WASHINGTON (October 3, 2013) - Increasingly, organizations in the public and private sectors are moving their IT services to the cloud because it allows them to operate more efficiently, more securely, and with more flexibility. But cloud computing technologies continue to evolve rapidly, and these changes introduce new opportunities and challenges for users.
The Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF) will host a panel of leading technology experts who will assess how cloud computing will evolve over the next 5-10 years, and discuss the implications this will have for consumers, businesses, and policy makers. "The Future of Cloud Service" will be held from 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM, Tuesday, October 8 at ITIF, 1101 K Street, NW, Suite 610A.
"Cloud computing is an essential tool for businesses and government to leverage the benefits of data-driven innovation," notes Daniel Castro, Senior Analyst with ITIF. "This event will highlight some of the emerging trends in cloud computing, including new technologies, business models, and public policies, that will have an impact on the future of thes