Cloud computing is an increasingly broad topic that encompasses everything from Google Apps to data center services to virtualization to software-, infrastructure- and platform-as-a service. Technology executives are increasingly interested in cloud computing as a way to save money. Nevertheless, cloud adoption remains in the single digits amid security concerns. Rest assured that cloud computing is a game changer. Key players include: IBM, HP, Google, Microsoft, Amazon Web Services, Salesforce.com, NetSuite, VMware as well as dozens of others.
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National Institute of Standards & Technology issues 10 key recommendations for successful cloud initiatives.
One analyst went so far as to demand which numbers on the balance sheet Amazon values most and when said numbers will improve.
A Netsuite rollout at New Zealand-listed trading website Trade Me saw the end of what could have been the world's largest Quickbooks implementation.
The cloud ERP vendor handily topped expectation as deferred revenue swelled compared to a year ago.
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Like other U.S. based cloud vendors, AWS is trying to expand in the EU and allay concerns about NSA snooping.
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Amazon Web Services' directory service will take on Microsoft Azure Active Directory Service in a scrum for centralized cloud identity management.
Microsoft and IBM have forged a new alliance bringing more of IBM's enterprise software and services to Azure, and Microsoft's enterprise software to IBM's cloud platforms.
But storage giant insists that its strategy is the right best-of-breed approach as sales were up 9 percent from a year ago.
SAP kicked off its TechEd & d-code conference with new features and tools for its HANA platform.
Firebase aims to help developers build collaborative mobile and web apps through an API storing and syncing data in real-time.