ECIT offers planning and design, application development, open ecosystem and other consultation services covering government big data, industrial big data and enterprise big data.
ECIT provides consultation support for the Shanghai Municipal government in the field of big data, mainly includes supported Shanghai Municipal Commission of Economy and Informatization to apply for the project of National Big Data Comprehensive Experimental Zone, participated in Big Data standard development and put forward three guided research projects of Big Data standard to Science and Technology Commission of Shanghai Municipality (STCSM) such as Big Data platform benchmarks, privacy protection. ECIT also participated in formulating big data national standards such as "Data Asset Management", "Big Data Storage and Processing Platform Technology Requirements". Furthermore, ECIT continuously undertook the research subjects on Big Data industry analysis, Big Data application case studies, industry dynamic and application promoting planning.
ECIT established the Joint Lab for Big Data Research in cooperation with Shanghai Changjiang Times Innovative Digital Technology Co. Ltd, Department of Computer Science and Engineering of SJTU. Working as the unit of Vice Chairman unit and Deputy Secretary General, ECIT participated in the establishment of Shanghai Big Data Alliance, and took the lead of big data standards formulation, industry research, consulting, etc. ECIT jointly with Shanghai Supercomputer Center, Hua Data Technology (Shanghai) Co., Ltd applied the project of STCSM “Shanghai data sharing and data services platform”.