A survey of 70 Windows Server 2012 early adopters from across the globe reveals that they expect, on average, 52% reduction in downtime, 41% reduction in workload deployment time, and 15 hours of productivity time saved per year, per employee.
by: Asia Cloud Forum editors 11-Sep-2012
Microsoft plans to hire more than 1,000 staff and invest over US$500 million in R&D initiatives in China next year. Over the next five years, it will work with local governments to build cloud-based smart cities, and to provide cloud-based e-government solutions.
by: Asia Cloud Forum editors 06-Sep-2012
Microsoft addresses some common concerns about the voting platform set up behind the Miss Hong Kong 2012 voting application: why it couldn't auto-provision more server capacities, the intricacies of building a truly scalable application, and more.
by: Carol Ko 29-Aug-2012
TVB found unusual attempts to access its beauty pageant voting system in its initial investigation, following thousands of audience that failed to vote for the champion on a cloud-enabled voting application.
by: Computerworld Hong Kong staff 27-Aug-2012
Tiger Airways is providing Microsoft Office 365 cloud-based communications and collaboration tools to its more than 1,000 employees. The solution encompasses cloud-based professional email, secure file sharing, video conferencing and instant messaging.
by: Asia Cloud Forum editors 07-Aug-2012
SMBs are rapidly adopting cloud computing to boost efficiency and cut IT costs. Yet they continue to express concerns about privacy in the cloud.
by: Asia Cloud Forum editors 25-Jul-2012
Samsung, which provides Smart TV service in 120 countries around the world, is adopting Windows Azure cloud technology to manage its Smart TV infrastructure.
by: Asia Cloud Forum editors 03-Jul-2012
With more than 50% of end user organizations in Indonesia either actively searching and/or planning to adopt public cloud services within the next 12 to 24 months, PT XL Axiata, a telecom and data services company, is poised to seize opportunities in the cloud computing space.
by: Khoo Boo Leong 26-Jun-2012
Launched in 2008, Yammer provides a standalone private social network service for corporate users on cross devices, including iPhone, iPad, Android, Blackberry and Windows.
by: Asia Cloud Forum editors 26-Jun-2012
SolarWinds is giving organizations the flexibility to manage one or both VMware and Hyper-V hypervisors as they build out a foundation for private cloud.
by: Asia Cloud Forum editors 12-Jun-2012