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Snap to pay Google $400M a year for cloud services

Over the next five years, the company behind Snapchat will pay Google at least $ 2 billion in cloud bills. On Thursday, Snap revealed in a filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission that it signed a five-year contract … Continue reading

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Snap is paying Google $400M a year for cloud services

Over the next five years, the company behind Snapchat will pay Google at least $ 2 billion in cloud bills. On Thursday, Snap revealed in a filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission that it signed a five-year contract … Continue reading

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Snap is paying Google $400M a year for cloud services

Over the next five years, the company behind Snapchat will pay Google at least US$ 2 billion in cloud bills. On Thursday, Snap revealed in a filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission that it signed a five-year contract … Continue reading

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IDG Contributor Network: 2017: The year of serverless?

As we embark upon a new calendar year, the blogs are full of navel-gazing looks back at the year just past and crystal ball perspectives on what is yet to come. While I don’t go much for those sort of … Continue reading

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The top 5 Microsoft announcements you likely missed this year

This was a big year for Microsoft. The HoloLens began shipping to developers, Windows 10 made it through its first year intact (though not without controversy), and the company got into the desktop computer market with a stunning mega-touchscreen. But … Continue reading

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IDG Contributor Network: Red Hat expected to rake in $2.4 billion in revenue this year

The king of Linux, Red Hat, continues its growth as a leading Linux vendor that’s betting big on the cloud. Yesterday, the company announced financial results for its second quarter of fiscal year 2017 ended August 31, 2016. The company … Continue reading

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Sharepoint is going mobile this year with a new app

SharePoint is going mobile in a big way. Microsoft announced a new app for its content management and collaboration platform on Tuesday, which will give workers a way to access content from their smartphones and tablets on the go.  The … Continue reading

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Most enterprises plan to boost cloud use this year

The cloud market shows no signs of slowing down, with 90% of enterprises planning to maintain or boost spending on cloud computing this year, according to a survey from Washington, D.C.-based research firm Clutch. The majority of enterprises in the … Continue reading

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Most enterprises plan to boost cloud use this year

The cloud market shows no signs of slowing down, with 90% of enterprises planning to maintain or boost spending on cloud computing this year, according to a survey from Washington, D.C.-based research firm Clutch. The majority of enterprises in the … Continue reading

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‘Big bets’ cost Google parent Alphabet $3.6 billion in losses last year

Alphabet, the parent company of Google, racked up $ 3.6 billion in losses last year through investments in “big bets” such as self-driving cars and Internet balloons. The company was known to be spending heavily on these items but revealed … Continue reading

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2015: The tech year in cartoons

January: We have met the enemy, and he is us Image by John Klossner, © Computerworld It seems that security is always at or near the top of the list of things that keep IT leaders awake at night. But … Continue reading

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IT outsourcing year in review: Grading our 2015 predictions

Earlier this year, CIO.com and its outsourcing experts made several bold (and a few slightly less daring) predictions for IT services in 2015. We suggested that this year, companies would get serious about managing their IT supplier risk. (Not exactly.) … Continue reading

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IT outsourcing year in review: Grading our 2015 predictions

Earlier this year, CIO.com and its outsourcing experts made several bold (and a few slightly less daring) predictions for IT services in 2015. We suggested that this year, companies would get serious about managing their IT supplier risk. (Not exactly.) … Continue reading

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20 IT jobs slated for biggest raises next year

IT salaries are on the rise, one sign of a continuingly competitive hiring environment. Skilled and experienced IT pros often receive multiple offers, even if they’re not actively job hunting, according to Robert Half Technology’s 2016 Salary Guide. “And the … Continue reading

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A year of change, and risk, at Microsoft

A year of change, and risk, at Microsoft And the company followed up on that with releases of Visual Studio Online, Team Foundation Server in the cloud, and Office 365, which moved SharePoint, Exchange, Lync and more off dedicated servers … Continue reading

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ServerCentral Named as Inc. 500|5000 Honoree for Fifth Consecutive Year

Chicago, IL (PRWEB) November 18, 2014 Inc. magazine named ServerCentral to its list of the fastest-growing private companies in America for the fifth year in a row, earning ServerCentral a spot on the Inc. 5000 Honor Roll. The Chicago-based company … Continue reading

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Interlink Cloud Advisors Recognized with the 2014 Microsoft US Regional Partner of the Year Award

Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) October 10, 2014 Microsoft recently announced the 2014 Central Regional Partner Award winners during a ceremony at the Microsoft People Central Conference in Chicago, Illinois. “The US Regional Partner Awards Program gives Microsoft the opportunity to recognize … Continue reading

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