year of the cloud

2010: The Year of Cloud Computing for UK Small Business

Half of UK SMEs to be in the cloud by 2011 Plans to implement cloud computing up by two thirds in last 15 months Over 80% not planning to improve internet connection Full report available for download from www.easynetconnect.net 2010 is set to be the ‘year of the cloud’ for UK SMEs, following a huge change in outlook over the past 15 months, but many are still failing to implement formal strategies to help safeguard their businesses, according to a report, Cloud Computing 2010, released today by business ISP, Easynet Connect. Compared to a similar report issued by Easynet Connect in October 2008, the report shows a significant increase in small businesses using or planning to use cloud computing within 12 months (22% at the end of 2008 vs. 50% at the end of 2009). Those with lo... »