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hyper-v cloud


Apple v. Samsung

The electronics titans square off in a tangled tale of mobile technology, centered on Apple's iPhone


Target picks Microsoft's virtualization software

The retailer rolls out Microsoft's Hyper-v technology to 1,700 stores, giving the software giant's cloud computing a boost.

By March 21, 2011


Microsoft, Oracle join forces to stomp on cloud rivals

"Frenemies" Microsoft and Oracle just cemented a new partnership. Here's what is really new and worth knowing about the alliance.

By June 24, 2013


Microsoft to fast-track private clouds

Hyper-V Cloud is designed to help businesses set up their own private clouds more quickly and with existing hardware vendors.

By November 8, 2010


Microsoft hungry to eat VMware's lunch

Software maker tells CNET it's posting an open letter to VMware customers, aiming to get them to think twice before signing long-term deals with the virtualization leader.

By August 30, 2010


Microsoft talks virtualization and cloud

Microsoft's virtual Server and Tools Business industry analyst meeting last week emphasized reducing costs today but also placed a lot of focus on forward-looking technologies.

By June 15, 2009


VMware unveils its cloud OS

With vSphere 4, VMware is attempting to bridge virtualized data centers--now known as "private clouds"--and growing cloud computing services from the likes of Amazon.com and others.

By April 21, 2009


VMware takes its turn at cloud computing

The virtualization company announces a Virtual Datacenter Operating System and a plan to reassure enterprises that it can make cloud computing work for them.

By September 15, 2008


Q&A: Citrix exec says cloud to carry Xen against VMware

Ian Pratt, Citrix's vice president of special products, explains how the company is looking to Xen's foothold in cloud computing to mount a challenge to the virtualization leader.

By October 27, 2008


Windows 8 debuts at Microsoft Build (live blog)

Microsoft shows off the next Windows, from the Metro UI to cloud services to hardware, at its Build conference in Anaheim, Calif. Plus: a look at IE10. CNET is there to bring you the news.

By September 13, 2011


Muglia on Google, Azure, and the future of Windows Server

In an interview, the head of Microsoft's server software unit talks about what businesses want--and don't want--from the cloud.

By June 8, 2010