Cloud: hype or realityA look at cloud from the customer’sperspectiveMatt McCloskey, Head of Applications & ServicesVirgin ...
We’re all consumers. Let’s have a lookat that world  Facebook  LinkedIn  VOD  iCloud  Google Docs  Picasa  Flickr
We are demanding at home…..  Everything everywhere  Easy to use  Fast  Design  Always on
….and Networks make this possible  Global IP traffic has increased  eightfold over the past 5 years,  and will increase fo...
As a UK Telco this is central to ourgrowth   We predicted it   We built our Fibre Network   We are ready for the growth   ...
….and then we go to work?I am the same?       Is it the same?I want what I can have at home    I want to communicate the s...
So lets have a look at Cloud in Business.It looks promising……       “Adoption of Cloud in the UK”, Cloud Industry Forum, 2...
It’s more complex with business  Security and performance  Complexity  Cloud’s not right for everything…. YET  Culture and...
But it shouldn’t be complex!Cloud and Virgin Media BusinessTake three ingredients…
Let’s Free IT
But I want more and we want more!  IaaS is just the start for Virgin Media  I know I want more cloud but the next  generat...
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Cloud - The hype and reality
Cloud - The hype and reality
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Cloud - The hype and reality
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A strategic look at the cloud market, the consumerisation of IT and how the Network plays a vital role as the cornerstone of the future success of cloud computing.

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Cloud - The hype and reality

  1. 1. Cloud: hype or realityA look at cloud from the customer’sperspectiveMatt McCloskey, Head of Applications & ServicesVirgin Media Business
  2. 2. We’re all consumers. Let’s have a lookat that world Facebook LinkedIn VOD iCloud Google Docs Picasa Flickr
  3. 3. We are demanding at home….. Everything everywhere Easy to use Fast Design Always on
  4. 4. ….and Networks make this possible Global IP traffic has increased eightfold over the past 5 years, and will increase fourfold over Cisco forecast for Global traffic (Exabytes) the next 5 years.. 90,000 The number of devices 80,000 connected to IP networks will 70,000 be twice as high as the global 60,000 population in 2015.. 50,000 A growing amount of Internet 40,000 traffic is originating with non- 30,000 PC devices. PC = 33%, Other – 20,000 TV 101%, Tablets 216%, 10,000 Smartphones 144% 0 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 Video-on-demand traffic will triple by 2015.
  5. 5. As a UK Telco this is central to ourgrowth We predicted it We built our Fibre Network We are ready for the growth Generation Y demand the latest tech Our fibre speeds deliver, 50Mb, 100Mb, 1.5Gig? Cloud is here and here to stay and it central to our growth
  6. 6. ….and then we go to work?I am the same? Is it the same?I want what I can have at home I want to communicate the same wayI want responsive apps I want new things quicklyWhy does everything take so long? Why can’t it be like apps store? And if I am demanding, the next generation are unforgiving. Cloud is a great way to meet those demands. So what’s stopping Businesses fully embracing cloud?
  7. 7. So lets have a look at Cloud in Business.It looks promising…… “Adoption of Cloud in the UK”, Cloud Industry Forum, 2011
  8. 8. It’s more complex with business Security and performance Complexity Cloud’s not right for everything…. YET Culture and trust
  9. 9. But it shouldn’t be complex!Cloud and Virgin Media BusinessTake three ingredients…
  10. 10. Let’s Free IT
  11. 11. But I want more and we want more! IaaS is just the start for Virgin Media I know I want more cloud but the next generation will demand it Your customers want it too and It’s all our jobs to meet customers’ demands The market need is there, cloud is here to stay. Now is the time to embrace this new world and help shape it but make sure whatever solutions you choose you have Security & Performance covered.
  12. 12. Why not come for a chat… Stand D12
  13. 13. YOUR YEAR-ROUND IT RESOURCE – access to everything you’ll need to know
  14. 14. THE WHOLETECHNOLOGY STACKfrom start to finish
  15. 15. COMMENT & ANALYSISInsights, interviews and the latest thinking on technology solutions
  16. 16. VIDEOYour source of live information – all the presentations from our live events
  17. 17. TECHNOLOGY LIBRARY Over 3,000 whitepapers,case studies, product overviews and press releases from all the leading IT vendors
  18. 18. EVENTS, WEBINARS & PRESENTATIONS Missed the event? Download the presentations thatinterest you. Catch up with convenient webinars. Plan your next visit.
  19. 19. DirectoryA comprehensive A-Z listing providing in-depth company overviews
  20. 20. ALL FREE TO ACCESS 24/7
  21. 21. online.ipexpo.co.uk

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