By Jennifer Kavur, Computerworld Canada August 17, 2009 01:30 PM ET
Keep your eyes on these companies: Asigra Inc., BoardSuite Corp., CiRBA Inc., Enomaly Inc., FreshBooks (a service of 2ndSite Inc.), Nulogy Corp., PollStream Inc., Rypple (2Catalyze Inc.), Teradici Corp., ThinDesk Inc.
It's not a Top 10 list, but these are 10 interesting companies in the space, said Krista Napier, senior analyst of competitive intelligence and emerging technology at IDC Canada Ltd. and author of a new study profiling Canadian-headquartered tech companies that provide cloud solutions.
The companies listed come from all three cloud categories: software-as-a-service (SaaS), platform-as-a-service (PaaS) and infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS). "We tried to get a selection of all three," said Napier.