Regulatory Environment Hinders Cloud Adoption

Cloud computing

At Monday's Waters USA event, many of the industry's top CTOs and CIOs couldn't avoid the topic of the cloud. It seems, however, that regulations have thrown up roadblocks on the path to cloud adoption. By Anthony Malakian

"There's so much hype around cloud. Every vendor that comes into our office just says, ‘Cloud!' If they sell you a flashlight, it's a cloud flashlight," says Christopher Perretta, the CIO of State Street, who gave the keynote address at the Waters USA conference in New York th