Welcome to techUK's Cloud Week!
Tom Henderson, IoT & Smart Cities Programme Manager, welcomes you to techUK's Cloud Week.
Welcome to techUK's Cloud Week!
Yesterday marked the beginning of techUK’s Cloud Week. Stay tuned for news, views and insights from some of the world’s leading cloud computing experts, who will be sharing their perspectives on how the UK can evolve in order to remain at the forefront of cloud adoption.
On Wednesday, we will also be launching our Cloud 2020 and Beyond report which outlines the key areas we need to focus on to ensure organisations can unlock the full power of the cloud.
techUK will be sharing guest blogs, press articles and daily tweets that highlight what action is needed to drive greater cloud adoption and maturity in the UK. Our members and other industry experts will be contributing blogs on the following key issues during the week:
- Monday - System interoperability, connectivity and data portability
- Tuesday- Public sector adoption of cloud
- Wednesday- Regulatory/ legal frameworks underpinning cloud
- Thursday - Security of cloud services
- Friday - Environmental implications of cloud
You can join the debate and discussion on social media using #futureofcloud and visiting us on twitter via @techUK or keep up to date with all of this great material by visiting the links below:
Monday - System interoperability, connectivity and data portability
Oliver Johnston-Watt, Marketing Director at Blockchain Technology Partners (BTP), discusses how BTP is leveraging both Kubernetes and Hyperledger Sawtooth to accelerate the adoption of blockchain by businesses.
Andy Campbell, Global Solution Evangelist at FinancialForce, explores the importance of system interoperability and data portability to the future of the UK cloud ecosystem.
Ian Moyse, Industry Cloud Influencer & Director at Natterbox, discusses the how strategically aligned cloud computing can enable innovation.
Jon Payne, Database Engineer at InterSystems, outlines some key challenges relating to cloud native development.
Adrian Dumbleton, Enterprise Account Director at Domo, highlights the importance of system and data portability to the UK's emerging innovation ecosystems.
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European Commission publishes updated Work Programme29/05/2020 11:25:00
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