Iron Mountain leaves The Cloud

While sniffing around Gartner looking for stuff on IT governance, I saw “Iron Mountain Becomes Third Provider to Exit Public Cloud Storage Market“. I find this very odd as this service seems a logical extension to their legacy business, much like NetFlix’s move to streaming video from DVD by mail.As recently as February they posted a cloud success story on their site: “Iron Mountain Delivers Cloud-Based, Vendor Neutral Storage for Patient Data“.