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Microsoft bags New York City contract for cloud services

Microsoft bags New York City contract for cloud services

At a Wednesday press conference with Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer, New York City Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg said that Microsoft’s Internet-based cloud technology will be used by dozens of government agencies for consolidating computer resources, enhancing information-sharing and reducing costs.

Microsoft’s news Office 365 takes on Google’s cloud-based office apps

Microsoft’s news Office 365 takes on Google’s cloud-based office apps

In what apparently is Microsoft’s determined attempt to make its cloud-based services a big success, the company Tuesday launched Office 365 - a hosted, subscription-based version of its ubiquitous Office suite.

Is Ozzie's Exit Good or Bad for Microsoft in Cloud Race?

Is Ozzie's Exit Good or Bad for Microsoft in Cloud Race

Microsoft chief software architect Ray Ozzie's plan to step down, pronounced yesterday by CEO Steve Ballmer, marks an end to an era of greatness which saw the company steer in cloud computing and at the same time develop Windows Azure.

Microsoft launches services to compete with Google Apps

Microsoft launches services to compete with Google Apps

Microsoft Corp. on Tuesday proclaimed of updating and repackaging its Web-based e-mail and Office services in order to level up with the competition with Google Inc.

Kinect Games Roster headed by Harry Potter

Microsoft has revealed a swing of games for Xbox Kinect that shall make its first appearance when the hands-free managing arrangement starts on next month.

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