Legal Eagles And The Cloud

by Enterprise Networking Planet Staff

Cloud computing must be catching on as now the lawyers are getting involved. This is all about service guarantees and SLAs.

The legal party is heating up around “Guarantees” – like what will, and what will not be guaranteed a consumer of cloud services by the provider?

"In the last three months, I seem to be spending a lot of time with legal staff at large enterprises talking about cloud computing. I knew the lawyers would wake and get in this game in a big way, but what has surprised me is the amount of glee these lawyers seem to have re the cloud model and how it affects their companies. I think they actually enjoy being the center of attention as usual on something that everyone keeps bringing up. Well, this time we’re really gonna’ need them."

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This article was originally published on Monday Apr 12th 2010