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Francis Maude leads all-star speaker line-up at the Cloud Computing World Forum 2012

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Minister for the Cabinet Office and the UK Government's leading voice on cloud computing, Francis Maude, will be one of over 150 expert speakers presenting at this year's Cloud Computing World Forum 2012 (http://www.cloudwf.com/) on 12 and 13 June.

Microsoft, Google and Amazon to Headline Cloud Computing World Forum 2012

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Microsoft, Google and Amazon - three of the world's largest brands and cloud computing heavyweights - will have a major presence at the Cloud Computing World Forum 2012 (www.cloudwf.com) on 12 and 13 June. 

The Cloud Computing World Forum will be returning to a larger venue for 2012, making room for extra theatres, further seminars and more attendees to meet, learn and network with fellow industry professionals. 

After a hugely successful 2011 show which saw the conference established as Europe's highest attended cloud event, the 2012 Cloud Computing World Forum promises to be even bigger, with an anticipated 4,000 senior IT decision-makers from around the globe expected through the doors at its new home -  Earls Court, London.

Cloud Computing Set to Revolutionize the African IT Industry

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Cloud computing will have "a major impact on everything from agriculture to education" in Africa, according to the editor of one of the region's most prominent online IT publications.

Abby Wakama, Publisher and Executive Editor for ITNewsAfrica.com, was discussing cloud's future on the continent in the build-up to presenting at the Cloud Computing World Forum Africa, to be held in Johannesburg on 8th May 2012.

Despite the hype, cloud computing is still in the earliest form of adoption for many nations across the globe, with its potential being hampered by a number of infrastructure issues, such as broadband availability.

Flexiant Founder Panelist at Cloud Connect 2012

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Tony Lucas, Founder of Flexiant will join a panelist of speakers to discuss the importance of selecting the right data center at Cloud Connect 2012 on Wednesday, February 15 from 13:15-14:15pm at the Santa Clara Convention Centre. Flexiant, a leading provider of cloud orchestration software for on-demand, self-servicing provisioning, multi-hypervisor support and automated billing, will also be exhibiting at the event.

Cloud companies must offer a product that provides optimal application performance, content delivery, reliability and security, and a host of other deliverables to satisfy the intense demands of today’s end-user. Selecting the right data center/s for your Cloud deployments is critical to delivering a differentiated Cloud offering. The session, sponsored by CoreSite and Interxion, will showcase the opinions of some of the largest Cloud computing providers as to what elements to look for in a data center provider and best practices for setting up strategic deployment locations.

African Cloud Computing deployment set to rise in 2012

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The deployment of cloud services and new IT technologies is set to rise dramatically across the African continent this year.
 
That’s the verdict of a number of industry professionals and analysts across the globe, and something that has led one of the sector’s leading event series into holding their first trade show on African soil – the Cloud Computing World Forum Africa, to take place in Johannesburg, on 8th May 2012.