News & Commentary
Content tagged with Platform as a Service posted in February 2013
Salesforce.com Caps Record Year, Eyes Acquisitions
News  |  2/28/2013  | 
Fourth quarter and full-year financial results top estimates, but CEO Marc Benioff admits Salesforce.com needs more Marketing Cloud services muscle.
6 Big Data Advances: Some Might Be Giants
Commentary  |  2/28/2013  | 
In a full week for big data news, EMC, Intel and Revolution Analytics announcements stand out.
Google App Engine Developers Get Help From Ferris
News  |  2/27/2013  | 
Cloud Sherpas releases Python framework, named for the work-avoiding Ferris Bueller, to make App Engine programming easier.
Salesforce.com's New Message: It's The Customer, Stupid
Commentary  |  2/27/2013  | 
What's behind Salesforce.com's new 'customer company' spin? For starters, the previous social-centric message was not translating into sales.
Amazon Drops Prices On Multiple Zone Database Service
News  |  2/14/2013  | 
Amazon wants more of its relational database customers to upgrade to two "availability zones," which ensures automated failover in case of outages.
Lean IT: Think Big About Agility
Commentary  |  2/11/2013  | 
Cloud, DevOps, Agile and Lean Startup methodologies all aim to make companies more adaptive. But alone, no one of them can deliver on that promise.
SavvisDirect Launches Private Cloud For Enterprise Developers
News  |  2/7/2013  | 
SavvisDirect AppGrid lets companies test and develop in a private cloud, avoiding the security and control issues that come with working in a public cloud.
U.S. And U.K. Show Cloud Adoption Divide
News  |  2/5/2013  | 
More Brits than Yanks understand cloud concepts, but more cloud projects are getting done in the U.S.
Infosys Partners With Device Company In Healthcare Push
News  |  2/5/2013  | 
Infosys provides cloud-based portal to help NovaSom better manage sleep apnea diagnostics.


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