Your iPad was built for the cloud. Check out some surprising things the iPad and cloud can do together.
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Tired of waiting for Microsoft to release a native version of Office for iPad? Unhappy with either Office Mobile for iPhone or Office Web Apps? Well, give Google's Quickoffice Pro HD for iPad a shot. It lets you create, edit and view Word, Excel and PowerPoint files (versions 1997 through 2010), as well as save files as PDFs, print using iOS AirPrint, and open, edit and save files from SharePoint. So where's the "cloud" angle in all of this? The $20 Quickoffice Pro HD works with a variety of cloud services, including Google Drive, Dropbox, Box, SugarSync and others.
SaaS As Innovation Driver?Software as a service is the clear No. 1 way enterprises consume cloud. InformationWeek's SaaS Innovation Survey reveals three tips to get the most from SaaS: Make it a popularity contest. Have an escape plan. And remember that identity is the new perimeter.
InformationWeek Must Reads Oct. 21, 2014InformationWeek's new Must Reads is a compendium of our best recent coverage of digital strategy. Learn why you should learn to embrace DevOps, how to avoid roadblocks for digital projects, what the five steps to API management are, and more.