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Content tagged with Software as a Service posted in January 2011
IBM To Invest $150 Million In U.S. Entrepreneurs
News  |  1/31/2011  | 
Big Blue will fund educational and mentoring services through President Obama's Startup America program.
Verizon To Buy Terremark For $1.4 Billion
News  |  1/28/2011  | 
With the acquisition of the supplier of secure and government-oriented cloud services, Verizon is repositioning itself as a broad technology supplier.
No One Owns 'The Cloud'
Commentary  |  1/24/2011  | 
Companies should think twice about pursuing trademarks around the term 'cloud computing,' as market saturation is making product differentiation increasingly difficult.
Integration In The Cloud, The Sleeper Issue
Commentary  |  1/21/2011  | 
It won't be enough to just move workloads into the cloud; it'll still be necessary to integrate with other apps residing there.
With Cloud, What You Don't Know Can Hurt You
Commentary  |  1/20/2011  | 
Inevitably, cloud announcements, like Amazon's introduction of Elastic Beanstalk, sound good, but there are limits.
RhoSync Brings Salesforce.com Social Apps To iPhone, Android
News  |  1/19/2011  | 
Version 2.1 delivers integration with Salesforce's Chatter and REST APIs, allowing mobile workers ready access to a company's collaboration applications.
Our Redesigned Digital Magazine: What Do You Think?
Commentary  |  1/18/2011  | 
It's a PDF designed for easy use on any computer, from laptop to tablet.
Private Clouds Taking Off
News  |  1/14/2011  | 
Evidence is accumulating that as public clouds gain strength, enterprises are increasingly interested in building their own clouds in the data center.
Microsoft Needs A Wider Cloud Strategy
Commentary  |  1/11/2011  | 
Bob Muglia, the departing president of Microsoft's Server and Tools Business, crafted a limited cloud approach based on the hand he was dealt. Here's what his successor should do.
Treasury Sites Jump To Amazon Cloud
News  |  1/10/2011  | 
Smartronix has developed a new Treasury.gov site and migrated four other agency sites to Amazon Web Services' EC2.
MindShift Acquires Alpheon To Expand Healthcare Presence
News  |  1/5/2011  | 
The combined cloud computing and IT management services capabilities will enable MindShift to offer hosted EHR solutions.
Cloud Database Maker Clustrix Gets $12 Million Investment
News  |  1/4/2011  | 
The firm has now raised $30 million in venture capital to expand development of its fully relational NoSQL database and appliance products.


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