Why Data Centers and Cloud Providers are Indispensable

More and more industries are changing due to digitalisation. In the primary sectors (agriculture, forestry, fisheries and mining) the importance of sensors and the Internet of Things (IoT) is increasing. Secondary sectors (industry, utilities and construction) are employing digital technologies such as Industry 4.0, IoT, Smart Grid and Building Information Modeling (BIM). The tertiary sector […] Read more »

The Foundation of our Digital Economy

A study into the digital building blocks that enable the data-driven economy Digitalisation is a force that is significantly changing our economy. We are increasingly dependent on online services. The infrastructure of networks, data centers and cloud providers that enables these services plays a crucial role but is largely hidden from view. There is insufficient […] Read more »

Top 200 Swedish Cloud Providers

IT industry analyst firm The METISfiles has released an updated version of the Swedish Public Cloudscape. Designed to highlight the local Swedish XaaS provider ecosystem, the Swedish Cloudscape provides a snapshot of who the most important Swedish cloud providers are and in which cloud segments and categories they specialize. Version 1.1 now visualizes 200 cloud […] Read more »

Top 175 Danish Cloud Providers

IT industry analyst firm The METISfiles has released an updated version of the Danish Public Cloudscape. Designed to highlight the local Danish XaaS provider ecosystem, the Danish Cloudscape provides a snapshot of who the most important Danish cloud providers are and in which cloud segments and categories they specialize. Version 1.1 now visualizes 175 cloud […] Read more »

The Future of the Dutch Cloud & Hosting Industry

This week METISfiles presented on the Future of the Dutch Cloud & Hosting Industry at an event organized by the Dutch Hosting Provider Association (DHPA). The current state of the Dutch cloud & hosting industry can be summarised as follows: Cloud & hosting providers provide web hosting, infrastructure hosting, application hosting (or a combination of […] Read more »

State of the Dutch Cloud

Last week METISfiles presented on the state of the Dutch cloud at a press lunch organised by Lubbers De Jong and Rubrik. Our Cloudscore (see Figure above) looks at the current state of cloud demand, supply and infrastructure  and scores segments on a five point cloud maturity/adoption scale depending on how segments perform versus the […] Read more »