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, almost caricaturist process. The press has had a field day speculating about which CEO from another company would...

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 development. Cloud Congress 2013 Meetings of...

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 the flexibility of cloud computing means that they are now used for...

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 the thinking inside Microsoft around Blue on the server side is to focus on making Windows Server the best platform for...

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 source virtual machine images. The new app store is being launched under the company’s Microsoft Open Technology...

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 be natural user interfaces, machine learning and big data, unlocking application...

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 be natural user interfaces, machine learning and big data, unlocking application...

SkyDrive 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 looking to claim OS dominance back from Apple, just as Apple readies the release of their new OSX...