With over 15,000 developers creating apps for the new smartphone OS, Microsoft may actually be able to compete with the likes of Apple's 300,000 applications in their apps store and Google's 100,000 applications for the Android platform. And if so, a break-out would make it possible for the WP 7 owner to make their smart phone more useful for their specific purposes. Find out whats in store.
With only 3000 apps in the Marketplace, Microsoft Windows Phone 7 stands out
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Whether you're planning your cloud migration strategy or already in the cloud, making accurate cloud decisions requires a deep analytical approach. This paper discusses the main objectives to achieve, top questions to ask, and the analytics you need at each stage of your cloud journey. You'll learn:
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The open source cloud computing project OpenStack has come a long way since NASA and Rackspace launched it in 2010. Backed by leading technology infrastructure providers including Cisco, Dell, EMC, HP, IBM, Intel, and VMware, OpenStack underpins significant workloads at an increasingly diverse set of organizations, including BWM, CERN, Comcast, eBay, and Wal-Mart. For CIOs engaged in broader programs to win, serve, and retain customers -- and refocus business technology (BT) spend -- a planned and pragmatic …