UKFast and Microsoft Navigate the Clouds

June 22, 2011 by · Comments Off on UKFast and Microsoft Navigate the Clouds 

Webmaster ToolboxManchester, UK – The majority of business owners who have not invested in cloud technology admit that they are mystified by the jargon that surrounds the industry. They also say that they are concerned about security and performance if they migrate their websites and personal data to the cloud.  Responding to this concern, UKFast has run a series of round table events and produced a report that seeks to demystify the cloud for SMEs.

“There are so many terms being bandied around, it’s no wonder that people are confused,” says Lawrence Jones, managing director of UKFast. As a member of the Cloud Industry Forum, the hosting specialist decided to bring together leaders from across the industry and create literature and a suite of products that would make transition to this platform easier for managing directors. Read more

Interxion Joins the Cloud Industry Forum

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Webmaster ToolboxLONDON – INTERXION HOLDING NV (NYSE: INXN), a leading European provider of carrier-neutral colocation data centre services, today announced that it has joined the Cloud Industry Forum (CIF), the body established to promote trust, security and transparency within the cloud sector. The partnership illustrates Interxion’s dedication to the cloud and support in achieving a common standard of best practice within the IT industry.

Interxion is a leading provider of colocation data centre services, operating Cloud Hubs in 13 of Europe’s leading metropolitan areas. Its Cloud Hubs provide the optimum environment for cost-effective development, launch and management of successful cloud-based services for both enterprises and service providers. Read more