Alibaba throws $1bn to grow cloud outside China

Jul 30, 2015 Clare Hopping

The company will use the funds to extend its cloud service to new territories

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Office 365 used by almost 90 per cent of organisations

Jul 29, 2015 Clare Hopping

However, employees are using it to store files holding personal information with the word 'password' in the filename

Here's why the cloud is now a necessity

Jul 28, 2015 Clare Hopping

Cloud's no longer a 'nice to have', but is key to collaboration and more

Google et al unite to form Cloud Native Computing Foundation

Jul 22, 2015 Clare Hopping

The Foundation is comprised of more than 24 companies who are hoping to leverage their position in cloud space

IBM not put off cloud by falling revenues

Jul 22, 2015 Clare Hopping

The company's latest results show it's in for a hard slog to ensure cloud pulls up its business


Putting police footage in the cloud could be a first step to online detection

Jun 3, 2015 Mary Branscombe

Azure’s government cloud is secure enough to store police bodycam video – and maybe start analysing it too

The cloud is cool. No, really

May 21, 2015 Clare Hopping

How has the cloud become such an amazing part of our business and consumer lives? And what's next for cloud computing?

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Keeping a finger on the cloud pulse

Mar 19, 2015 Mark Samuels

Cloud has become the new normal and on-demand services are pushing the tech

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HR in the cloud explained

Mar 10, 2015 Maxwell Cooter

We take a look at HR/HCM and how the cloud can benefit firms in these areas

Will the cloud cost me my job?

Feb 2, 2015 Mark Samuels

Cloud offers many benefits, but is one of the downsides the fact your role might become redundant? Mark Samuels takes a look...

Case Studies

JustEat & the cloud: Video interview

Jan 9, 2015 Cloud Pro Staff

JustEat's director of engineering talks about the power of the cloud and changing industry trends

Peterborough City Council moves IT to AWS cloud

Dec 24, 2014 Rene Millman

Authority hopes cloud-based IT will save costs as it cuts £25m from budget

Microsoft Azure powers JustGiving's future vision for charitable donations

Dec 16, 2014 Rene Millman

JustGiving turns to Microsoft Azure to help ramp up donation levels to good causes...

Majestic Wine confident to meet future demands thanks to cloud

Dec 3, 2014 Rene Millman

The wine retailer boosts its web presence thanks to cloud implementation and trusted partnership...

Cloud: Helping Eat digest sales data more effectively

Nov 21, 2014 Rene Millman

The cloud-based solution replaces several error-prone spreadsheets and processes