Over the last few months I have been looking at the range of practical and technological issues presented by moves into the Cloud, alongside the legal issues which arise. I have been asking the question “new legal issues or the same old problems?”

To help provide context and some answers we have created this graphic showing the evolution into the cloud and some of the structural changes in the way IT happens, so we can better identify the legal issues and then the legal solutions.

Computing from 1990s to 2000sIn case you are challenged by reading all this small writing there are 3 separate graphics of each phase.

Cloud Computing - On premise Cloud Computing - On Premise:Hosting Cloud Computing - Cloud