French companies are struggling to convert to cloud. According to an INSEE study, only 12% of companies with at least 10 people have bought services from ” cloud computing »In 2014. A level that places France behind many European neighbors, such as Finland (51%), Italy (40%) or Belgium (21%). Conversely, if we focus on companies with more than 250 people, this rate rises to 36%, a level equivalent to the European average.
Unsurprisingly, adoption is highest in the information and communications sector (38% in companies with 10 to 249 people), far ahead of specialized, scientific and technical activities (19%) , commerce (12%), industry (9%) and accommodation and catering (5%).