11 Cloud Computing Predictions For 2011


Cloud And Mobility Marry

"2010 was a watershed year for cloud computing. 2011 will be the year cloud and mobile really join forces. The cloud is global, scalable and built around open standards, making it a perfect fit for a mobile platform. In 2011, the cloud will enable enterprises to truly adopt a mobile strategy and provide the ability to run applications smoothly and securely while delivering critical business functionality. With more and more companies empowering their sales force with smart phones and devices like the iPad and Android tablets, implementing a mobile cloud platform will become imperative to remain competitive in this ever evolving market."

-- John Barnes, CTO, Model Metrics