One of the biggest inhibitors to Cloud adoption in the public sector remains the thorny question of where data should and can be hosted to satisfy legislative compliance requirements.
The issue came up at this week’s Business Cloud Summit in London when defence contractor BAE Systems revealed that it had ditched plans to adopt Microsoft Office365, the online version of the Microsoft Suite.
The supplier could not guarantee the company's data would not leave Europe - in spi
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