Cloud computing is being held back by corporate concerns about security,
according to Cisco’s 2009 Annual Security Report, which found that data security
and the control companies have over their information are the key factors
holding back full-scale adoption of the model.
"The interest in cloud computing is enormous, but fear over security is very
real," Scott Olechowski, Cisco security research manager, told V3.co.uk. "It’s
holding back a move. Security and control are the top two things we hear in the