Microsoft forcing cloud computing in a new direction

How Microsoft is Forcing the Cloud Computing Industry to Take a New Direction

If you have been following the cloud computing industry, you are already aware of the fierce competition that exists in the space. Amazon, Microsoft, Google, IBM and Oracle - five companies...
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Should Amazon be Worried about Slowing AWS Growth Rates?

Amazon Web Services, or AWS, is the undisputed leader of the Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) segment within cloud computing. Amazon Web Services' growth rate has been slowly edging lower and...
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Google Cloud Finally Coming of Age, Just Look at Their Hidden Numbers

Alphabet is not exactly a secretive company, but they do their best to keep our prying eyes away from the numbers we are looking for. We still don't know how much...
Cloud Computing Supremacy: Has Microsoft Finally Snatched the Crown from Amazon?

Cloud Computing Supremacy: Has Microsoft Finally Taken the Crown from Amazon?

As quarterly earnings results roll in, it's time to do our favorite topic - "who won the cloud computing race?" The three top cloud service providers - Amazon, Microsoft and IBM...
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Surface Devices Sales Dip Accounts for Microsoft Stock Hit, Not Surprisingly

Microsoft just reported its earnings for the financial quarter ended March 31, and there has been a slight setback. As of writing this article, Microsoft stock dipped about 4 percent. Not surprisingly, the...
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500 Million LinkedIn Members Now Support Microsoft’s Push into CRM with Dynamics 365

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella this week announced some major updates coming to the Dynamics 365 SaaS platform for Customer Relationship Management to leverage the company's acquisition of LinkedIn. That $26 billion...
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Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella Announces Powerful Dynamics 365 – LinkedIn Integration Updates

It has been exactly eleven months since Microsoft bought LinkedIn, and the fears that Salesforce had about the role LinkedIn might play in the CRM world are slowly coming true. Microsoft...
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Cloud Computing Price Cuts Move from Virtual Machines to Object Storage: New Research

Price cuts are a common occurrence in the cloud computing industry. The big cloud service providers have all steadily been bringing their prices down, but the industry still has long way...
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Beam Livestreaming on Windows 10 and Xbox One: A Gateway to Cloud Gaming of...

When Microsoft launched Beam livestreaming capabilities on Xbox One and, later, to Windows 10 Creators Update, it was an exciting time. Gamers could now stream their gameplay to thousands of Xboxers...
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Microsoft Commits to Office 365 and Windows 10 Feature/Security Updates Twice a Year

In a recent announcement on a blog post from Microsoft's General Manager, Windows Commercial Marketing, Bernardo Caldas, the Redmond, Washington-based software and cloud giant has committed to at least two major...