Cloud Computing

Editor's Note:Considering the Cloud

Is cloud computing ready for primetime? Let us know what you think
by Jeff James


Cloud Computing: Clearing the Fog around Cloud Computing
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A Closer Look at the Windows Azure Platform and the Business Productivity Online Suite
by Karen Forster

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                    <a runat="server" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;" onkeypress="window.open(this.href);return false;" ToolTip="Privacy in the Cloud Computing Era: A Microsoft Perspective" href="http://download.microsoft.com/download/3/9/1/3912e37e-5d7a-4775-b677-b7c2baf10807/cloud_privacy_wp_102809.pdf">
                      <strong>Privacy in the CloudComputing Era</strong>: A Microsoft Perspective</a>
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                    <a runat="server" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;" onkeypress="window.open(this.href);return false;" ToolTip="NSF Open Azure to Researchers" href="http://redmondmag.com/articles/2010/02/05/microsoft-and-nsf-open-azure-to-researchers.aspx">
                      <strong>Microsoft, NSF OpenAzure to Researchers</strong>
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                    <br />by David Nagel</p>
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                      <strong>Can We Secure CloudComputing? Can WeAfford Not To?</strong>
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                    <br />by Microsoft BlueHat Blog</p>
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                      <strong>Microsoft to Congress:Time to Seed CloudComputing</strong>
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Toolbox: New Products for IT Professionals

Greg Steen discusses free tools that can help you manage multiple systems, obtain IP address information, and create database queries
by Greg Steen

Windows PowerShell: Cool Pipeline Tricks Redux

Take advantage of pipeline parameter binding to turn complex tasks into one-line Windows PowerShell commands
by Don Jones

Geek of All Trades: Extend your Applications and Data to…Everywhere!

Using Remote Desktop Services (RDS) to help you keep the lights on and the servers running
by Greg Shields

ff394358(v=msdn.10).mdWindows Confidential: Evolution of the File Property Timestamp

Raymond offers up a detailed explanation of how different version of Windows register file timestamps
by Raymond Chen

ff394353(v=msdn.10).mdUtility Spotlight: Office Web Apps

This year, Microsoft brings us Office 2010 and also a new version of the Office Web Apps
by Lance Whitney

ff394369(v=msdn.10).mdThe Cable Guy: The Name Resolution Policy Table

Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 include the NRPT feature, designed to simplify DNS management
by Joseph Davies

ff394355(v=msdn.10).mdExchange Queue & A: Installing Exchange 2003/2007 in an Exchange 2010 Environment

Henrik answers reader email about using Exchange 2003/2007 in an Exchange 2010 environment and discusses changes that Exchange 2010 brings to cross-forest mailbox moves
by Henrik Walther