7. Telecoms, Cable Companies Play To Win In The Cloud
In October, AT&T teamed with IBM to roll out a private cloud service for enterprises and carriers seeking to leverage the cloud to expand their market.
Technology services company Terremark, a division of Verizon, was named as a cloud leader in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for its combined technology services with Verizon's network for cloud services.
These two companies were among many telecom and cable companies that tuned their operations to cloud services in 2012.