the respective Web Guide rules on third-party tools implementation, data protection, and accessibility.

Europa Analytics

Europa Analytics allows you to track, analyse and understand better your website audience. This is crucial to ensure online communication is targeted, compliant with EU data protection rules and cost-efficient. This corporate service is currently based on the open source tool Matomo/Piwik, customised for specific European Commission business needs.

Europa Webtools: providing interactive features on European Commission websites

Europa Webtools is a portfolio of high-end, corporate tools and interactive services tailored for European Commission websites meeting its requirements in terms of accessibility and data protection. 

Europa video player

Europa video player is the mandatory corporate tool for playing video clips on European Commission websites. It provides ease of integration and works on any device and browsing platform.

SCIC events database

It is mandatory to register corporate events in the Events Database managed by DG Interpretation (SCIC), the department responsible for interpretation and organisation of conferences in the Commission. Once registered, you can also request to benefit from the SCIC framework contract with events service providers.

EUSurvey

EUSurvey is the mandatory corporate tool for creating and conducting multilingual surveys and public consultations. It covers all steps in a survey lifecycle, from the design and launch of the survey to the analysis and publication of results. EUSurvey can collect stakeholders' views on a specific issue, consult businesses, citizens, and other parties, and measure user satisfaction.

Web streaming

Run and managed by DG Interpretation (SCIC), the webcast portal  (http://webcast.ec.europa.eu) provides a one-stop shop webstreaming  service for the European Commission.

Digit Catalogue

Find out more about the IT services DG Informatics (DIGIT) offers to end-users, IT professionals, business owners and contracts specialists in its service catalogue (EU login required).

COMM B3 service catalogue

Find out more about the corporate tool services offered by COMM B3 and how and where to contact the service providers in its service catalogue (EU login required).

Contact and support

Need further assistance on this topic? Please contact the team in charge of Europa Domain Management (EU Login required)



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The Europa Web Guide is the official rulebook for the European Commission's web presence, covering editorial, legal, technical, visual and contractual aspects.
All European Commission web sites must observe the rules and guidelines it contains.
Web practitioners are invited to observe its contents and keep abreast of updates. Read more.