Tag: Microsoft

Diversification? Microsoft’s Cloud OS Partner Network mutates to an “OpenStack Community”

December 17, 2013 |

At first sight the announcement of the new Microsoft Cloud OS Partner Network sounds indeed interesting. Who doesn’t want to use the Microsoft public cloud directly, as of now can select from one of several partner to access the Microsoft technologies indirectly. It is also possible to span a hybrid cloud between the Microsoft cloud [...]

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Cloud storage Box could become a threat for Dropbox and Microsoft SkyDrive

August 23, 2013 |

To become more attractive for private users and small businesses, the cloud storage provider Box has expanded its pricing model. Immediately in addition to the existing plans for private, business and enterprise customers a Starter plan can be selected as well, which is interesting for both small businesses and freelancers as well as private customers. [...]

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Google Apps vs. Microsoft Office 365: What do the assumed market shares really tell us?

August 21, 2013 |

The blog of UserActivion compares at regular intervals the spread of office and collaboration solutions from Google Apps and Microsoft Office 356. I have accidentally become aware of the market shares per industry, thanks Michael Herkens. The result is from July and shows the market shares of both cloud solutions for June. The post also [...]

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