Protecting Sensitive Data with Microsoft Office 365

Data loss and corruption can be caused by a variety of scenarios — power outages, security breaches as well as malicious insiders or even employees who make simple mistakes. Information protection has become a huge area of focus in response to Continue reading Protecting Sensitive Data with Microsoft Office 365

Microsoft acquires Avere Systems in boost to hybrid cloud portfolio

Add to favorites NFS and SMB file-based storage provider for Linux and Windows clients running in the cloud, hybrid and on-premises will be joining Microsoft’s ranks. Microsoft is acquiring Avere Systems, boosting its hybrid cloud storage portfolio and potentially its Continue reading Microsoft acquires Avere Systems in boost to hybrid cloud portfolio

Microsoft Takes Path Less Traveled to Build a Quantum Computer

(Bloomberg) — In the race to commercialize a new type of powerful computer, Microsoft Corp. has just pulled up to the starting line with a slick-looking set of wheels. There’s just one problem: it doesn’t have an engine – at least Continue reading Microsoft Takes Path Less Traveled to Build a Quantum Computer

Microsoft Takes Path Less Traveled to Build a Quantum Computer

(Bloomberg) — In the race to commercialize a new type of powerful computer, Microsoft Corp. has just pulled up to the starting line with a slick-looking set of wheels. There’s just one problem: it doesn’t have an engine – at least Continue reading Microsoft Takes Path Less Traveled to Build a Quantum Computer

Microsoft Azure location services to drive IoT & smart cities

Add to favorites The platform is intended to have an impact on an array of industries, including logistics, automotive, manufacturing and retail. Bringing a location platform to the cloud, Microsoft has announced Azure Location Based Services, a public cloud offering Continue reading Microsoft Azure location services to drive IoT & smart cities

Microsoft Azure location services to drive IoT & smart cities

Add to favorites The platform is intended to have an impact on an array of industries, including logistics, automotive, manufacturing and retail. Bringing a location platform to the cloud, Microsoft has announced Azure Location Based Services, a public cloud offering Continue reading Microsoft Azure location services to drive IoT & smart cities

Microsoft, Oracle, IBM Are Said to Alter Pay to Push Cloud Sales

(Bloomberg) — Microsoft Corp., Oracle Corp. and IBM — looking to stoke demand for cloud computing services — are said to be shifting incentives for their sales representatives, pushing them to ensure customers become active users over the long haul. Microsoft in July Continue reading Microsoft, Oracle, IBM Are Said to Alter Pay to Push Cloud Sales

Microsoft, Oracle, IBM Are Said to Alter Pay to Push Cloud Sales

(Bloomberg) — Microsoft Corp., Oracle Corp. and IBM — looking to stoke demand for cloud computing services — are said to be shifting incentives for their sales representatives, pushing them to ensure customers become active users over the long haul. Microsoft in July Continue reading Microsoft, Oracle, IBM Are Said to Alter Pay to Push Cloud Sales

Cloud Growth Boosts Amazon, Microsoft

(Bloomberg) — The internet is steadily pulling in more shoppers, advertisers and businesses, helping the largest technology companies including Amazon.com Inc., Microsoft Corp. and Alphabet Inc. churn out strong revenue and profit growth for another quarter. All three beat analysts’ sales Continue reading Cloud Growth Boosts Amazon, Microsoft