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AWS, Microsoft, and Google take different paths to the cloud

An outage at Amazon Web Services Tuesday rekindled the debate about whether it is wise to rely too heavily on one cloud service provider. Such snafus are rare for AWS so CIOs worry more about the potential for vendors to … Continue reading

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IBM Bluemix wants to take the drudgery out of devops

With Bluemix, IBM set out to create a cloud environment rich with tools that developers could then harness to their benefit. Next step for IBM: Make it easy to string together and use those tools in common workflows, without reinventing … Continue reading

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NSX, and its new chief, take center stage at VMWorld

July 23, 2012 was a big day for VMware. It was the day the company, which up until then had been known mostly for bringing server virtualization to the enterprise, entered the networking market. By spending $ 1.26 billion to … Continue reading

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Facebook search tools take aim at Twitter’s relationship with news

Facebook is updating its search tool to make it easier for users to find things that interest them among the 2 trillion items archived by the company’s index. The update boasts personalized search suggestions, the ability to search through public posts in … Continue reading

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Google’s Android Based Brillo Has the Potential to Take IoT Automation to Next Level

With the acquisition of Nest last year, Google has demonstrated its interest in the field of smart home. At recently concluded Google I/O annual developer conference, the group of Mountain View celebrates a further step forward, talking openly about the … Continue reading

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Downloading your LinkedIn contacts can now take all weekend

LinkedIn users now have to wait up to three days if they want a list of their contacts on the service. Previously, the social networking site provided a way for users to instantly export their contacts. It was a useful … Continue reading

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Cloud Computing? I'll Take an Industrial-Strength Version

Cloud Computing? I'll Take an Industrial-Strength Version So, when companies hesitate to adopt the cloud, it's not because their executives don't understand how profoundly the technology can transform their operations. They realize that cloud computing can help provide broader access … Continue reading

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