EuroCloud UK member meeting: Making Sense of Cloud Standards
Thursday, January 21, 2010 from 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM (GMT)
London, United Kingdom
Join us for the first in a series of monthly meetings and take advantage of reduced EuroCloud UK 2010 membership rates available this month only. This event is free to paid-up EuroCloud UK members and open to non-members for a nominal £25 (which we'll refund against your membership if you join within 14 days).
- Take part in an open debate about the standards that matter to cloud and SaaS providers and their customers
- Network with industry peers and influencers
- Conveniently located for those going on to CloudCamp London
Making Sense of Cloud Standards
3:30-5:30pm, Thursday 21st January 2010, London EC1
With so many standards bandied about, including ISO 27001, SAS-70, PCI and others, which intiatives should SaaS and cloud providers be adhering to -- or attempting to influence? How can the industry help customers make sense of standards when deciding how best to evaluate cloud and SaaS providers? Join this open discussion moderated by EuroCloud UK chair and well-known blogger Phil Wainewright, with expert viewpoints from:
- Dr. Guy Bunker, independent consultant and blogger, formerly Symantec's chief scientist and co-author of
- Ian Moyse, Channel Director of SaaS provider Webroot
- Adrian Wright, MD, Secoda Risk Management, formerly
Future EuroCloud UK events over coming months -- all free to members -- will cover topics such as Connecting across Europe; How ISVs adapt to the SaaS model; The user's perspective on SaaS and cloud; and Comparing cloud platforms. Other membership benefits include reduced rates on partner services and conferences, enhanced visibility as an industry player and the chance to influence the profile of the industry. Annual membership costs as little as £250 if you join now and pay before January 31st.
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EuroCloud is a European network of local cloud applications and computing communities, each established to encourage and promote the interests and benefits of cloud within their own countries and across Europe. Representing over 1,500 Cloud businesses, EuroCloud is the largest and most influential organisation of its kind.
EuroCloud UK is a forum for companies engaged in cloud business activity to network together, share best practice advice and build the profile of the industry. Visit our website for more about our membership and activities in the UK. We are an independent membership organisation owned by our members and governed by a volunteer Board drawn from the membership: not-for-profit by constitution with activities restricted to support members and the wider Cloud computing community.