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Cloud adoption: Why some IT chiefs think it's still too complex

ZDNet - The cloud may have many benefits but for the moment simplicity is not necessarily one of them.

From contracts, to licensing and payments, CIOs — even enthusiastic adopters of the utility model — remain pragmatic about the management of cloud services and their potential to cause grief.

"The complexities we get into on licensing models make me want to weep sometimes," Essex County Council CIO David Wilde told the recent Cloud World Forum in London.