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  • Infor to embrace Microsoft's Azure cloud

    Infor on Monday will announce plans for applications running on Microsoft's Azure cloud platform, deepening the vendors' already close partnership and adding momentum to the industry's shift away from on-premises ERP (enterprise resource planning) software.

    Written by Chris Kanaracus13 July 10 06:38
  • Muglia offers details on Microsoft Azure Appliance

    On Monday, during the kickoff of Microsoft's Worldwide Partner Conference being held this week in Washington D.C., Microsoft <a href="http://www.networkworld.com/news/2010/071210-microsoft-releases-azure-cloud-platform.html">announced</a> that it would be releasing a version of its Windows Azure cloud computing platform that can be run as part of an appliance offering.

    Written by Joab Jackson13 July 10 04:43
  • Microsoft opening CRM app store

    Microsoft plans to take a cue from rival CRM (customer relationship management) vendor Salesforce.com with the upcoming release of CRM 2011, by adding a marketplace site where partners can sell complementary applications.

    Written by Chris Kanaracus13 July 10 05:56
  • Firefox 4 picks up speed

    Firefox 4's first beta is 27% faster than Mozilla's more stable browser, Firefox 3.6.6, but still lags behind rivals including Chrome, Opera and Safari, benchmark tests show.

    Written by Gregg Keizer10 July 10 03:59
  • Yahoo hands over property sales listings to Zillow

    Yahoo's real estate site will rely exclusively on Zillow for sales listings, as Yahoo continues its trend of handing over some of its portal services to specialists.

    Written by Juan Carlos Perez10 July 10 01:54
  • Cloud computing will surpass the Internet in importance

    Cloud computing will top the Internet in importance as development of the Web continues, according to a university professor who spoke on Friday at the World Future Society conference in Boston.

    Written by Fred O'Connor10 July 10 08:28
  • Google fixing bugs in Orkut social network

    Google's Orkut social networking site has been beset with bugs lately, leading the company to apologize for spotty service.

    Written by Paul Krill10 July 10 09:04
  • Restored Google China search site very limited in features

    Google's recent restoration of Google.cn may have helped the company secure a renewal of its Internet Content Provider (ICP) license in China, but the search site provides precious few search services to users.

    Written by Juan Carlos Perez10 July 10 07:00
  • Restored Google China search site very limited in features

    Google's recent restoration of Google.cn may have helped the company secure a renewal of its Internet Content Provider (ICP) license in China, but the search site provides precious few search services to users.

    Written by Juan Carlos Perez10 July 10 10:27
  • IBM and EU establish cloud-computing consortium

    IBM on Wednesday said it was establishing a consortium with the European Union and universities to research new cloud-computing models to reduce the cost of hosting and maintaining Internet-based services.

    Written by Agam Shah08 July 10 06:33
  • Twitter to promote marketers' special offers

    Twitter has introduced another advertising service, hoping to generate revenue this time by promoting special offers, events and one-time deals from marketers.

    Written by Juan Carlos Perez08 July 10 05:42
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