Windows 10, which is expected to be the last of the traditional big bang launches, is likely to complete Microsoft's transition from a software licensing model to a cloud computing one.
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UPDATED: It's likely that large cloud computing players will have to adopt a security patching cadence similar to the one used by the software industry. In the future, the cloud will have its version of Patch Tuesday.
Organizations are seeking ways to reduce their storage costs while also improving performance, reliability and manageability. Atlantis Computing believes that its USX addresses these requirements for virtual applications.
"I'm not an expert on software-defined storage or the intricacies of cloud computing," Clinton quipped.
Angela Fox has now taken up her role as the new Dell ANZ managing director, and plans to drive the company's enterprise, software, and service divisions going forward, but will not be neglecting its end-user computing business either.
Amazon fleshes out AWS Marketplace with annual software subscriptions for instances running on its cloud infrastructure.
With the launch of Oracle VM 3.3, Oracle continues to tie its version of the Xen hypervisor more tightly to its computing environment. This is good news for Oracle users. Is it also good news for users of other virtual machine software products?
Amazon will reportedly woo smartphone buyers with 3D effects and navigation with gestures and tilting. The company will have to have flawless software right away to overcome a learning curve.
The platform helps enterprises provision software on private clouds or in public cloud environments including Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud Platform, HP Public Cloud and Microsoft Azure.
Recent moves from Google on the enterprise cloud computing front indicate that the company is dedicated to challenging Amazon Web Services. The Google surge comes after laying low for almost a year.
Amazon Web Services appears to be valued at a discount relative to software as a service companies. Should infrastructure as a service players always be discounted relative to application-based peers?
As cloud computing becomes more important to organizations of all sizes, does this mean that the venerable mainframe is on its deathbed? Some suppliers, such as ASG Software Solutions and IBM, think that cloud computing will power the next 50 years of mainframe use.
AWS promises customers can now launch networking and security software from Marketplace into a Virtual Public Cloud with just one click.
Linux, open source software, and the open source method quietly grew stronger over all areas of computing during 2013.
The cloud turned tablet giant touts new enterprise features for the bring-your-own-device crowd for its next-generation range of Kindle Fire HD and Fire HDX tablets.
Amazon Web Services and its buddy Eucalyptus, Microsoft Windows Azure, Apache CloudStack and OpenStack are all racing to be stack of software organizations will use to build their Cloud-based workloads. Mirantis' CEO, Adrian Ionel, believes OpenStack has all of the earmarks of the winner. Do you agree?
Amazon Web Services and Nvidia are launching cloud services designed to move GPUs beyond high performance computing to SaaS companies.
Distributed computing environments are increasingly complex mixtures of services hosted on physical, virtual and hybrid elements. Continuity Software, long focused on service availability, has reached out to manage the availability of SAN-based storage.
Matt Crotty, chairman of InsightSoftware.com, is donating £1 million to TNMOC under a fund-matching scheme that should leave the Bletchley Park-based museum £2 million better off
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