Business Cloud News

UK DaaS provider Atlas Cloud scores £350k to fuel growth

Newcastle-based DaaS provider secured £350k in funding, which will help fuel the company's expansion efforts

Newcastle-based desktop as a service provider Atlas Cloud announced this week that it has secured £350,000 in new investment from Northstar Ventures and other private investors, which the company said would help fuel the next stage of its UK growth strategy.

Phoenix launches Technology Innovation Centre to address cloud “pain-points”

The Technology Innovation Centre aims to education IT decision makers on the benefits and challenges of transforming their infrastructure

UK hosting and cloud services provider Phoenix announced the opening of a Technology Innovation Centre this week, which the company said is aimed at providing IT decision makers and C-level executives with the knowledge and the tools to better understand and experience the changing nature of IT infrastructure. The move comes as some voice concerns that vendors aren’t doing enough to educate enterprises on the benefits of moving their core services over to the cloud.

London & Capital rips out tape in favour of cloud-based backup

London & Capital ripped out its tape backups and put all of its data in the cloud

Wealth management firm London & Capital has overhauled its data backup systems, replacing its on premise tape-based backup with a cloud-based alternative – saving the London-based firm an estimated £80,000 per year in the process.