The University of Zurich, UZH, is a public research university in the city of Zurich in Switzerland.
The Department of Informatics, IfI, at UZH is part of the Faculty of Business, Economics and Informatics, WWF. It establishes the leading teaching and research affiliation in Informatics in Switzerland. The IfI shows a significant research focus on communications and distributed systems, thus, forming the Communication Systems Group, CSG, in 2004. At this stage, the CSG’s primary focus is on security, privacy, and blockchains, while currently, the CSG runs three European projects in this domain.
Within the Certify project, the CSG’s interest is significant in two technical work packages. The CSG focuses on designing and developing a blockchain-based sharing infrastructure of security information in T3.1, the Over-The-Air Patch Infrastructure in T3.3, and the pilot for tracking and monitoring of artworks in T4.1 and T4.2.