"Seamlessness starts with the software-defined datacenter," according to VMware's CEO.
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While large transformative deals dominated the technology M&A landscape in Q1, the average deal value appears to have dropped off.
Google Fiber has been on a small surge lately with a number of new small town stops, but some analysts are skeptical about a nationwide tour.
Does history repeat itself? Let's hope not.
Samsung makes a big leap in customer satisfaction, but it's unclear whether the company can keep it going. Apple still leads the smartphone pack by a wide margin.
Sprint has made another dash for Clearwire, upping its offer from $2.97 to $3.40 per share.
Apple says it has a "what you see is what you get" approach to its taxes, but Congress disagrees, believing it sought the "holy grail of tax avoidance." Apple's Tim Cook testifies today.
The category, dubbed iPaaS, uses Tibco's Cloud Bus to integrate software as a service applications along with on-premise software.
The consumer electronics retailer did better than expected in its first-quarter results. All eyes are on its post-EU recovery and if Samsung's in-store investment has paid off.
Amazon Web Services has been recognized as suitable to run government applications.