Ars also talks to Microsoft about the integration of Kinect and RAM allocation.
Shares of cloud computing software vendor Salesforce.com (CRM) are down $2.25, or 4.4%, at $43.44, after the company this afternoon reported fiscal Q1 revenue that topped analysts’ estimates, and profit per share in line with consensus, but forecast this quarter’s results below expectations. Revenue in the three months ended in April rose to $893 million, [...]
Managing workloads in hybrid public environments is more complex than ought it to be, according to cloud computing specialist Appcara. Earlier this week the Santa Clara-based firm pulled the curtains back on a turnkey solution that will help small to … Continue reading ?
Google Compute Engine’s (GCE) entrance into the public cloud space offers nothing short of a jolt to the collective pulse of CIOs. Wikibon’s Stu Miniman recently sized up the public cloud playing field, giving some action items for the CIO, … Continue reading ?
Microsoft Corp. is enlarging capacity for its Windows Azure cloud computing services for Japanese businesses, betting on growing corporate IT spending in the country.
The following is a post from Satya Nadella, President of the Server & Tools Business at Microsoft. As the worldwide demand for cloud computing continues to grow, so does Windows Azure. Microsoft is the only at-scale global public cloud...Show More Summary
By Trefis: Salesforce.com (CRM) is set to announce its Q1 fiscal 2014 (ending April 31, 2013) earnings on May 23. The company provides enterprise cloud computing and social enterprise solutions across businesses and is a market leader in the cloud customer relationship management (CRM) segment. Show More Summary
Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT), the American software giant founded by Bill Gates and Paul Allen in 1975, is arguably the most overlooked tech stock in the market due to the perceived maturity of its Windows and Office product lines. Formerly the world’s largest company, the Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) name no longer carries the luster it once [...]
Google Compute Engine’s (GCE) entry into the public cloud market highlights the pricing war going on amongst the web giants that have begun to commoditize their infrastructure. The playing field in the cloud wars is starting to level in pricing, … Continue reading ?
Why Microsoft Is the Best Investment in Cloud Computing
David Bloom is a Deadline contributor. All six major Hollywood studios and a raft of major tech firms have joined to solve compatibility and other issues with next-gen “cloud computing” tools they are increasingly using to create, collaborate...Show More Summary
Dell Unveils Powerful End-To-End Cloud Client Computing Solutions for Citrix Virtualized Desktop Environments to Enable Increasingly Mobile and Cloud-Based Work Styles Three end-to-end DVS Enterprise offerings optimized for Citrix XenDesktop...Show More Summary
Donkeys and Elephants and IT, Oh My! HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Salesforce and BMC Software (Nasdaq: BMC) are hitting the road to help companies tap into the power of social and mobile cloud computing in a whole new way. The tour begins in Washington, D.C. Show More Summary
Amazon Web Services has received a boost as it vies to become the cloud computing provider of choice for federal agencies, after receiving a three-year certification from the Federal Risk Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP). According to the Washington Post, FedRAMP’s … Continue reading ?
Salesforce.com, the enterprise cloud computing software company, has unveiled four new mobile solutions for governments that it says will help better connect them with their constituents. Starting today, federal, state, and... Keep reading ?
In November, Microsoft and 21Vianet announced that they were working together to bring Azure, a infrastructure-as-a-service and platform-as-a-service product, to China. Today the firms stated that the service will go... Keep reading...
VMware is entering the already-crowded public cloud space with vCloud Hybrid Service, adopting the now-familiar approach of paying for hosted computing services on a time utilisation model. Here’s what we know so far, starting with why we’ll be waiting quite a while to use it in Australia. More »
Today at Microsoft's Xbox One architecture and hardware panel, Microsoft technical executives elaborated and expanded on how the new console will interact with and be improved by cloud computing.
In 2006, the concept of cloud computing was just beginning to gain ground. Siva Devaki saw the Cloud as a means to achieve his longtime dream of building a full-service IT company. He decided to leave his secure career working for large companies such as Oracle and VeriSign. Show More Summary
VMware finds a way to wring more cash out of virtualization customers.