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EuroCloud UK welcomes European board to landmark meeting in London

Microsoft and NTRglobal join cloud industry leaders from across Europe for first live webcast of EuroCloud UK event

London, January 13, 2011 – Cloud industry leaders from across Europe will converge in London next week for the first UK-hosted board meeting of fast-growing trade network EuroCloud (http://eurocloud.org/). Now entering its second year of operations, EuroCloud is active in more than two dozen European countries, providing a focal point for cloud industry collaboration and advocacy.

EuroCloud logoWelcoming the board to London, EuroCloud UK has invited speakers from Microsoft and NTRglobal to discuss the future of cross-border cloud services in Europe at its member meeting to be held on Thursday, 20th January. For the first time, the UK meeting will be webcast live, thanks to sponsorship and support by EuroCloud members NaviSite Europe and Mimecast.

“Understanding how to manage, deliver and support services across national boundaries is a critical success factor for high-growth cloud service providers in Europe,” said Gilles Saumon, CEO of EuroCloud member NTRglobal, which is headquartered in Barcelona, Spain, and operates across Europe and the US. “EuroCloud provides an invaluable forum for sharing best practice and practical experience on matters of importance to providers.”

Event details:

Title – Let’s Flatten Europe

Date/Time – Thursday, January 20, 2011 from 4-6 pm (GMT)

Location – Mimecast, 2-8 Balfe Street, London N1 9EG

To attend – register at http://www.eurocloud.org.uk/_m1717/events

Join the live webcast at http://www.eurocloud.org.uk/webcasts

About EuroCloud and EuroCloud UK
EuroCloud (http://www.eurocloud.org/) is the first pan-European network of SaaS and cloud computing vendors and industry experts, with a presence today in more than 24 European countries.

EuroCloud UK (http://www.eurocloud.org.uk/) brings together companies engaged in cloud computing or SaaS-related business activity to network together, share best practice and build the profile of the industry. The EuroCloud UK Board includes members from C Infinity, Cloud Vision, CohesiveFT, D2C, Mimecast, RightNow, Salesforce.com, SAP, Webroot, Zylog Systems and Procullux Ventures.