UK cloud industry defines itself

Cloud computing – what’s that? We’ve asked a selection of the UK’s cloud industry to tell us in five words or less. Here they are:

Phil Lewis at Infor tells us about the cloud

Phil Lewis at Infor

This is Dan at Carrenza, about cloud in 5 words

Dan Sutherland, CEO at Carrenza

Chris Bucholtz, editor of CRM Outsiders says pay for what you need

Chris Bucholtz, editor CRM Outsiders

Dominic Monkhouse at Peer1 Hosting thinks the cloud is the future of IT

Dominic Monkhouse, Managing Director UK & Ireland, Peer1 Hosting

What does this mean? We think Kate at Memset is telling us cloud doesn't equal utility.

Kate Craig-Wood, Managing Director, Memset

Connected devices, according to Intel

Richard George, Intel

Lee Ganly at ADA Technology Services thinks these words define the cloud

Lee Ganly, CTO, ADA Technology Services

Paul McCreanney at JMC IT says IT as a service is what the cloud is all about

Paul McCreanney, head of cloud computing sales, JMC IT

Robert Rutherford says it's all about hosted IT infrastructure

Robert Rutherfood, MD, QuoStar Solutions

Look how open Tim at Salesforce thinks the cloud is

Tim Barker, VP strategy EMEA,

Guy Tweedale, Azeti Monitoring Solutions

Mozy thinks it's all about scalable stuff

Claire Galbois-Alcaix, Mozy

Ian at Cybertill relates cloud to a martini

Ian Tomlinson, Chief Executive, Cybertill


*EyeSee Thanks to all involved, and we hope that clears things up for our readers.