Wirecloud is the first public reference implementation of the Application Mashup Generic Enabler provided by the FI-WARE project.

FI-WARE is the cornerstone of the Future Internet Public Private Partnership (PPP) Programme of the European Industry and the European Commission. The project delivers a novel service infrastructure, built upon elements called Generic Enablers, which offer reusable and commonly shared functions making it easier to develop Future Internet Applications in multiple sectors, building a true foundation for the Future Internet.

The project develops public and royalty-free Open Specifications of Generic Enablers, together with a reference implementation of them available for testing. This way, it is aimed to develop working specifications that influence Future Internet standards. To do so, it offers a Reference Architecture of the envisioned platform, structured along a number of technical chapters, namely: