Friday, February 03, 2006 The Enterprise Grid Alliance (EGA) consortium develops enterprise grid solutions and accelerates the deployment of grid computing, virtualization and on demand architectures in enterprises. The Alliance addresses obstacles that organizations face in using enterprise grids through open, interoperable solutions and best practices. By focusing exclusively on the needs of enterprise users, the EGA is enabling businesses to realize the many benefits of grid computing such as faster response to changing business needs, better utilization and service level performance and lower IT operating costs.