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Cloudera's IPO Gets a Warm Wall Street Welcome

After almost a decade as a high-profile startup, data crunching specialist Cloudera is now a public company.

Cloudera’s first day trading kicked off with a bang Friday when it’s shares rose 20% to $18.10 at the market’s close after the company… 555 more words


Tech Industry Forecast: It's Cloudy All Over

If you want to see where information technology is headed, look no further than the earnings reports from three key companies on Thursday. All of them—Amazon, Google, and Microsoft—are building massive cloud computing businesses. 573 more words


Microsoft Touts LinkedIn and Cloud Opportunities

Microsoft is very focused on growing LinkedIn and its cloud computing business.

That’s what Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella told analysts during the company’s latest quarterly earnings… 525 more words


Amazon Profits Jump on Cloud and Online Retail Sales

Amazon.com reported first-quarter revenue and profit that topped analysts’ estimates, driven by sustained growth in online retail sales and its profitable cloud business, sending its shares up more than 4% in extended trading on Thursday. 157 more words


Google Exec Says Its Cloud Could Surpass Amazon Cloud by 2022

Google senior vice president Diane Greene this weekend said she thinks the Google Cloud Platform could surpass market leader Amazon Web Services by 2022. Her remarks came at a… 569 more words


Microsoft Claims Shipping Giant Maersk as Big Cloud Win

Score one for Microsoft Azure in its battle for big, industrial cloud customers. Maersk , the world’s largest shipping company, says it will use Azure cloud services to fuel its IT modernization efforts. 773 more words