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Microsoft looking to reorganize its sales force with thousands of layoffs- Report

By : CIOL Writers

In a bid to streamline its cloud-computing offerings, Microsoft is planning a major global sales reorganization that is likely to result in thousands of layoffs, reports Bloomberg and The Seattle Times. According to the reports, the layoffs are related to a move to increase

Microsoft is acquiring Israeli cloud startup Cloudyn

By : CIOL Writers

Microsoft has confirmed that it is acquiring Israeli cloud monitoring and analytics startup Cloudyn. The deal is thought to be worth between $50 million and $70 million, according to a report back in April from local Israeli business publication, Calcalist. In a company blog

Dassault Systèmes buys majority stake in Outscale to bring more agility onto 3DEXPERIENCE platform

FRANCE: Dassault Systèmes has acquired a majority stake in enterprise-class cloud services provider, Outscale, strengthening its position as one of the fastest growing cloud companies in the world that is helping industry innovators to digitally transform their business. Dassault Systèmes

Microsoft joins Cloud Foundry Foundation to extend integration with Azure

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The latest entrant to join the bandwagon of Google, Huawei, Ford, GE Digital, NTT, Philips and Swisscom, is the tech behemoth Microsoft. The company has announced that it is joining the Cloud Foundry Foundation, a popular open-source application development platform. At

Alibaba mulls a datacenter in Mumbai to provide cost-effective cloud services to SMEs

  CHINA: Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group at its Computing Conference in Shanghai today has announced it plans to establish two new data centers in Mumbai, India and Jakarta, Indonesia in the current fiscal year. Together with

Amazon ends its unlimited cloud storage option

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Good things on this earth are either short lived or come with a price. Something similar happened with the unlimited cloud storage option for Amazon Drive. Unfortunately, the tech giant has decided to end the plan. So, from now on,

Microsoft previews disaster recovery for Azure IaaS virtual machines

Microsoft has unveiled the public preview of disaster recovery for Azure IaaS virtual machines (VMs) using Azure Site Recovery (ASR). In a blog post on the Azure blog, Rochak Mittal, Principal PM of Cloud + Enterprise said that this new

EY launches SaaS-based tax automation tool for GST, DigiGST

NEW DELHI, INDIA: EY has launched DigiGST, its integrated GSP-ASP solution that provides organisations with end-to-end GST compliance support. DigiGST is hosted on the Microsoft Azure platform and combines EY’s tax domain expertise, technology capabilities and deep Sector knowledge. The GST Network (GSTN)

Gatorade, Red Bull or Cloud?

MUMBAI, INDIA: Time and maintenance headaches are not exactly the provisions that start-ups can afford when they

Some use Deo. Some use Talc. Some use the Cloud

Pratima H As impossible and unpalatable as it sounds, it so happens that bathing was not

Oracle launches GST-compliant ERP Cloud in India; unveils India datacenter plans

By : CIOL Writers

Oracle said it will expand its cloud services in India over the next six to nine months with plans for

Offline cups, Online lips: How’s the Cloud straw at Faasos wiping away that slip?

Pratima H MUMBAI, INDIA: From 75,000 customers to 120,000 and growing. An 80 per cent jump

GoPro Plus cloud subscription service now available in India

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GoPro Inc. has launched GoPro Plus, a cloud-based subscription service in India that gives users anywhere, anytime

Microsoft posts $23.6B in revenue in Q3 with Azure being star highlight

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Just like other prominent players of tech industry like Amazon, Google, and Samsung, Microsoft too posted

Amazon beats expectations with eighth straight quarterly profit

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Riding on the back of its steadily growing online retail and cloud business, Amazon posted its

Take a smart decision and move to cloud ERP

Biswas Nair Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software that connects your finance, accounting and operations data is

A for App Economy, A for Availability

Ashok Acharya In today’s connected, mobile and application-based environment there is a high possibility that a

Your Data and Cloud: Drawing a Parallel

Prashanth GJ In the recent months, the industry has recognized cloud computing as a cost-effective technique

ManageEngine’s IT management suite will be integrated into parent co. Zoho’s business apps

CHENNAI, INDIA: Announcing its strategy to align IT with business objectives, IT management company, ManageEngine said it

Wind River uses virtualization to make legacy industrial control systems’ transition to IoT smooth

BANGALORE, INDIA: Wind River announces a software virtualization platform enabling critical infrastructure companies to cost-effectively evolve aging legacy