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Cortana moves way beyond being a personal assistant

Microsoft’s Cortana voice-based personal assistant has always seemed a little out of place in the enterprise. It’s a useful tool for search, for reminders, and for letting you know when you need to leave to get to that meeting on … Continue reading

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AWS wants to dominate beyond the public cloud with Lambda updates

Amazon Web Services’ big Re:Invent conference in Las Vegas brought a plethora of new features and upgrades to its cloud platform. But there was one key set of upgrades that set the stage for Amazon’s expansion outside its own public … Continue reading

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Google Goes Beyond Cardboard With Revamped VR Focus

Google is aiming to make virtual reality into a real business with its dedicated VR division now headed by Clay Bavor. InformationWeek: Cloud

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Picking a public cloud? Think beyond AWS, Google, and Microsoft

I often get this question: “Which public cloud should we go with?” That is, should the questioner’s company go with Google, Microsoft, or, more likely, Amazon Web Services? The right answer depends on many, many factors, and the answer is … Continue reading

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Review: Microsoft Azure reaches beyond Windows

A long time ago in a century getting further and further away, Bill Gates compared MSN with the exploding World Wide Web, saw the future, and pivoted nicely to embrace the Internet. A few decades later, someone at Microsoft looked … Continue reading

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