Microsoft isn't alone in trying to milk existing business slow enough for its cloud business to offset declines. But Windows' rapidly plunging price isn't helping matters.
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As Microsoft continues its transition to more of a mobile first, cloud first vendor, its traditional Windows and Office licensing businesses are feeling the impact, as its Q2 FY 2015 numbers show.
What's next for Windows 10? This week's unveiling in Redmond should focus on consumer features. It will also reveal how well Microsoft is coping with the unprecedented shift from traditional PCs to mobile computing. Here's what I'll be looking for.
Should your enterprise own its data center? Would it be better to use the services of a hosting or collocation company? Does the emergence of cloud computing make this decision easier?
Many suppliers engaged with the OpenStack community are claiming that their approach, products and services are the best way to use OpenStack as a foundation of cloud computing projects.
KPMG survey finds cloud computing is maturing beyond the demonstration stage, and is becoming a workforce management tool.
Google is allowing users to run Windows Server 2008 R2 Datacenter on its cloud platform, and is now allowing them to run some of their licensed Microsoft enterprise apps on Google Cloud.
According to a new report from The Linux Foundation, Linux is leading Windows on both the cloud and in enterprise application deployments.
Cycle Computing and Western Digital's HGST unit ran the largest cloud workload by a Fortune 500 company via a 729 TeraFLOPS cluster built on the fly.
Its approach isolates applications and their associated data so they can 'float' across multiple locations.
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The recent launch of the Open Platform for NFV initiative by the Linux Foundation presents enormous opportunities for OpenStack cloud operators. Discover what this could mean for your business.
Microsoft's fitness band may be the first device to leverage the coming Windows 10 Internet of Things operating system, as well as a number of brand-new Azure cloud services.
The IT department has taken responsibility for cloud computing decisions which were previously made by business execs keen to get started with the technology.
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With a dizzying array of cloud service provider available in a crowded market, choosing the best partner to fulfill your enterprise cloud computing needs is not always easy.
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) knows a thing or two about cloud computing, and they've decided to share some good recommendations. Plus an anti-NSA phone and more government tech shenanigans from the world over.
National Institute of Standards & Technology issues 10 key recommendations for successful cloud initiatives.
Recently appointed Azure CTO Mark Russinovich spells out Microsoft's espousal of the container cause on its cloud computing platform and his reservations about Docker security.
Cisco is setting up an $80m commercial cloud joint venture with Chinese hardware manufacturer TCL Corp, following other US tech giant’s move in cloud computing services in China.
A revision of the Australian Government Cloud Computing Policy has mandated that government agencies must use cloud services where it is appropriate to do so.
3D printing goes mainstream in the enterprise as the returns are too promising. Gartner's top strategic technologies in 2015 revolve around cloud, Internet of everything and computing everywhere.
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