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Microsoft's latest target release date for Office 16: Second half 2015

https://www.zdnet.com/article/microsofts-latest-target-release-date-for-office-16-second-half-2015/

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Microsoft is targeting the second half of calendar 2015 as its latest release target for both its next-generation Office client and server applications.

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EMC launches hybrid cloud system, eyes VMware, OpenStack, Microsoft integration

https://www.zdnet.com/article/emc-launches-hybrid-cloud-system-eyes-vmware-openstack-microsoft-integration/

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The EMC Enterprise Hybrid Cloud, allows customers to move applications and workloads across public and private cloud services.

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Microsoft ups cloud ante with Azure Marketplace, SingTel partnership

https://www.zdnet.com/article/microsoft-ups-cloud-ante-with-azure-marketplace-singtel-partnership/

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IT vendor launches one-stop portal offering third-party cloud applications and services running on Azure, and inks partnership with SingTel to enable Asia-Pacific customers to move their data and workload between various cloud environments.

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Microsoft makes available public preview of new Azure Batch service

https://www.zdnet.com/article/microsoft-makes-available-public-preview-of-new-azure-batch-service/

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Microsoft is commercializing technology it acquired earlier this year when it bought GreenButton in the form of a new Azure cloud batch service.

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Microsoft offers unlimited OneDrive storage with Office 365 subscriptions

https://www.zdnet.com/article/microsoft-offers-unlimited-onedrive-storage-with-office-365-subscriptions/

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In the latest salvo in the cloud storage price wars, Microsoft has uncapped OneDrive storage space for Office 365 subscribers. The unlimited storage option tosses the ball back into Google's court and puts even more pressure on independent cloud storage services like Dropbox and Box.

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Microsoft Azure Australia open for business

https://www.zdnet.com/article/microsoft-azure-australia-open-for-business/

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Microsoft has announced the official launch of Azure Geo in Australia, which are located in New South Wales and in Victoria.

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Microsoft's Q1 shines; Office 365 leads results

https://www.zdnet.com/article/microsofts-q1-shines-office-365-leads-results/

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The software giant handily tops expectations as Surface Pro drove Surface revenue of $908 million. Office 365 subscriptions for home, personal and enterprise swelled.

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Microsoft and IBM commit to providing their enterprise software on Azure, IBM clouds

https://www.zdnet.com/article/microsoft-and-ibm-commit-to-providing-their-enterprise-software-on-azure-ibm-clouds/

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Microsoft and IBM have forged a new alliance bringing more of IBM's enterprise software and services to Azure, and Microsoft's enterprise software to IBM's cloud platforms.

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Microsoft launches Azure cloud in a box

https://www.zdnet.com/article/microsoft-launches-azure-cloud-in-a-box/

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In partnership with Dell, Microsoft is launching its Azure cloud in a box offering, codenamed 'San Diego.'

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Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella: Our cloud plays well with others

https://www.zdnet.com/article/microsoft-ceo-satya-nadella-our-cloud-plays-well-with-others/

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Microsoft is further targeting startups and ISVs with the opening of the Azure Marketplace, led by the launch of Cloudera for Azure.

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How Microsoft's expected fitness band fits into its new wearables game plan

https://www.zdnet.com/article/how-microsofts-expected-fitness-band-fits-into-its-new-wearables-game-plan/

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Microsoft isn't going the Smartwatch 2.0 route with its rumored fitness band. Instead, the company has a more targeted and cloud-connected wearables game plan, sources say.

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Microsoft to 'Connect' with developers at November event in New York

https://www.zdnet.com/article/microsoft-to-connect-with-developers-at-november-event-in-new-york/

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Microsoft will be talking more about its mobile, cloud and dev/ops products, services and strategies at its Connect() event in New York in mid-November.

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Microsoft adds Apache Storm analytics-processing support to Hadoop on Azure

https://www.zdnet.com/article/microsoft-adds-apache-storm-analytics-processing-support-to-hadoop-on-azure/

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Microsoft's HDInsight Hadoop-on-Azure service is getting Apache Storm real-time analytics support in preview form.

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Salesforce.com, Microsoft execs shed more light on new cloud collaboration

https://www.zdnet.com/article/salesforce-com-microsoft-execs-shed-more-light-on-new-cloud-collaboration/

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Trying to build platforms that are open and partner-centric, including the recently unveiled Windows 10, is a direct response to requests from enterprise customers, according to Microsoft's VP of Windows marketing.

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Azure CTO: Why Microsoft is digging Docker and the container revolution

https://www.zdnet.com/article/azure-cto-why-microsoft-is-digging-docker-and-the-container-revolution/

5 years ago

Recently appointed Azure CTO Mark Russinovich spells out Microsoft's espousal of the container cause on its cloud computing platform and his reservations about Docker security.

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Office 365, cloud becomes key to Microsoft licensing strategy

https://www.zdnet.com/article/office-365-cloud-becomes-key-to-microsoft-licensing-strategy/

5 years ago

Microsoft's desire to turn subscription revenue may enable enterprises to garner leverage for other products they use when negotiation time comes around.

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Microsoft launches new sales productivity bundle for $65 per user per month

https://www.zdnet.com/article/microsoft-launches-new-sales-productivity-bundle-for-65-per-user-per-month/

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Microsoft is taking a step toward its promised Dynamics CRM Online push with a new promotion for a sales productivity bundle sold as a subscription service.

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CEO Nadella to talk up what's next for Microsoft's cloud

https://www.zdnet.com/article/ceo-nadella-to-talk-up-whats-next-for-microsofts-cloud/

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Microsoft execs, including its chief executive Satya Nadella, are on tap to talk more about the company's cloud futures on October 20.

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Microsoft's new software partnerships: Separating impact from image

https://www.zdnet.com/article/microsofts-new-software-partnerships-separating-impact-from-image/

5 years ago

Microsoft has been busy forging new alliances with a variety of software vendors in recent months. But how much real substance is there in its latest partnerships?

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Microsoft Azure gets security tick from Australian government

https://www.zdnet.com/article/microsoft-azure-gets-security-tick-from-australian-government/

5 years ago

Microsoft has announced that Microsoft Azure has been recognised to be compliant with the Australian government's information security manual and protective security policy framework.

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