Cloud Select Industry Group Drafts Guidelines to Help EU Businesses Use the Cloud

Guidelines to help business users save money and get the most out of cloud computing services were presented to the European Commission last week.

INTUG Discusses Telecoms Vulnerability, Security, Privacy, Cloud, EC Proposals, Telecoms Market

On 26 November our Dutch member BTG hosted an interactive meeting for a select audience in Amsterdam under the title A Secure, Innovative and Connected Europe.

The Future of Integration in the Cloud

Why is managing your “Master Data” in the Cloud indispensable for getting the maximum benefit out of the stored information? Informatica Ibérica CEO and board member of Spanish telecoms user group Autelsi Manuel Martín shares his opinion.

INTUG Responds to EC Consultation on Cloud Computing

Yesterday INTUG responded to the European Commission’s Consultation on Cloud Computing, focusing on cross border issues.

Will Microsoft-Skype Deal Transform Business Communications?

INTUG OPINION It is often said that Skype isn’t of much use in enterprise communications, because connections routed over the Internet are not as stable as those over the PSTN or the ISDN. It is also claimed that Skype would have to be more secure before we can send sensitive traffic from business networks to […]

Cloud Computing May Increase Management Costs and Lose Guaranteed QoS

Today, INTUG released a paper on cloud computing, which talks about IT companies embracing the cloud computing opportunity as a way of providing additional services to their existing and potential customers.

Clearing the Fog on Cloud Computing Security

How to benefit from cloud computing without putting sensitive data at risk? The European Network and Information Security Agency (ENISA) published a 123 page report on the subject and found that Cloud Computing actually can enhance data security.