IBM rolls out Beta Cloud to Developers

IBM last month rolled out its Beta Cloud to the general public. The Beta Cloud is IBM’s dynamically provisioned runtime environment that includes tools to develop and test application code on IBM software. With this new offering on the market it will be interesting to see who dominates amongst Amazon, Read more…

By Ameed Taylor, ago
Cloud Computing

Microsoft Makes Windows Azure Push

Microsoft has recently made a strong push into consolidating mind share amongst Cloud Developers with a relaunched Windows Azure Platform developer portal and targeted adverts on LinkedIn and other social networking sites. Microsoft technical strategist  Steve Marx outlines the  Windows Azure Platform for developers in the following video.

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OnDemand Speed Links Feb 1 2008

  Microsoft makes 44 billion USD offer for Yahoo To underscore how market dynamics and perception of companies has changed drastically over the past few years; this acquisition would actually be welcomed by many. Meanwhile Google misses earning estimates for first time This is no surprise given the current economic downturn Read more…

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