Cloud computing is hot, and the race is on for cloud providers to position themselves in the market. All of this growth is positive. However, although there are many companies offering cloud computing services, only a few have the levels of cloud architecture, technology and services that efficiently and cost effectively help enterprises of all sizes move into the cloud. To help sort it out, ACG Research's cloud analyst Jerome Oriel has identified the top seven cloud service providers (not in order of preference) that have the right combination of cloud computing services elements and cites strengths and weaknesses depending on their cloud strategy. Click here to read Jerome's SearchTelecom.com article on the top seven.