Cloud Priorities is ZDNet's global research study reporting on current cloud adoption and future cloud initiatives. Connecting with ZDNet's audience across North America, Europe, Asia, Australia & New Zealand, India, China and Korea, Cloud Priorities aims to uncover the true picture of cloud usage and the reasons businesses are moving to cloud. Topics covered include private and hybrid cloud, IaaS, PaaS and SaaS. Insights areas include cloud budgets, business objectives, priority cloud applications and favoured cloud service providers.
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A SaaS-based approach to social media analytics takes flight.
Brisbane-based Infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) provider Fluccs plays host to domestic and international clients, reports David Hazan.
UPDATED x2: The delayed IPO for the enterprise cloud darling looks more promising following another round of last-minute funding.
The CRM software company marked the 10th anniversary of its incorporation on July 4, a milestone not afforded to every startup that sets up shop in the tumultuous turnover zone of Silicon Valley.
IDC reported that cloud software spending---software as a service primarily with a bit of platform as a service---accounted for 86 percent of the cloud revenue pie.
Hybrid cloud, and its unique combination of on-premise and off-premise solutions, is growing in popularity, as shown in a new Tech Pro Research survey and the resulting research report.
Two important factors contributed to the birth of Deskaway — a web-based collaboration app that provides a central location for teams to easily manage projects.
Chargebee is yet another company whose origins can be traced to indignant comments on a Hacker news post about a subscription rate hike — in this case, at billing infrastructure leader Chargify — which inspired the founders to jump-start a competing service.
India has long been derided as a desert for product companies. Some point to the country’s long history as a colonial subject as a reason for this phenomena, others to its socialist past, and many to its lack of a culture of scientific innovation of any significant scale and reach post-independence.
EMC will talk hybrid cloud this week---and new systems of course. AWS will obviously pitch public cloud. Your cloud reality will probably land in the middle.
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To get and stay ahead of the competition companies must sense the present, see the future and shape it to their advantage.
As promised earlier this year, Microsoft has increased the amount of cloud storage space available for Office 365 business subscribers, from 25 GB to a full terabyte. Here's how you can tell how much space you have available.
Microsoft's new Office 365 pricing, new Outlook Web App functionality, an update to Visual Studio 2013 and more on that coming Microsoft smartband close out this short week.
Although the US regulations for internet-based games are not yet final, SecureTrading, Inc. has been building a complete suite of services that ensure safe financial transactions and required consumer protections. It has chosen Connectria's cloud services as a platform.
Starting this month, Salesforce is connecting its mobile platform to open charting libraries and plans to allow drill-down capable dashboards on phones.