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August 21, 2013
IT service provider Press Ganey is using VMware's vCloud suite in its data center to deliver health care SaaS applications to its customers.
June 05, 2013
In her Cisco Partner Summit 2013 keynote address, Padmasree Warrior spoke of how the company's open platform strategy could benefit provider partners.
April 10, 2013
A chorus of tweets from attendees of the fourth annual Cloud Connect conference kept the rest of us updated during the four-day event.
March 13, 2013
This week, a feud heats up as AWS prices drop and VMware preps a public cloud. Plus: States debate cloud taxes; Rackspace updates its private cloud.
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