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28 Jul 2011

PASC report should be looking to the future but is instead just trying to settle old scores.

Commenting on the Public Administration Select Committee’s report into Government IT, Andy Burton, Chairman of the Cloud Industry Forum said:

21 Jul 2011

Cloud Industry Forum and UK Cloud Alliance align on Best Practices future

Star joins Cloud Industry Forum to help shape cloud standards 

20 Jul 2011

The Cloud Industry Forum joins forces with Cloud Expo Europe to showcase cloud adoption

Non-profit organisation, The Cloud Industry Forum, is pleased to announce that it has joined forces with Cloud Expo Europe, at the National Hall Olympia on 25-26th January 2012.  The strategic partnership is part of CIF’s aim to drive transparency amongst the industry and to encourage best practice amongst cloud service providers.

19 Jul 2011

Cloud Industry Forum supports new research but calls for more clarity within the Cloud sector

A recent survey from independent industry analyst house, IDC, highlighted five deciding factors of respondents purchasing cloud solutions: security, stability, reliability, integration and costs. The findings of the IDC report largely reflect those of CIF’s independent research, which was released earlier this year.

14 Jul 2011

Simplexo joins the Cloud Industry Forum

- UK based technology company becomes latest organisation to join CIF and to support its Code of Practice - 

29 Jun 2011

Investigation into debit card charges raises concerns over transparency

- UK based technology company becomes latest organisation to join CIF and to support its Code of Practice - 

27 Jun 2011

NHS takes first step to storing patient information in the Cloud

- Cloud Industry Forum supports NHS’ pilot scheme to store patient information in the Cloud but emphasises the importance of due diligence of potential service providers to ensure patient data security is assured - 

22 Jun 2011

Interxion Joins the Cloud Industry Forum

First colocation data centre to join CIF and help drive best practice in the cloud 

14 Jun 2011

The commercial framework for cloud services lags behind the innovative solutions emerging across the market

End users seek comfort on reliability, control, integration and security of hosted services

14 Jun 2011

Microsoft Joins The Cloud Industry Forum

Cloud visionary and market pioneer Microsoft becomes latest organisation to endorse CIF and its drive for a Code of Practice