Latest Cloud Essentials

UK Cloud Awards 2015 finalists announced

Feb 24, 2015 Caroline Preece

Cloud Pro and Cloud Industry Forum reveal the awards shortlist after record number of entries

How does malware detection work in the cloud?

Feb 13, 2015 Davey Winder

Cloud has helped boost security for firms, but it's also helping out the bad guys too, warns Davey Winder


UK Cloud Awards demonstrates health of cloud industry

Feb 13, 2015 Maxwell Cooter

The judges have been busy looking through the entries and Max Cooter is pleased with the volume and quality of nominations

Latest SaaS

Crunch accounting review

Feb 9, 2015 David Cartwright

Simple software with support from accountants


Amazon WorkMail vs IBM Notes: Will it be a knockout fight?

Feb 3, 2015 Maxwell Cooter

Amazon WorkMail is yet another example of how fast AWS can move in response to market demand, says Max Cooter

WebEx vs GoToMeeting: Which is king of online meetings?

Feb 2, 2015 David Cartwright

GoToMeeting aims to challenge WebEx as the defacto meeting tool

Latest IaaS

Backblaze for Business review

Feb 17, 2015 Kat Orphanides

Unlimited online backup for Windows and OS X for £33 per device/year

BT Cloud review

Jan 27, 2015 Gareth Halfacree

A useful storage service with good privacy features for existing BT customers

Box Notes review

Nov 11, 2014 Stuart Andrews

Cloud sharing and collaboration for the enterprise gets beefed up

Latest PaaS

Datadog review

Dec 22, 2014 David Cartwright

Does this networking monitoring tool live up to the hype?

Private Cloud

How to securely migrate data to a private cloud

Oct 29, 2014 Davey Winder

Ditch the assumptions over security in private cloud, they may leave data open to compromise

What to do when your cloud implementation goes wrong

Sep 12, 2014 Clare Hopping

All companies want their cloud deployments to proceed smoothly but what if things go wrong: what are the options?