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VMware's Best And Worst Moves Of 2011
Commentary  |  11/30/2011
Virtualization market leader VMware launched several bold initiatives in 2011--and made several missteps.
Cloud Computing's Unintended Consequences
Commentary  |  11/29/2011
Wise CIOs will gravitate toward services, become more data-driven, and factor more frequent usage spikes into their capacity planning.
VMware's Cloud Foundry Ranked Top Developer Platform
Commentary  |  11/23/2011
New VMware kid on the PaaS block takes "best overall" honors, while Google App Engine is best public and IBM SmartCloud best private cloud platform in Evans Data survey.
CA's 3Tera AppLogic Graphically Deploys Stacks To Data Centers
News  |  11/21/2011
At Cloud Connect 2011 in Silicon Valley, TechWeb's David Berlind gets a demonstration of CA's recently acquired 3Tera AppLogic graphical private cloud deployment tool.
President & CEO of eBay, John Donahoe, describes the future
News  |  11/18/2011
John Donahoe, President & CEO of eBay, describes the scale and intensity of e-commerce. With the growing scale of e-commerce, John describes the changes that will need to be embraced by the retail market and the future of internet based sales.
Google Music: 7 Key Facts
News  |  11/16/2011
In contrast with Apple and Amazon, Google isn't charging for its cloud-based music storage and streaming service.
Cloud Myth 101: Cloud Is A Place
Commentary  |  11/9/2011
You don't get to simply load your old enterprise IT problems on a truck and arrive at a new abode. But you do get to decide what kind of IT shop to become.
Amazon Public Cloud Eyes Financial Services Customers
News  |  11/9/2011
Highly regulated financial services companies are gradually overcoming hurdles to public cloud, says Amazon Web Services cloud guru, Adam Selipsky.
Even At NASA, CIOs Get Practical On Cloud
Commentary  |  11/4/2011
Workday's SaaS lineup catches the eye of even conservative IT chiefs, while NASA builds an app store for scientists, and RIM moves MDM off premise. That's no hype.
IBM Gives First Glimpse Into Cloud Sales
Commentary  |  11/4/2011
With processes in place to track its cloud revenue, IBM puts its SaaS business at "hundreds of millions" of dollars. It's a start, but more details are needed.
NASA Plans Cloud Marketplace For Scientists
News  |  11/3/2011
Cloud services suite to expand with platform as a service, data as a service, and a new cloud computing storefront likened to Apple's AppStore and Google's Android Market.
Avnet CIO Talks Cloud, BYOD
Commentary  |  11/2/2011
Cost savings is a big consideration, says Avnet CIO Steve Phillips, but the global electronics distributor sees other advantages to giving employees choices.
Feds Aim To Speed Cloud Adoption With New Roadmap
News  |  11/2/2011
Interagency collaboration produces strategy that outlines requirements and standards. Will it make it easier for agencies to buy into cloud?
Box CEO Sees Need For Enterprise 2.0 Revolution
News  |  11/1/2011
Levie sees need for startups to unite to bring Web 2.0 into the enterprise.


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