Cloudex is an index of leading global Cloud technology businesses operating in software, services, hardware and infrastructure. It focuses on the financial performance and valuation of these companies versus the population of more general technology vendors.
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The Clearwater Cloudex index compares 34 listed companies. The vast majority are American-based, as the US continues to lead the way in providing software as a service (SaaS) to the public market.
Cloud-based HR systems are transforming the world of work. We spoke to companies at the forefront of the revolution. For businesses today there are not just significant operational issues when it comes to managing their staff and HR systems, but major strategic challenges too. So says Paul Burrin, Chief Marketing Officer at Fairsail which offers a cloud-based HR and People system for mid-sized multinationals to automate HR and get the best out of their staff. Read more.
The business communications industry is moving rapidly towards a cloud-based environment as consumers seek the same tools at work as in their personal lives. Smooth transition Just as Skype made consumers and businesses aware of the potential of the internet to make voice calls, we are now on the cusp of another era whereby cloud communications are introduced far more widely into the business market. Read more.