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Salesforce.com to Debut 'Work.com' at Dreamforce

Salesforce.com is planning to up its stake in human resources software with the unveiling of a new service called Work.com next month during the Dreamforce event...

Wozniak is Wrong About Cloud Computing

But by raising red flag, Apple co-founder highlights important detail for anyone considering the cloud: Read the privacy policy.

Freshdesk Takes Swing at Rival Zendesk With HTML5 Mobile App

Online help-desk software vendor Freshdesk is hoping to draw a fresh contrast between itself and rival Zendesk with a new HTML5-based mobile application...

Infosys Positions as Cloud Integrator, Unveils Self-service Cloud Hub

Indian outsourcer Infosys Tuesday unveiled a package of services and technologies that aim to help companies deploying hybrid clouds.

How the Cloud Keeps Fuel and Cash Flowing When the Power Goes Out

A trucking and construction business finds an alternate plan for keeping business active during a hurricane -- in the cloud.

Woz Wary of Cloud

Reliance on the cloud will soon cause "horrible problems," Apple's co-founder says after a the performance of a controversial play.

Microsoft Blames Last Week's Azure Outage on a Configuration Error

UPDATE: A system configuration mistake caused the outage that affected Windows Azure customers in western Europe last week, according to Microsoft.

Lock-in, Migration Costs Can Put a Damper on Cloud Projects, Says ISACA

Cloud services promise low cost-of-entry and rapid return on investment, but those advantages make it easy to overlook associated investments. To find out the...

Oracle's Cloud Hype Set for Major Escalation

Oracle's emphasis on cloud computing isn't going to wane anytime soon. To the contrary, on Thursday the vendor held the first in nearly 100 Cloud Builder Summit...

10 Questions for Symplified Founder and CTO Darren Platt

Name: Darren Platt

Salesforce.com CEO Benioff Joins Cisco's Board

Salesforce.com CEO Marc Benioff has been named to Cisco's board of directors, Cisco announced Thursday.

Dropbox Gets a Black Eye in Spam Attack

Efforts to mature into a more enterprise-ready service take a hit.

Different Cloud Survey, Same Cloud Adoption Concerns

The Uptime Institute, a well-known and -respected organization that focuses on data center best practices and economics, recently released its 2012 Data Center Survey.

Google Cloud vs. Amazon Cloud: How They Stack up

Google's new IaaS cloud boasts strong compute performance but lacks the breadth of features in Amazon Web Services' 4-year-old Elastic Compute Cloud, according to one industry analyst's side-by-side comparison of the services.

Rackspace Debuts OpenStack Cloud Servers

Following a four-month beta period, Rackspace has started offering its hosted servers and databases using the open source OpenStack suite of cloud software.