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This is who I think Microsoft’s next CEO will be and why

Unless you’ve been living under a very big, wi-fi resistant rock, you know that Microsoft has been in the market looking for a CEO. There have been many names bandied around and it’s been a very public,

What Is The Cloud Congress?

Cloud technology, advancements and infrastructure continue to develop rapidly. Now a Cloud Congress exists to help navigate through all the competing and non-competing entities using the Internet. It gives opportunities for direct applications or direct application services

Microsoft Announces Windows Azure For Research

While physical clouds may be part science and part art, the technology variant is all science. Cloud computing infrastructures are used for everything from mobile apps and enterprise software to (more recently) gaming and media streaming. And

Windows Server Blue rumored to have a cloud computing focus

And the beat goes on. Mary Jo Foley from ZDnet has an interesting theory about what the focus of Windows Server Blue will be. Apparently, it’s all about the cloud. An excerpt: One of my contacts said

Open Source VM Image Depot Comes To Windows Azure

Now this is as refreshing a new as they come. Microsoft just launched a public preview of its new app store for Windows Azure called VM Depot that is positioned as a community driven catalog of open

Ballmer Says Microsoft Now a "Devices and Services Company"

During Microsoft’s recent Annual Shareholders Meeting, Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer told shareholders that Microsoft was now a “devices and services company” and made a few predictions for 2013. Ballmer said the five big trends of 2013 would

Ballmer Says Microsoft Now a “Devices and Services Company”

During Microsoft’s recent Annual Shareholders Meeting, Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer told shareholders that Microsoft was now a “devices and services company” and made a few predictions for 2013. Ballmer said the five big trends of 2013 would

Windows Azure Active Directory Manages 4.7 Billion Authentications A Week

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Guest Post – How Skydrive sets the stage for Windows 8

This is a guest post authored by Cameron Tyler. As the release of Windows 8 looms on the horizon, and consumers tinker with their preview builds, there is a tangible, nostalgic tension in the air. Windows is