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Microsoft releases Windows Azure Hyper-V Recovery Manager

After months of beta testing and experimentation, Microsoft has finally released the much awaited feature for Windows Azure, Hyper-V Recovery Manager. Windows Azure Hyper-V Recovery Manager Through Hyper-V Recovery Manager, you can make realtime asynchronous copy of Virtual Machines (VMs) […]

Microsoft announces an improved Office 365 Message Center

Announced back in August 1 2013, the Message Center is now getting some new features, improving its functionality. Microsoft outlined the newly added features in an announcement yesterday. Message Center is an in-product experience that complements the service alert emails […]

Microsoft announces new enterprise cloud solutions

Microsoft announced its new range of enterprise products and services to support organizations in meeting their cloud computing requirements and overcome challenges, prevailing in the IT industry. Microsoft’s Executive Vice President – Cloud and Enterprise, Satya Nadella said that as […]

CCleaner announces Agomo, a cloud-based PC maintenance tool

Technology is making  life easier for all of us and especially for prolific computer users. The latest cloud based software from Piriform now allows you to maintain your Windows PC from anywhere, by just using your web browser. Piriform, the […]

Microsoft tweaks Windows Azure, shows developer opportunity on Windows

Microsoft showcased the developer opportunity to thousands of developers present physically and online in the keynotes delivered by Satya Nadella, President, Server and Tools Business and Steve Guggenheimer, Corporate VP of Developer Platform Evangelism. Microsoft announced the availability of its Cloud […]

Microsoft to build a new $677 million data center in Iowa

Microsoft has announced its plans of building a new US $677 million data center in West Des Moines in the state of Iowa. The new project will serve as an expansion to the already existing data center there and will […]

Microsoft takes the fight against botnets to the Cloud!

Malicious software is a  grave risk to computer users, businesses and Internet users in general. These risks can be in the form of bank fraud, denial of service attacks, identity and intellectual property theft and many more. Computer users who […]

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Copy, the Fair Cloud Storage service announces 15GB free for all

Copy, a multi-platform storage company backed by Barracuda, has announced increased online storage for its own Copy users from 5GB to 15GB. First Google, and now it’s Copy that announces increased cloud storage for its users from 5GB to 15GB.The […]

Google Apps users to get 15 GB of Unified Storage for Free

In next few weeks, if you see your Google Apps storage space rising by some folds do not get surprised. Yes, Google in a blog post made an announcement that it is raising its file storage limit from 5GB to […]

Norton Zone, new secure file sharing service officially released

Symantec recently announced Norton Zone for consumers, a new secure file sharing service that allows users to safely access, sync and share photos, videos and documents from any of their PC, Mac, Android or iOS devices. Norton Zone has been […]

Windows Azure Media Services is now publicly available for use

Launched some months ago in the preview mode, Windows Azure Media Services has now been made available publicly. Many of its core components has been improved significantly! Keeping in mind, it is important for any service or offering to integrate […]

Microsoft’s Cloud Coach to bring Windows Server 2012 to your city

If you want to experience Windows Server 2012, Microsoft is presenting a great opportunity to you. Microsoft India has launched an initiative, where it plans to take a Cloud Coach to around 20 cities in India, talking about Windows Server 2012. […]

Panda Cloud Antivirus now offers anti-exploit protection

Former version of Panda Cloud Antivirus AV 2.0 boasted many UI changes, included support for Microsoft’s latest OS – Windows 8, and had a solid disinfection engine. That’s past! The new version, Panda Cloud Antivirus AV 2.1 is out and […]

SugarSync Redesigns its Cloud Storage Service

After working for more than a year over design, SugarSync, the award-winning service launched the public Beta version of their 2.0 storage service. The cloud-based file-syncing service now uses a simple drag-and-drop interface for letting its users sync files and […]

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Microsoft Accelerator For Windows Azure Launched In India

Windows Azure is Microsoft’s he cloud computing platform used for building, hosting and scaling web applications through Microsoft data centers. The open and flexible computing platform has been growing exponentially since its launch and this announcement is all the evidence […]

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AICTE becomes Microsoft’s largest cloud customer

At a press conference in New Delhi, India, representatives of All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) announced that the council would deploy Microsoft’s Live@edu over the next three months to more than 10,000 technical colleges and institutes throughout India. […]

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SkyDrive, Meet Your Rival Google Drive

First things first – Google Drive is still on paper at the time of writing this piece while Microsoft SkyDrive is already established as a leading cloud storage service. Google Drive has been an aspiration of Google since 2006. It […]

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Video: Microsoft unveils vision on the future of productivity

Microsoft has created and released a video to help tell the story of the unfolding future in technology, as it see’s it. The video shows Microsoft’s vision for a future where technology extends and highlights mankinds  productive capabilities and helps […]

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24 Hours in the Cloud – A Virtual event by User Groups

GITCA, the Global IT Community Association, together with Microsoft User Group Support Services,  has announced a 24 hours in the Cloud virtual event. Over one day, 24 user groups will each present for an hour on a Cloud related topic […]

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Google releases Cloud Connect for Microsoft Office

Google has released a beta of a “Google Cloud Connect for Microsoft Office” plugin for Google Apps for Business users, that allows them to save their Microsoft Office files automatically to Google Docs. Currently it is available to select beta […]

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OpenStack Cloud Software comes to Windows Server

Microsoft today announced that it has partnered with Cloud.com to provide integration and support of Windows Server 2008 R2 Hyper-V to the OpenStack project. OpenStack is a collection of open source technology products delivering a scalable, secure, standards-based cloud computing […]

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Windows Intune beta to be decommissioned tomorrow

The first Windows Intune beta which launched in April 2010 will be decommissioned on August 9th, 2010. After this date, you will no longer be able to manage computers with the April release.

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Docs.com now supports Facebook Pages

Docs.com from Microsoft Fuse Labs, now supports Facebook Pages. You can now collaborate on docs with other page administrators, share docs with your fans, and add the Docs profile tab to your Page.

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Microsoft Online Services Available for Purchase Worldwide

Microsoft today announced that organizations of all sizes can purchase the Business Productivity Online Suite, a part of Microsoft Online Services. The suite or its individual services, including Microsoft Exchange Online, Microsoft SharePoint Online, Microsoft Office Communications Online and Microsoft […]