<h1 class="entry-title">Tag: Cloud</h1>
09 Oct

Key trends identified by High-Growth Cloud Scale-Ups and StartUps in Europe

Carla Arend Senior Program Director European Software Read full bio  @carla_arend Margaret Adam   Senior Program Director IDC’s European Channels and Alliances program Read full bio  @madam_idc     Adriana Allocato   Senior Research Analyst, IDC Health Insights Read full bio   .@AdrianAllocato On the 5th of September, a group of 13 executives from high-growth, innovative cloud companies in […]

29 Aug

Attitudes towards cloud security are changing: Key points to consider

  Carla Arend Senior Program Director European Software Read full bio  @carla_arend Security has been cited as the biggest obstacle to cloud adoption for as long as I can remember, and indeed in our latest European cloud survey, 42% of organizations mention security as their biggest concern regarding public cloud, followed by regulatory compliance issues. […]

15 Aug

The perfect storm is brewing in the European cloud market

  Carla Arend Senior Program Director European Software Read full bio  @carla_arend Margaret Adam   Senior Program Director IDC’s European Channels and Alliances program Read full bio  @madam_idc Common wisdom says that in Europe partners play a key role in accelerating the cloud journeys of their customers. However, IDC’s recent research shows that the majority of partners […]

09 Jul

Does A “Cloud First” Strategy Make Sense in Europe?

Carla Arend Senior Program Director, European Cloud Research Read full bio  @carla_arend Deciding on a suitable cloud strategy is a critical first step on a successful cloud journey. Cloud strategy options range from “cloud first” over “cloud also” to “best fit” or “no cloud” and I have observed some interesting developments over the past couple […]