Today in Cloud

There is a lot of talk about big-time SaaS use and ways to make it both more efficient and more failsafe. The latter is an especially great idea, given that people often wonder what happens when you store your data in the cloud, but is that really any more dangerous than trusting that a critical application will always be up and running? Really, a sinking company has no reason to care about its individual customers, so getting access to the source code in the case of an emergency is one way for a CIO to save his hide.