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  • Channel calls for EC cloud strategy refinements

    Cloud services providers have welcomed the release of the European Commission’s European Cloud Computing Strategy report, but say that Brussels’ proposals need further refinement 

  • Rise appoints channel head to support reseller cloud moves

    Rise has appointed Sue MacDermott as head of channel with a brief to help more resellers make the transition to the cloud as it looks to get more business through existing partners 

  • Phoenix calls for closer scrutiny of cloud SLAs

    With cloud sales on the rise the potential for confusion over delivery has also increased leading to Phoenix to call for greater understanding and clarity around SLAs 

  • Databarracks gains cloud certification

    Databarracks has gained the Cloud Industry Forum provider certification as a result of proving it will be transparent and open over what it can deliver 

  • Customers ramp up cloud and big data moves

    An EMC survey of customers has found that the next twelve months will be ones of IT transformation with an increasing number of firms embracing cloud and big data 

  • Cloud still a foreign concept to many Europeans

    The BSA has discovered that across Europe there are mixed attitudes towards the cloud but the majority of users have little understanding of the technology 

  • Greater cloud transparency needed to boost sales

    The Cloud Industry Forum has called more transparency from those selling the technology in an effort to get sales moving in the right direction 

  • Gartner calls time on peak of cloud hype

    The cloud has passed its peak in terms of hype and is now set for a period of more realistic expectations before becoming mainstream 

  • Rackspace profits from hosted demand

    Growing demand for hosted cloud services has pushed quarterly revenues at sector bellwether Rackspace up 29% year-on-year to $319m (£203.7m), while net profit of $25m was up 49%. 

  • Cloud business could hit SAP targets

    SAP's SuccessFactors business has added costs to the vendor's balance sheet and had an impact on profitability