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Microsoft gives the Russian Federal Security Service access to source code for Windows Server 2008 R2, Office 2010 and SQL Server, thus bringing the 'more eyeballs, more secure code' argument back to the surface. Only this time, it isn't about Windows vs. Linux. And that's not the only recent twist out of Redmond: Azure will come in more than one shade.
Tags: cloud computing, Azure, Windows Server 2008, windows os, windows vs. linux
Microsoft is taking a page from SCO's playbook, suing Salesforce.com over nine
CRM-related patents on which it claims the CRM vendor is infringing. Clearly,
both companies believe cloud computing is critical to their future. With the
cloud landscape still forming, is Microsoft prepared to do whatever it takes
to be chief kingpin?
Tags: cloud computing, Microsoft, Azure, CRM, Salesforce.com
Microsoft will start charging customers for its Azure Cloud Service on February first. Standard rates for a virtualized Windows Server ranges from 12 cents to 96 cents per hour.