TITLE

Yahoo Enters The Cloud Via Zimbra

AUTHOR(S)
Medford, Cassimir
PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Red Herring;10/28/2008, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the entry of Yahoo into the cloud computing market as its subsidiary Zimbra said schools will be able to access its open-source messaging and collaboration services on the Internet. Sunnyvale, California-based Zimbra, which Yahoo acquired just over a year ago, gives Yahoo a stake in cloud computing, often called SaaS, or software as a service. Yahoo joins IBM, Google, Amazon, Sun, Cisco, Microsoft, and hundreds of smaller companies that are offering services without the management headaches of installed hardware and software.
ACCESSION #
36603071

 

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