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3 Examples of Company Growth by using Azure Cloud Services

The Microsoft Azure Cloud is making an impact on a lot of companies. Here is how three companies found that the Azure cloud technology was just the right system for…

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How to Get the Best Cloud Backup / Sync Out of MSFT’s new SkyDrive App

Microsoft today released their new SkyDrive app for Windows Vista, Windows 7 and Windows 8 which finally competes head on with services like Mozy and Dropbox for online backup.  You…

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Microsoft Skydrive Apps Released, Important Changes

Microsoft has just released applications for its SkyDrive cloud hosting service that allow users to access and synchronize files with desktop and mobile applications. On the desktop, both a Windows…

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Live@edu…The Azure Cloud for Education

How progressive can Azure Cloud operations be? Enticing businesses to go to Cloud operations can be a windfall, but they have to make the jump. But one way that jump…

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Microsoft Launches the Azure Cloud Trust Center

Microsoft has launched the Windows Azure Trust Center meaning that they are looking to provide customers and partners with easier access to regulatory compliance information. The Shared Responsibility Protocol As…

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Legacy Systems and Spending on New Technology-A Microsoft Advantage

Where is IT spending occurring?  New Technology, Old Technology? Just where. Recently IBM announced that support for legacy systems takes up 80% of IT costs.  The problem, of course, is that…

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Two New Microsoft Azure Data Centers are Online

On April 5th Microsoft announced that two more U.S.-based Windows Azure datacenters, went online to its Azure cloud customers. While not giving geographic details, it is implicit from previous discussions that…

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System Center 2012 a Cloud Product Released to Volume Manufacturers

Another Cloud Software product is going to manufacturers this one is System Center 2012. Released on April 1, Microsoft made the suite of products available for download by its volume-license…

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Cloud Computing Impact on Business – Some Findings and Statistics

I have posting for some time now my belief that the next major technology bubble will be in Cloud computing technology. Now a new survey showing that small business with…

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Windows Azure Malware Endpoint Protection Program

Azure, Microsoft’s Cloud venture, is being updated with new malware protection programs in its virtual machines. In a recently released report, Microsoft Endpoint Protection (MEP) for Windows Azure Customer Technology,…

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Azure Cloud – A Summary of Posts

Can the next economic bubble already be taking place under our noses? I’m talking about the Cloud Technology bubble. The Azure Cloud is Microsoft’s latest operation at making data available to…

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Microsoft adds Hadoop for Large Data Processing

If you are an open source user of database structures you are probably familiar with Hadoop. That is the cloud database framework that scales huge datasets over multiple clusters, distributed…

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The Movideo Move to Microsoft’s Azure Cloud

Microsoft’s continues to make headway in attracting customers and partners to the Azure Cloud. The latest is Movideo an online  video platform, with a focus on delivering business outcomes through…

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Cloud Technology…Is it the Next Technology Bubble?

The cloud is at the beginning of a technology bubble, like the PC and the Internet played a large role in economic growth and job creation.

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Azure and Office 365 for Government Operations

While Microsoft has recently cut prices on Windows Azure Storage, Microsoft also intends to add a government Cloud offering to its Office 365 line-up of services. A new option is…

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Microsoft Cuts Pricing on Windows Azure Storage and the Small Compute System

A month ago, Microsoft announced that it was lowering the price of SQL Azure and introducing a 100MB database option. Well, on March 8, they passed along additional savings to compute and…

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SkyDrive Integration Coming Soon to Windows Vista, 7 and 8

Microsoft has detailed the upcoming integration with SkyDrive into current and future Windows versions, which includes a SkyDrive app for Widnows 7 and Vista.

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Microsoft’s New Cloud Promotional Offer

Microsoft’s push to getting more companies onto the Cloud met with another success. Techstars Cloud, and Microsoft announced an agreement whereby new entrepreneurial companies would be participating in Cloud operations.…

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