Some of the old-school packaged software providers are having a tough time going "all-in" with cloud services. In Adobe's case, David Gewirtz shows why Creative Cloud has some limitations that don't fit with what we expect from modern cloud licensing.
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Comparing the largest cloud players on the block gets a bit convoluted the way tech vendors are compiling their financials. Here's a crack at playing the cloud revenue face-off game.
With Amazon now disclosing its public-cloud revenues, how does Microsoft compare? It's hard to tell, given how Microsoft reports its cloud numbers.
Microsoft puts its commercial cloud lineup on a $6.3 billion annual run rate, which is on par with what Amazon Web Services is putting up. Enterprise carries team Microsoft.
The Microsoft Band is a powerful wearable device and Microsoft continues to enhance its capabilities. May is National Bike Month so offering more bike tracking services now is perfect timing.
The effort, called Centrify Privilege Service (CPS), is aimed at identity management for accounts where passwords are shared as well as individual.
Microsoft's Service Fabric will target first ISVs and startups building public cloud applications, and later come to Windows Server and Linux.
Optus is working to expand its cloud services capability, becoming a partner of Microsoft's Cloud OS Network in a bid to offer its enterprise and government customers Microsoft Azure-enabled products and services.
While the cloud has appeared just in time to offer free (or at least cheap) and easy access to gigabytes of storage space, some people like to keep their data close to hand. Here are some of the best storage devices money can buy that will help you keep your data safe.
Cloud shakes up another staid space: "assume that your traditional technology provider will soon be dead."
Android operating system vendor Cyanogen will integrate Microsoft's Office, Skype, OneDrive and other apps and services with its Open OS Platform later this year.
Microsoft is working on a new set of Azure 'mobile first/cloud first' microservices for business users, an effort some at the company say could become another billion-dollar business.
Mixing up traditional pricing models became the big theme at the latest AWS customer summit, including a new monthly-based scheme for popular cloud apps to a deep dive into machine learning.
Microsoft's AzureDB NoSQL database service and a related new open-source data-migration tool, are generally available.
Cloudnexa, an Amazon Web Services partner, launched a console to optimize cloud operations and control costs.
Some Microsoft Outlook.com users are having problems syncing and sending mail.
The new solutions are designed to drive retail growth through cloud technology.
Singapore telco buys a 98 percent stake in U.S. managed security services provider, Trustwave, as part of efforts to beef up its cloud offerings.
The cloud storage provider aims to garner at least one million business users in Japan over the next five years.
Microsoft is again bundling together several of its apps and services into a bundle that it's selling for $149 for a limited time in the U.S.
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