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We are Dark Matter, a technology research organisation investigating the challenges of cloud adoption. Unpicking the realities of cloud is our thing, and we have created multiple documentaries on this topic. We believe it is time for radical honesty. We're looking for the truth - so others may learn.

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We want to speak to you as part of our long-term study into the culture of cloud. The good, the bad and the cloudy - we want to hear it all. Sound interesting? Check out our documentaries below, complete the form and one of the team will be in touch.

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Consciously Hybrid: A UK public sector story

Consciously Hybrid:

A UK public sector story

A decade on from the UK’s cloud-first policy, a huge proportion of workloads and data remains on premises. Why? We explore the challenges associated with public cloud and aim to dispel the myth that public cloud-only is a desirable path, fit for purpose.

Clouded: The culture of cloud


The culture of cloud

An original film that is uncovering the realities of cloud technology and its effects on both business and society. Many have grown confused with our relationship with a rapidly expanding cloud market, others are reflecting on their strategies. The question is, when did cloud become so 'Clouded'.

Consciously Hybrid: The South Africa story

Consciously Hybrid:

The South Africa story

Public cloud-first government mandates have led to an unplanned state of flux between operating models. We interviewed some of South Africa’s leading CIOs and technologists to explore the opportunity cloud provides the nation and the future of citizen services.