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The probe came after complaints of unfairness from participants in the coding contest at last month's Dreamforce conference.
No cable or phone line required. No satellite lag. Traditional ISPs should be nervous.
The so-called Internet of Things means the trend of more data being generated by things other than human beings, which could present business opportunities.
Internet giants such as Google and Amazon run IT operations that are far larger than most enterprises even dream of, but lessons they learn from managing those humongous systems can benefit others in the industry.
The judge also said that shareholders suing HP must limit claims to statements made after May 23, 2012.
Following the cloud storage company's purchase of dLoop's technology, look for the first improvements to Box's search capabilities to come along soon.
The cloud-based backup and recovery service was introduced in February 2012.
Some critics have cried foul over the contest's $1 million award to winner Upshot.
Nokia Solutions and Networks (NSN) and Korean operator SK Telecom have demonstrated the potential for virtualizing the core of a mobile network, which will make it easier for operators to roll out new services.
HealthCare.gov, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' troubled insurance-shopping website, will double its user capacity by the end of the month in an effort to eliminate sluggish response times when thousands of people are on the site at the same time, officials said.
Microsoft struggled this week with multiple performance problems on its Azure cloud platform, while it also made the hosted load balancing service Traffic Manager generally available.
Google Apps now offers administrators more IT controls over Hangouts, the communications tool that includes IM, audio chats and video conferencing.
Facebook's RocksDB is an embeddable, persistent key-value store designed for fast reads and writes.
With the Apps Marketplace available from the Google Apps administration console, customers can, for the first time, browse the catalog and install the products.
OpenSUSE joins Red Hat’sLinux distribution, Fedora, and Canonical’s Ubuntu in offering an experimental Linux distribution that can run on 64-bit ARM processors.