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Dell Services hosted the second Dell In the Clouds Think Tank, bringing together a group of 15 cloud experts from across Europe. The event took place at the SkyLoft London and was broadcast online via livestream and the #FutureCloud hashtag on Twitter.

Discussions topics included:
  • Unleashing the Potential of Cloud Computing – EU Commission Report
  • Barriers to adoption - what is preventing individual companies from adopting a cloud infrastructure?
  • Key motivations for European businesses to move to a cloud infrastructure
Participants included:
  • Tom Callaghan, Dell Cloud Services EMEA - Tom is responsible for the company’s Cloud Services business in Europe Middle East & Africa. He is currently based in Montpellier, France.
  • David Tait, Executive Director, Dell UK - David is based in the UK and is Dell’s country leader for Infrastructure and Cloud Computing.
  • Stephen Spector, Dell Cloud Evangelist - Stephen is Dell’s Cloud Evangelist and is located in Austin, Texas.
  • Steve O’Donnell, Consultant, analyst, advisor (Think Tank Moderator)
  • Jared Carstensen, Manager, Enterprise Risk Services, Deloitte
  • Max Cooter - Editor, Cloud Pro
  • Sebastien Goasguen, Open Source Cloud Evangelist at CITRIX
  • Duncan Johnston-Watt, Founder & CEO of Cloudsoft Corp
  • Laurent Lachel, Senior analyst, Ovum
  • Clive Longbottom – Founder & Analyst, Quocirca Ltd
  • Tony Lucas, Founder of Flexiant
  • Christopher Millard, Queen Mary, University of London
  • Richard Morrell, Cloud Product Evangelist at Red Hat
  • Shan Rahulan, Brokerage Manager, Janet (Dell customer)
  • Jacqui Sassereth, Director and co-owner Cognitive Channels Ltd
  • Ian Turner - VP & UK Country Manager, IntraLinks
  • Will Venters, University Lecturer, Information Systems at London School of Economics
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