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4 hrs ago | Government Executive

GSA's Dave McClure to Retire

Long-time public servant and technology innovator David McClure, Associate Administrator for the Office of Citizen Services and Innovative Technologies at the General Services Administration, announced his retirement April 16 in an email to staff, according to multiple sources.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology

8 hrs ago | Business Insurance

Hartford signs on with IBM for cloud computing update

Looking to modernize its computing infrastructure, Hartford Financial Services Group Inc. announced a six-year technology contract with Armonk, N.Y.-based IBM Corp. on Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Hartford, CT, IBM, Science / Technology, Hartford Financial Services Group, Insurance

12 hrs ago | Government Executive

Amazon and Google Are Battling to Dominate the Cloud -- and Amazon May Already Have Won

In technology, it's sometimes good to let a pioneer figure out the pitfalls of a new market.

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Related Topix: Amazon, Google, Startups, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Music Players, Science / Technology, Computers

13 hrs ago | Data Center Knowledge

As It Expands in San Antonio, Microsoft Sees Data Centers Transforming the Power Grid

Microsoft wants to use its data centers to help transform the way electricity is delivered in the United States.

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Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Westover Hills, TX, University of Texas at San Antonio, Science / Technology

15 hrs ago | SBWire

North American Healthcare Cloud Computing Market Worth $6.5 Billion by 2018

The "North America Healthcare Cloud Computing Market by Applications , Deployment , Service , Pricing & End Users - Forecast to 2018" analyzes and studies the major market drivers, threats, opportunities, and challenges in the U.S. and Canada.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Science, Computer Science, MarketsandMarkets

16 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

Danger Zone: Workday

Stock was driven by momentum, and now that momentum is gone there's no fundamental support to hold up the stock price.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Salesforce, Science / Technology, Marketing, Startups, Oracle Corporation

18 hrs ago | InfoWorld

Happy Tax Day! Hope you kept your cloud receipts

Happy Tax Day! I suspect that many Americans are now getting around to filing. You're not alone if you're befuddled by some of the taxman's rules.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Scientific Computing/Instrument.

Enabling Dynamic Prioritization of Data in the Cloud

IBM inventors have patented a cloud computing invention that can improve quality of service for clients by enabling data to be dynamically modified, prioritized and shared across a cloud environment.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Inventions, Science, Computer Science

GigaOM

Microsoft is trying to be the platform company for big data apps, too

Microsoft showed off more its big data strategy on Tuesday in an event that touched on everything Excel to "ambient intelligence."

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Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, Science, Computer Science, Science / Technology, VMware, Software

Information Technology

Ubuntu 14.04 LTS the Cloud Platform of Choice

Canonical today announces Ubuntu 14.04 LTS will be released on 17th April 2014, bringing a new level of reliability, performance and interoperability to cloud and scale out environments with support and maintenance for five years.

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Related Topix: Ubuntu, Open Source Software, Science / Technology, Science, Computer Science, France, World News,

Sys-Con Media

The Benefits of Cloud-Based Endpoint Security

The cloud computing revolution is well underway and there are lots of benefits to be realized.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Science, Computer Science

Advance

A Move to the Cloud

Cloud computing is today's big buzz phrase, from personal cloud services to business infrastructure to sharing healthcare information.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Science, Computer Science, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, Gmail, iPhone App

CIO

Google Steps Up Competition with Amazon, Expands Cloud Platform to Asia

Google has expanded its Cloud Platform to include locally hosted computing capacity, storage and data bases for the Asia-Pacific region.

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Related Topix: Google, Startups, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, World News, Taiwan, Science / Technology

Sys-Con Media

How Service Virtualization Is Making Enterprise DevOps a Reality

Today's hyper competitive environment defined by unreasonable demands for speed and high expectations for quality and usability has forced companies to differentiate based on their technology.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Science, Computer Science

GigaOM

Here are 3 ways Aereo will tell the Supreme Court that it's legal

Aereo must go before the Supreme Court next week to explain how its tiny antenna service, which has rattled the TV industry, is legal.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology

Hollywood Reporter

Aereo to Face Uphill Battle in Supreme Court, Experts Say

With broadcasters on one side and the cloud computing business on the other, the stakes are high - and the case could go either way.

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Related Topix: US News, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Science / Technology, Samuel Alito, Watches, Antonin Scalia

CIO

Google Glass Gets Android KitKat, Loses Video Calling

Google frustrated a number of Glass Explorers yesterday when it announced the upcoming Glass XE16 software update, which brings Android KitKat to Glass, will drop a valuable feature: Video calling.

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Related Topix: Google, Startups, Science / Technology

Wall Street Journal

Acer Looks for Turnaround in the Clouds

Acer has posted net losses for the past three years after being hit particularly hard by the downturn in the personal computer industry.

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Related Topix: PC, Computers, Science / Technology, Opinion

Mon Apr 14, 2014

CIO

6 Cool Advances in Cloud Technology

CIO - Nothing ever changes in the cloud, right? That might seem to be the case if, say, a company starts using Box for sales presentations or relying on one of the many online accounting packages that works from anywhere and manages the security for you.

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Related Topix: CIO News, Science / Technology, High Performance Computing, Ipad, Science, Computer Science

PHONE+

Oracle Offers New Cloud Services

Based on the company's track record, probably not. But make no mistake, the company that makes the above claim Oracle itself is getting very serious about cloud computing.

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Related Topix: Startups, Oracle Corporation, Science / Technology, Science, Computer Science

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