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cloudBuy Chairman & CIO: “UK Public Sector fails to communicate its successes”

Ronald Duncan, Chairman and CIO, of leading transactional cloud platform cloudBuy will today appraise an audience at Think Cloud for Government regarding how and why the UK Public sector leads the world in cloud adoption.

Duncan is expected to cover the following areas:

CloudBuy runs one of the world’s leading cloud platforms, which allows for the automatic building of secure, highly available cloud based applications that can run on any device. The Over $500 billion has been analysed by the platform and over 31 million people have used the cloudBuy, cloudSell and cloudAnalyze applications.

The UK Public sector started putting critical systems such as procurement and ecommerce onto the cloud back in 2002 and has over 10 years of experience running core systems in this environment. This puts it ahead of its international equivalents and almost all private sector organisations.

The NHS has identified billions of savings that have been fully audited by the National Audit Office, and is leading the world in its use of ecommerce, green analysis and delivery of care. The measurement of its supply chain carbon footprint is 8 years ahead of the rest of the world in both public and private sector.

“The best of the UK Public sector needs to step up to the plate, discuss what it has learned and help the rest of the world to quickly embrace the benefits of the cloud,” said Ronald Duncan, Chairman and CIO, cloudBuy. “It addressed the big issues of security, scalability, availability and data integrity over 10 years ago.

“Whereas the rest of Europe is looking at putting basic procurement online in the next 3 years, we are delivering the most complex areas of social care on proven cloud based systems.”

CloudBuy runs one of the world's leading cloud platforms, is used in all the world's 195 countries and has audited full legal compliance in over 40 countries.

ENDS

About CloudBuy

CloudBuy, runs a leading global Cloud Platform. The platform provides a complete range of applications with the core cloudBuy and cloudSell and cloudAnalyze applications having covered over $500 billion in spend and 31 million users.

Public and private sector customers use the platform for eCommerce and eProcurement providing a secure, controlled transactional environment.

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