Research reported by Vanson Bourne found that cloud knowledge when it comes to SLAs is hard to find at an executive level as IT leaders admitted that SLAs are confusing.
IBM is looking to assure users of SoftLayer that their data will be safe in Big Blue's hands with new security and recovery services, announcing more protection options for 2014.
The software shop will make it more simple for customers to find third-party solutions that can be used with cloud apps and a number of partners have already signed up.
BT and Microsoft have come together to offer consumers a secure bypass through the public Internet to Microsoft's Azure cloud service - offering increased stability and security.
Oracle has released two new cloud services to help businesses in the management and migration of data between in-house infrastructure and the public cloud.
Drew Houston, the firm’s CEO, released a statement that stated the company will continue to keep customer data and privacy safe and Rice’s appointment won’t affect this.
A report by Skyhigh Networks found that a large number of cloud providers are yet to take action against the vulnerability and it could have a damaging effect on a huge number of businesses.
Companies in the UK, Belgium, the Netherlands, Luxembourg and Germany can benefit from the solution, with the UK roll out focused on the government and healthcare sectors.
The company has decided to use the mainframe’s capabilities to develop a new enterprise cloud IaaS offering that will see it support a range of different projects.
Many staff members simply don’t understand the risks of using consumer-level cloud services in a workplace environment.
At the Trust in the Digital world summit in Vienna, Tobias Hölwarth, the vice-chairman and treasurer for EuroCloud, spoke about how Europe faces falling behind in cloud adoption.