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With a reported app list of 10,191, the Microsoft Marketplace also reaches a growth rate of nearly 500 new apps each week. With Apple and Google's efforts to draw app developers into the smartphone community, Microsoft rides the wave of ambitious new developers, requiring much less effort to enticed developers to do what they do best, develop smartphone apps. Regardless of the large pool of resources, Microsoft will still have to work hard to compete in the smartphone market.
Microsoft's developer recruiting efforts start to pay-off with over 1,200 new apps added to the Windows Market place since the effort began
The software-defined data center (SDDC) and new trends in cloud and virtualization bring increased agility, automation, and intelligent services and management to all areas of the data center. Businesses can now more easily manage the entire lifecycle of their applications and services via the SDDC. This Aberdeen analyst report examines how a strong foundation in both the cloud and internal data centers is empowering organizations to fully leverage their IT infrastructure and is also preparing them to be able …
Virtual, Physical, and Cloud based servers. Each of the three has its own strengths and weaknesses. Each also introduces its own set of issues for data backup and recovery management, business service levels, and costs. Simplifying how data is stored, managed, backed up and recovered across these platforms can bring direct and rapid benefits, without limiting storage choices. It's time for a more rational approach. It's time for a unified solution.