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So what happened to the Salesforce data centre in Australia?

data_centerHigh profile sales in the public sector may be eluding Salesforce.com and perhaps this can be attributed to the concerns held by public sector CIOs about data sovereignty and the Australian Privacy Act.
With high profile breaches of shared service cloud data centres in the news, it suggests that the market has some way to go before the public sector will be ready to move sensitive data and IP to an overseas data centre run by a US or foreign owned company. Continue reading So what happened to the Salesforce data centre in Australia?