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Box fuels international expansion with $100 million in new funding

Telstra in Australia will start selling its service soon and a launch in Japan is planned for next year

Box buys technology to let admins keep better track of content

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.

Microsoft adds load balancing as Azure availability stutters

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.

Done with the cloud? Alternatives for online backups

Take control of your data with hard drives, services and apps.

Rackspace adds more power to hosted servers

IT hosting company Rackspace is upgrading its OpenStack-based servers across the board with faster processors as well as more memory and network bandwidth.

SecuriSync: cloud storage employees and IT admins will love

New service integrates enterprise-grade security with business productivity suite for safe and simple file collaboration.

NTT expands data center, cloud to U.S. with acquisition

Acquisitions byJapanese NTT Communications will more than double NTT Com's data center space in the U.S., enabling the company to respond to what it said is a high demand for data-center services in North America.

Must-know privacy tips for Google, Facebook and other online services

Explore encryption, scrutinize your settings, and consider alternative services that are more discreet than the majors.

Salesforce delivers Identity to simplify herding of apps

Salesforce.com has delivered an identity product designed to let enterprises consolidate user authentication and application access control on a single tool.

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Glip: IM-centric cloud collaboration

A new online collaboration service combines group chat, content sharing, and calendaring