Microsoft Unveils Cloud Strategy Called Azure

Dreyfuss, Joel
October 2008
Red Herring;10/28/2008, p8
Trade Publication
The article reports on the launch of Microsoft's cloud computing strategy called Windows Azure. The company conceded that it had to join the stampede or get run over for failing to place applications and data on the Internet. At its annual Professional Developers Conference in Los Angeles, California the company introduced Windows Azure, a cloud operating system that it promises will run applications to a multitude of devices, from servers and personal computers (PC) to the growing array of handhelds, mobile phones, and netbooks.


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