When IBM acquired cloud computing vendor SoftLayer in July 2013, many applauded the deal. Indeed SoftLayer has been something of a revelation for IBM, allowing it to begin competing in the vitally important cloud market. Alongside the commercial benefits however, many saw the additional DNA that SoftLayer CEO Lance Crosby brought […]

Ben Kepes

Ben Kepes is a technology evangelist, an investor, a commentator and a business adviser. Ben covers the convergence of technology, mobile, ubiquity and agility, all enabled by the Cloud. His areas of interest extend to enterprise software, software integration, financial/accounting software, platforms and infrastructure as well as articulating technology simply for everyday users.