Four in five SMEs “fully adapted” to the cloud by 2020, report forecasts

Wednesday, 20 August, 2014 - 13:00

Four in five small businesses will be “fully adapted” to the cloud by 2020, according to a new forecast from software firm Intuit.
The figures, posted in a deck entitled ‘Small Business Success in the Cloud’, prognosticated that 78% of US SMEs would be au fait in six years, as opposed to the current adoption rate of 37%.

Cloud platform price war

Friday, 1 August, 2014 - 10:30

AWS costs hit Amazon bottom line.
The cloud platform price war between the main players in the market is taking its toll with Amazon Web Services indicating that it saw a revenue decline in its latest set of financial results.

Crew Clothing fashions cloud-based marketing to engage buyers

Monday, 28 July, 2014 - 11:15

British luxury casualwear brand Crew Clothing wanted to shift away from traditional batch email marketing to something more timely and personal to re-engage its lapsed shoppers and create brand loyalty in the competitive clothing market. So it turned to a cloud-based marketing service.

The future of software is as a Service

Monday, 28 July, 2014 - 10:45

Every software in the Cloud thanks to ThreeHops & Enter Cloud Suite
Deploy and use software in the cloud has never been so easy. It only takes 3 easy steps.

WEBINAR - Contracts, SLAs and Code of Conduct

Tuesday, 15 July, 2014 - 15:30

The most common contractual issues between the parties of a cloud contract: Jurisdiction, Service Level Agreements, Privacy Level Agreements and the Code of Conduct for Cloud Service Providers.

New guidelines to help EU businesses use the Cloud

Friday, 27 June, 2014 - 11:15

Guidelines to help business users save money and get the most out of cloud computing services are being presented to the European Commission today. Cloud computing allows individuals, businesses and the public sector to store their data and carry out data processing in remote data centres, saving on average 10-20%.
European Commission Vice-President @NeelieKroesEU said: "This is the first time cloud suppliers have agreed on common guidelines for service level agreements. I think small businesses in particular will benefit from having these guidelines at hand when searching for cloud services.”