Cloud Analysis & Insight

The best companies to work for in IT

Analysis & Insight 19 Mar, 2014 Rene Millman

We're surrounded by innovation and creativity, but where are the best places to work in the tech world? Rene Millman takes a look.

Where will cloud take us in 2014?

Analysis & Insight 13 Feb, 2014 Maxwell Cooter

Max Cooter ponders just where cloud is headed in the next year and beyond…

Skills gap

Mind the gap: Does cloud widen the digital skills divide?

Analysis & Insight 5 Feb, 2014

How will cloud change the job you do and the skills you need? Or will things simply continue as they are now?

Should you be scared of the cloud?

Analysis & Insight 30 Dec, 2013 IT Pro

Cloud computing changes IT - and the world - as we know it. But should you be concerned or celebrating?

cloud backup

The IT Press Tour: Meet Backblaze

Analysis & Insight 9 Dec, 2013 Jane McCallion

Jane McCallion reports from the last day of the San Francisco IT Press Tour


The IT Press Tour: Meet Soonr and CloudByte

Analysis & Insight 6 Dec, 2013 Jane McCallion

Jane McCallion reports from the fourth day of the San Francisco IT Press Tour.

The IT Press Tour: Meet ThousandEyes, CloudPhysics and Coraid

Analysis & Insight 4 Dec, 2013 Jane McCallion

Jane McCallion reports from the second day of the San Francisco IT Press Tour.

File sharing

Citrix ShareFile: grown-up file sharing

Analysis & Insight 9 Sep, 2013 Steve Cassidy

Steve Cassidy takes a look at what ShareFile has to offer.

Cloud storage bookcase

Best cloud storage 2013: which one is the best?

Analysis & Insight 2 Sep, 2013 Cloud Pro

Dropbox, Google Drive, SkyDrive and Box.Net:the four biggest names in cloud storage, do they work out for SMB use?

Big Data word cloud

Making the most of big data

Analysis & Insight 28 Aug, 2013 Mark Samuels

IT leaders need to start working in favour of the information explosion rather than against it, warns Mark Samuels.

Cloud's crisis of confidence

Analysis & Insight 22 Aug, 2013 Stephen Pritchard

A series of outages at online services serves as a reminder of consumer services' fragility.

Do you qualify for cloud status?

Analysis & Insight 19 Aug, 2013 Steve Cassidy

Steve Cassidy ponders whether you're already cloud-enabled but just don't know it yet...

Dropbox logo

Is Dropbox fit for business?

Analysis & Insight 5 Aug, 2013 Simon Brew

It's brought cloud storage to the masses, but is Dropbox a lifesaver or a threat? Simon Brew has been taking a look...

Business transformation road sign

Secure business transformation

Analysis & Insight 18 Jul, 2013 Davey Winder

Davey Winder investigates how to best protect enterprise networks and data while embracing BYOD, cloud and virtualisation.

Five years of app stores, and software has changed forever

Analysis & Insight 11 Jul, 2013 Stephen Pritchard

Apple's pioneering App Store has changed the way consumers buy software. And businesses are following.

Cloud building blocks

Make it or buy it?

Analysis & Insight 2 Jul, 2013 Steve Cassidy

Steve Cassidy ponders whether 'home grown' really is the way to go nowadays.


Enterprise IT’s summer of love

Analysis & Insight 27 Jun, 2013 Stephen Pritchard

Technology vendors come together to make clouds, not war. But where does that leave customers?

Cloud Computing

Government IT: Secrets and clouds

Analysis & Insight 20 Jun, 2013 Stephen Pritchard

Inside the Enterprise: A new service will allow civil servants to use Microsoft Office as a cloud computing service.

Microsoft Remote Desktop Connection Manager: An accidental discovery

Analysis & Insight 5 Jun, 2013 Steve Cassidy

Microsoft's RDCMan is a gem of a tool. But you have to look hard to find it, as Steve Cassidy found out...

Software to rent, not buy

Analysis & Insight 9 May, 2013 Stephen Pritchard

Adobe is moving its professional Creative Suite software to a rental-only model. How will that affect business users?