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Microsoft yanks Azure auto-hosted SharePoint apps service

The company plans to relaunch the program later this year

music and books

AI system reads novels, then writes music for them

Works are assigned emotional density scores and interpreted in major or minor keys

on techhive.com

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Amid turmoil, questions loom for SAP at Sapphire

The event is incoming sole CEO Bill McDermott's 'time to shine,' says one analyst

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Platfora update puts Hadoop's power in business users' hands

New features improve data access, visualizations and updated support for Hadoop distributions

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SAP cutting unspecified number of jobs in workforce restructuring

SAP will ultimately add more jobs by the end of this year, according to a spokesman

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Salesforce.com ties Force.com to Heroku for richer app development

Customers won't need 'ninja developers' anymore to create powerful new types of applications, a Salesforce executive says

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NetSuite looks to stay relevant with revamped HTML5 user interface

The cloud ERP vendor also announced a new B2B portal and updated software for services businesses

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Lawson Software founders settle insider trading charges with SEC

The founders profited from inaccurate media reports about a bidding war for Lawson, according to the SEC

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Red Hat fortifies OpenStack suite, eases management for enterprise users

Red Hat has updated its OpenStack distro to the latest edition, and has partnered with NetApp and eNovance to advance OpenStack

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Expect big investments as Kronos crosses the $1 billion mark, CEO says

Kronos is well-positioned for the future but needs a stronger push into SaaS, analysts say

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Oracle wins, Google loses in copyright ruling on Java APIs

An appeals court sided with Oracle and ordered the companies back to court

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Oracle subpoenas Comcast in connection with Solaris support lawsuit

Comcast is resisting Oracle's demand for documents, according to a court filing

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SAP parts ways with cloud sales chief in strategy shift

A leaner sales organization structure could end up being good for customers, analyst says