NSA spy scandal dissuading firms from using the US cloud

Danny Palmer
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Peer 1 research suggests Edward Snowden's revelations have made businesses wary of US hosting

The National Security Agency (NSA) government surveillance revelations leaked by IT contractor Edward Snowden have made British and Canadian businesses more reluctant to store data with US-based hosting...

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