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With cloud adoption, talent is king.

If you sit 10 business leaders down to talk IT, seven will say they urgently need to migrate to the cloud to support their company’s growth. Ask about their cloud adoption plans, and you’ll have only four left in the … Continue reading

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Google, IBM and Rackspace take on Intel

There’s a heavyweight battle being fought over data centre dominance, with Google, IBM and Rackspace teaming up against Intel. Ultimately, the winner will be us. Google is partnering with Rackspace Hosting, one of the largest cloud providers in the world, … Continue reading

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IBM plans to rule the hybrid cloud

We’ve seen this before. A burst of innovation in technology snowballs, and the result is paralysis. Too many choices, too many rainbows on the horizon, and not enough hard and fast answers. When cloud computing was all about technology, anything … Continue reading

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Microsoft to Make History in the Very Near Future

At the end of next month, Microsoft will release the “last version of Windows”, and they’re calling for a billion devices to eventually run the the new version. That’s ambitious, especially considering the enterprise is notoriously slow to adopt the … Continue reading

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SAP sees the future of enterprise IT. And its name is HANA.

When SAP announced last month that their next generation of business applications will run exclusively on their HANA database, they were careful not to understate. “It’s maybe the biggest innovation in enterprise IT in history, not only for SAP, but … Continue reading

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What Does the Soaring Cloud Business Mean for HP and IBM?

First, the good news. The cloud market will enjoy double-digit growth over the next three or four years. In dollar terms, most of those hundreds of billions will be spent on SaaS. But in terms of growth, enterprise spending on … Continue reading

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Microsoft Will Beat Out Amazon and Google In Enterprise Technology

If you remember being frustrated by the technology at work, when LANs crashed and Word unexpectedly quit, when Lotus was to blame for bereft in-house systems, when a Blackberry suddenly looked like a walkie-talkie next to the iPhone, then you’ll … Continue reading

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