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Cloudyn helps companies track Microsoft Azure deployments

The offering is available immediately and is promised to help keep costs under control.

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Google cloud platform can now be managed from a phone

Google is testing a version for Android smartphones and tablets of a console that will help its customers monitor services in the cloud while on the move.

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Choosing the cloud that’s right for you

There are degrees of commitment to the cloud, and more than one cloud model to consider

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Not to be outdone, Amazon unleashes unlimited storage for $5 a month

Amazon announced unlimited cloud storage with Amazon Cloud Drive for $60 per year and Unlimited Photos Plan for $12 per year, the equivalent of less than $1 per month.

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Slack hacked, compromising users' profile data

The company has added two-factor authentication.

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Amazon debuts bottomless storage plans for photos, data

If you've got gigabytes or more of digital photos and music that are a headache to back up, Amazon wants to interest you in two new storage services designed to ease home backups and archiving.

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Microsoft to simplify Azure migration with bigger VM drives

Enterprises can now migrate virtual machines whose OS drives size exceed 127GB

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Oracle customizes project management for lines of business

Government, financial services and construction are all getting custom project management software packages from Oracle.

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Apple buys into big data?

Reports claim Apple has agreed to purchase FoundationDB, manufacturer of powerful future-focused databasing software.

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Bullhorn's new CRM tool mines email for deeper relationship insight

The stand-alone SaaS offering promises a holistic view of company relationships.

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HP boxes up the cloud for the enterprise

Enterprises that want to enjoy the benefits of cloud computing but still prefer to keep computational resources in-house should take a look at a new cloud system offered by Hewlett-Packard. A preconfigured package of hardware...

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Microsoft packages Azure for Web and mobile developers

The new Azure App Service was designed to streamline the process of building apps and connecting them to back-end data sources

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12 free cloud storage options

With all the public cloud storage offerings on the market today, many vendors just want customers to sign up for their services. So, in return for a new account, many offer free cloud storage.

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Google Cloud organizes log files to ease troubleshooting

Google Cloud Logging collects dozens of metrics from Google Compute Engine and Google App Engine.

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Amazon Web Services offers free satellite imagery

Amazon Web Services is offering customers free use of over 85,000 satellite images, setting the stage for new types of geographically-oriented cloud applications.

Anti-censorship group in China faces DDoS attack

An activist group working to end China's Internet censorship is facing an ongoing distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack that threatens to cripples its activities.

Salesforce App for Outlook brings CRM data to the inbox

Now in beta, the app is available for free with a subscription to Salesforce Enterprise Edition or higher.

AeroFS makes cloud collaboration free for up to 30 users

Security-focused service offers a private enterprise cloud with unlimited data

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