OVHcloud CEO Michel Paulin on the 'endless debate' on why local European players cannot win against US hyperscalers

OVHcloud's chief exec opened up about the state of the European cloud market as US providers continue to dominate in the region

Kelsey Rees
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OVHcloud CEO Michel Paulin on the 'endless debate' on why local European players cannot win against US hyperscalers

The CEO of Europe's leading cloud player OVHcloud says UK and European cloud providers should aim higher to capture a bigger slice of market share from the US hyperscaler giants.  Michel Paulin got candid with his views on how Europe's cloud market is developing after his group closed 2022 on a high.  The European cloud market earned €10.4bn in Q2 2022, growing more than five times its size from early 2017. European service providers grew their cloud revenues by 167 per cent over tha...

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