Exact 2015 SME Cloud Barometer

UK Small Businesses Lead the Way in Tech Adoption

UK Small Businesses Lead the Way in Tech Adoption

Britain’s small and medium businesses are the second biggest tech adopters, beating Germany, France, the Netherlands and Belgium, a global barometer of over 3,000 entrepreneurs has found. The UK came out as the top tech adopter in Europe with 27% of small and medium firms recognised as ‘heavy’ cloud users – second only to the US at 29%. 47% of UK firms use at least one cloud business software tool. The Netherlands came next on the list at 25%, followed by Belgium and France at 24%, and Germany at 10%. The report, entitled Exact 2015 SME Cloud Barometer, reported that businesses using three or more different cloud products software (‘heavy cloud adopters’) also outperformed counterparts. On average, heavy tech adopters have achieved 25% revenue growth this year compared to 14% revenue growt... »