Having the help of a cloud service provider when it comes to Compliance and Risk Management can make dealing with different kinds of clients, different industries or different countries a lot easier. Risk and compliance are different for everyone and having a large cloud-based provider means that different regulations can be updated and shared automatically. For everything from data protection laws to financial reporting rules, such a service can also provide searchable repositories of potential risks and the ability to evaluate and mitigate them – as well as tracking breaches.

Nine things you need to know about the Internet of Things

1 Jun, 2018
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How will machine to machine comms across the cloud work? Here's what you should know

How GDPR is going to redefine the cloud

12 Oct, 2017
Adam Shepherd

Box's EMEA head talks us through the impact of the new rules

What we can learn from the early cloud adopters

11 Aug, 2017
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Expectations may have been too high and knowledge scarce, but we have much to learn from the early adopters of cloud computing.

Dropbox will start storing customer business data in Germany

11 Feb, 2016
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File-sharing firm will use Amazon Web Services’ Frankfurt datacentre

Banking and the cloud: Everything you need to know

2 Nov, 2015
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How banks can use the cloud to their advantage

FreeAgent: from Top Gun to tax returns

22 Oct, 2015
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After a career as a pilot, founding a financial software business isn’t a traditional next step, but the idea took off like a rocket

Money tight? Consider your motivation before moving to cloud

13 Oct, 2015
Maxwell Cooter

Opt for cloud, but not at any cost. That's Max Cooter's advice...

(ISC)² and CSA develop qualification for security protection

Case Studies
23 Jun, 2015

The Certified Cloud Security Professional qualification will become a global standard for protecting cloud-based data

Socitm: Councils still fear cloud data security

1 May, 2015
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While 90 per cent of local authorities have tried cloud, concerns remain, warns body

Xero Premium review

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Powerful small business accounting in the cloud

Apple wins Greenpeace backing for solar-powered US datacentre plans

3 Feb, 2015
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Apple makes further commitment to green energy that Greenpeace hopes AWS will follow

AWS wind-powered datacentres win Greenpeace's backing

21 Jan, 2015
Caroline Donnelly

Public cloud giant signs wind power deal for cloud datacentres as part of ongoing sustainable energy pledge

Users leap to Oracle's defence over customer trust issue claims

9 Jan, 2015
Caroline Donnelly

Oracle user groups dispute claims customer mistrust will derail database giant's cloud plans

Will cloud be the enemy or the hero in our dystopian future?

17 Dec, 2014
Nick Booth

Should we worry that the power of cloud computing seems to be concentrating in the wrong hands?

Why a credible code of conduct is needed to secure European cloud growth

4 Dec, 2014
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techUK explains why a credible data protection code of conduct is needed to build a thriving, global cloud industry

Where is my data?

21 Nov, 2014
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Do you know where your data is? It's a key cloud question you should be asking up front...

Workday helps TalkTalk move its HR systems to the cloud

8 Oct, 2014
Caroline Donnelly

HR cloud apps provider helps TalkTalk make the move from on-premise to the cloud

IT pros "underestimating" business cloud app use

22 Sep, 2014
Rene Millman

Shadow IT could leave sensitive data unprotected, survey finds

How to run an IT department as a cloud-aware business

9 Sep, 2014
Lesley Meall

The advent of cloud has changed things for CIOs - they must present a different face to business units

How to implement a BYOD policy in your workplace

2 Sep, 2014
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What should a CIO do to allow employees to bring their own devices to the workplace?