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Cloud computing

Cloud computing is a key driver of the UK’s data-driven economy, with cloud-based platforms, infrastructure and services supporting UK businesses across every industry and sector. techUK's work focuses on ensuring the UK stays at the forefront of cloud adoption and is a single point of contact for UK government and key stakeholders on issues impacting the development of the UK cloud market and industry.

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Is the UK ready for the future of compute?

techUK works with our members to understand the convergence of high-performance computing, artificial intelligence, quantum technologies and cloud computing. This work builds on our cloud computing programme and quantum commercialisation campaign, and looks ahead to the "future of compute" review announced by UK Government in June 2022.

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Cloud Climate Champions

This monthly #CloudClimateChampions series showcases the commitment of our members to a more sustainable net-zero future.

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Cloud Leadership Committee

techUK members have elected a new Committee to set the strategic direction of the Cloud Programme for 2022-23

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Cloud Podcast

techUK’s Laura Foster discusses the evolving cloud ecosystem in the UK with Jason Rees (Oracle), Dr Chris Folkerd (ANS) and Simon Bennett (Rackspace).

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Cloud Week 2021

techUK's #CloudFuture week featured news, views and insights from the technology sector on what the next-generation of cloud computing deployment will enable in the UK

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2021 achievements and 2022 objectives

Explore our Cloud Computing programme's achievements and objectives here.


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techUK Report: Scaling cloud use securely and safely

techUK’s guide for business leaders explores how to scale cloud use securely, and examines the areas and question business leaders should discuss when deciding on a cloud provider

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Cloud Computing at CogX 2021

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Building the Smarter State | 29 September | Book now


The eighth edition of our flagship public services conference, Building the Smarter State, will take place at The Royal Society on Thursday 29 September. 

Speakers and delegates will explore how we better utilise data and emerging technologies to meet societal challenges of net-zero and upskill the workforce to sustain and deliver digital services that meet the needs of citizens.