IBM’s vision of cloud service provider platform

You’ll find a lot of companies entered the cloud computing business in the last year, and expectations for growth in 2012 are massive. The biggest company to hit the headlines recently is Apple with their iCloud service, which launched with iPhone 4S and iOS 5.

Over the next year companies from many industries will be looking to become cloud service providers, and IBM has a vision for the cloud service provider platform, which they discuss in the video below. IBM talks about the challenges some companies will face, solutions IBM offer, and look at critical success factors.

The video features IBM Business Partners Larry Augustin and Feyzi Fatehi, also IBM’s Dave Mitchell, Director of Emerging Business and Strategy. We look forward to seeing how cloud-computing moves on over the next year, also how companies handle the green aspects to help the environment.

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