Have Microsoft lost the plot?

Before you put pen to paper on a topic like this you have to challenge yourself before you make such a bold statement – so note the question mark. Peter Drucker wisely noted, “Business has only two basic functions: marketing and innovation.” High tech is uniquely a product of both. Inbound marketing leads to innovation, or at very least appropriately …

JonHave Microsoft lost the plot?

Which flavour cloud – elastic, azure or a bit of apple sir?

Firstly, I have not managed to finish this post. It was only meant to be a quick run down which has just got bigger the more I am thinking about this. Anyway, it’s not a deep technical view more of a pull it into a single page who are the main players and some wildcats. So in no particular order …

JonWhich flavour cloud – elastic, azure or a bit of apple sir?

Hosting – the battle begins – Zimbra, VMWare and a bit of Cisco

You could see this coming. The market has been gearing up to take a ‘pop’ at Microsoft and there are some very clever people with the cash to go and pull something together. I suppose it was inevitable that Zimbra was going to be acquired away from Yahoo, it was in the wrong place to go after the ‘business’ space. …

JonHosting – the battle begins – Zimbra, VMWare and a bit of Cisco