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Symantec eyes pay-per-use software

Virtualization may spell the end of expensive long-term software-licensing deals, enabling the monitoring of each software instance use, according to the security company.

By October 9, 2008


Microsoft outlines pay-per-use PC vision

In a patent application, Redmond argues that you would benefit from metered computing by having a PC with an extended "useful life."

By December 29, 2008


Totango set to enhance SaaS sales tools

A new company is helping software-as-a-service companies dance their way into more sales.

By July 28, 2011


Cloud computing's killer applications

While 2010 was clearly the year in which cloud computing defined itself, 2011 is shaping up to be the year in which cloud clearly demonstrates what it is good for.

By February 14, 2011


Footy tech: how video is being used for coaching

Love or hate the video ref, it's not the only way video and other new technologies are being used in football. Here's a look at how the AFL's Adelaide Crows are using tech behind the scenes to improve on-ground performance.

By February 9, 2011


The top 12 gifts of cloud from 2010

As this historic year wraps up, let's take a look back at what shaped the burgeoning cloud computing market in 2010. Of course, with the holidays upon us, it only seems right to choose the top 12.

By December 20, 2010


How evolution begat the cloud revolution

Cloud computing is a revolutionary IT trend. But, as with many such revolutions, it comes about from the convergence of a number of largely evolutionary threads of change.

By December 9, 2010


Hedge your bets in cloud computing

The future role of cloud computing is in many ways unpredictable and ever changing. What balance of traditional infrastructure, private clouds, and public cloud services will your IT department consume in the next three years? Five years? The trick is to hedge your bets wherever you can.

By July 31, 2010


HP launches new cloud efforts in Asia

HP has announced the opening of a new development lab to support cloud initiatives, but is it coming too late to the party?

By February 24, 2010


AT&T unleashes new messaging phones and cloud services

AT&T announces four new messaging cell phones and cloud-based services to enhance messaging, media sharing, and contacts management.

By March 15, 2010